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beacon tester
Released in late 2022, the new portable host device measures new protocols with the same great performance.
Aid Ukraine beacon tester
WST was contacted by the Aviation State Border Guard Service of Ukraine in need of help, and quickly donated a new BT200 Beacon Tester.
Beacon Testers WST
Kelowna company steps up to help the war effort in Ukraine. WST received an email from the war-ravaged country in early March.
cospas sarsat
This is a result of hard work and collaboration among governments, ground- segment equipment and beacon manufacturers.
emergency beacon
The call for help came from a man and his grandson in the forest park when they became lost in a dense patch of bush.
EPIRB
A volunteer crew was tasked after an EPIRB was activated by a distressed vessel with three people on board off the Illawarra Coast.
EPIRB
The man onboard swiftly activated his EPIRB, sending out a distress signal that would soon summon his rescue.
search and rescue
255 people were pulled from the water, 44 were saved from aviation incidents and 51 were rescued on land, where  PLBs were used.
emergency beacon
They were carrying and activated their properly registered emergency beacon and were all believed to have been wearing lifejackets.
Beacon
The 34-year-old backcountry skier from Calgary was located after an SOS emergency beacon was activated from a mountain hut,
EPIRB rescue kayak
The man said the EPIRB saved his life as it's signal pinpointed his location, alerting the Rescue Coordination Centre (RCCNZ).
PLB personal locator beacon
The teenager was wearing a lifejacket and carrying a PLB before heading to sea, two important factors to a positive outcome.
ELT tester
AIS Testing BT200
AIS Testing BT200
AIS Testing BT200
AIS Testing BT200
AIS Testing BT200
WST Antenna 420-100
WST Antenna MGAA SMA
WST Antenna 100-GAA-SMA-M
WST Cable 130-029
WST Cable 130-002
WST BT200 screen
WST BT200 screen