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ACR Named Winner in Florida Sterling Awards

Leading safety and survival equipment supplier celebrates second honor of 2018 FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, June 6th, 2018 — Safety and survival specialist ACR Electronics, Inc. has been recognized as one of the highest-performing manufacturers in Florida as a winner at the annual Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Award Ceremony. The Broward County-based company was presented with the…

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ACR Acquires Flight Data Systems

ACR Electronics, Inc., the global leader in safety and survival technologies, today confirmed that Drew Marine UK Holdings Ltd. has acquired Flight Data Systems Pty. Ltd., a provider of flight data recorders, ground support equipment, and electronics manufacturing for the global aviation industry. Flight Data Systems will report into ACR Electronics, Inc., a Drew Marine operating unit. The acqu…

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ARTEX Personal Locator Beacon (designed for pilots, crew and passengers) expands ARTEX range of safety equipment for aircraft and helicopters.

ACR Electronics, Inc. expands the ARTEX range of safety products for the aviation market with the introduction of the ARTEX Personal Locator Beacon (PLB). Its market-leading small size and weight means it easily fits into a pocket or life vest without impeding activity and taking up minimal space, ensuring it is readily accessible in an emergency. Approved to meet Cospas-Sarsat requirements, the …

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South Florida Manufacturer of the Year

Broward County based survival gear manufacturer catering to the marine, outdoor, aviation and military markets announced today that they were named South Florida’s Manufacturer of the Year. ACR Electronics, Inc. was recognized by the South Florida Manufacturers Association (SFMA) at their “Annual SFMA Recognition of Excellence” banquet and awards presentation, hosted at The Signature Grand where …

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ARTEX Launches the ELT 4000 Emergency Locator Transmitter the First FAA Special Conditions Exempt ELT Available on the Market

ACR Electronics unveils the world’s first and only 406 MHz approved non-rechargeable lithium battery special conditions exempt transport-grade alkaline battery-powered solution. ARTEX, an ACR Electronics, Inc. brand, is introducing the world’s only 406 MHz approved transport-grade alkaline battery-powered Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT).  The development of the innovative ARTEX ELT 4000 featu…

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ACR Electronics and Ocean Signal Highlight Enhanced Life-Saving Benefits of their MEOSAR-Compatible Beacons

ACR Electronics and Ocean Signal Highlight Enhanced Life-Saving Benefits of their MEOSAR-Compatible Beacons  Leading range of EPIRBs and PLBs offer faster signal detection and greater location accuracy enabled by next-gen satellite system ACR Electronics, Inc. and Ocean Signal are highlighting to all boaters how the life-saving capabilities of its distress beacons and the importance of including…

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