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ACR Electronics Emergency Beacons Take NOAA’s Database to Over Half a Million

A milestone registration update from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) database which recently hit a record number of 500,000 registered 406 MHz emergency beacons. The beacon to make that milestone was an ACR Electronics ResQLink Personal Locator Beacon (PLB), owned by a Coast Guard Auxiliary member in Rhode Island. Shortly after that the 500,001st beacon successfully regi…

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ACR Electronics Partners with Sea Tow To Launch Emergency Beacon Rental Program

ACR Electronics, a Drew Marine Company recently announced they are celebrating their 60th anniversary this year. To celebrate this milestone anniversary, ACR Electronics made a commitment to participate in more philanthropic projects like sponsoring Sea Tow Foundation’s new emergency beacon rental program. ACR will provide ResQLink Personal Locator Beacons (PLBs) and GlobalFIX V4 Emergency Positio…

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Florida Boaters Now Eligible for Discount

ACR Electronics, a Drew Marine company, reminds Florida boaters with proof of a *properly registered 406 MHz emergency beacon that under House Bill (HB) 427 they are now eligible for a discount off of their annual DMV boater registration. Governor Rick Scott signed CS/HB 427 this past spring. Discounts vary depending on the size of the owner’s vessel. Mother Carly Black and father Blu Stephanos co…

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