GME NEWS

Monday, November 12, 2018
GME PLB ASSISTS IN RESCUE OF AUSTRALIAN HIKER IN FRANCE

On the 22nd of September 2018 French authorities detected a transmission from a GME Personal Locator Beacon (PLB), activated by two Australians hiking in the French Pyrenees, when a member of the party suffered a life-threatening injury after being gored by a charging cow.

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Friday, October 26, 2018
UNDERSTANDING ANTENNA GAIN AND DBI

When buying an antenna there are a few aspects to consider to ensure you get the antenna that is right for you. Gain and dBi might sound confusing at first but are important considerations in choosing the right antenna.

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Friday, August 17, 2018
GME DROUGHT RELIEF FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN

GME announces Drought Relief Fundraising Campaign to assist in raising funds for the Buy A Bale Drought Assistance Campaign.

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Friday, August 10, 2018
XRS™ CONNECT FIRMWARE UPDATE

XRS™ Connect Voice Playback is a brand-new feature available for the XRS™ Connect range of UHF CB Radios, enabling users to record all voice transmissions received from other radios. The user can then quickly and easily play back the recorded transmissions via the supplied OLED controller microphone, ensuring missed calls are a problem of the past.

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
GME EPIRB RECALL UPDATE

In July 2014 Standard Communications Pty Ltd issued a voluntary recall on a specific range of GME MT400/MT401/MT403 EPIRBs manufactured between January 2005 and February 2008. Standard Communications Pty Ltd advises that having fulfilled all of our moral and legal obligations the GME EPIRB recall program is now considered closed.

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
PERSONAL LOCATOR BEACON SAVES PILOT IN NORTHERN TERRITORY HELICOPTER CRASH

The pilot of a Robinson Helicopter, who was the sole occupant, was successfully rescued last week after his GME Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) alerted authorities of his crash and location.

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