The First VHF Radio with AIS & GPS Receiver Built In
This 25 Watt full featured VHF radio has a dual channel AIS receiver built-in as well as a 66 Channel GPS receiver. Because there is a built in GPS you don’t have to connect the GX 2200 to a chartplotter or GPS antenna to receive AIS or DSC information. The Oversized Display shows AIS target information including call sign, ship name, bearing, distance and more. You can also share the AIS information to your chartplotter with a NMEA 0183 connection. Need to remotely control the VHF from your cockpit of fly bridge? The Matrix AIS is RAM3 remote mic capable to control all VHF, DSC functions at a second station. The Standard Horizon Matrix AIS/GPS VHF Radio is exceptional in both design in performance and safety.
DSC and Hailer
The Matrix AIS also has class D DSC and distress functions which can transmit a MAYDAY signal including vessel identification lat/ lon and time in case of emergency. The built-in loud hailer also has 30 watts of power with both fog signalling and listen back.
Feature Packed Rugged Design
The internal GPS can also be used as a navigation tool to know your location and save waypoints, up to 100. The Matrix AIS GX2200 is waterproof and has a big, bright LCD display, large channed tuning knob, channel changing microphone, programmable scan, all US and International channels, 10 NOAA weather channels and weather alert. It's also backed with a 3 year warranty.