This model was manufactured at the Aerocoché plant in the water sports facilities of Salles sur Cérou, in the Tarn french departement.
It was designed for the princes Aziz, Dawood & Hashim, corporate executives of the "Masqat Airways" air transport company, and allows them to enjoy sailing along the Omani coastline with its 600-km range in the plane version.
(ProJo) Ahoy there, mateys! Have you checked out the fleet of iPhone apps to help you navigate, race, cruise or just play armchair sailing games? Most are modestly priced if not free. A few require more of a financial commitment, but we’re still talking $10 to $50. READ MORE
Many of the older technology DSC VHF radios will no longer be valid after March 2011. Here's what to look for when shopping for recreational VHF radios. Read More In short, older SC101 Digital Selective Calling receivers which do not have the dedicated DSC channel 70 will no longer be valid for sale. New radios should have the updated CLASS D Digital Selective Calling technology which includes the Digital Selective Calling channel 70 and have the ability to over-ride the automated switching to channel 16 when DSC broadcast is heard so that critical bridge-to-bridge and Vessel Traffic Services type calls are not put in jeopardy.