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NEN-EN 282

Avalanche beacons - Transmitter/receiver systems - Safety requirements a nd testing

active, Most Current
Organization: NEN
Publication Date: 1 May 1992
Status: active
Page Count: 10
ICS Code (Winter sports equipment): 97.220.20
ICS Code (Accident and disaster control): 13.200
scope:

This standard is applicable to systems used for searching for and/or finding of avalanche hidden persons, this means for direct rescue. These systems are denominated as avalanche beacons and shall comprise a transmitter as well as a receiver part. This standard distinguishes between two types of beacons: - type 1 single frequency beacons (457 kHz) - type 2 double frequency beacons (2,275 kHz and 457 kHz) temporary type, compatible to beacons with frequency 2,275 kHz. It is the purpose of this standard to ensure the practical interoperability of products from different manufacturers and their reliability.

Document History

NEN-EN 282
May 1, 1992
Avalanche beacons - Transmitter/receiver systems - Safety requirements a nd testing
This standard is applicable to systems used for searching for and/or finding of avalanche hidden persons, this means for direct rescue. These systems are denominated as avalanche beacons and shall...
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