Founded in 1968, Emergency Beacon Corp ( EBC ) is a recognized world leader in the development, production and sales of avionics used in aviation related Search and Rescue. With full government approval on all its models, EBC has sold more Search and Rescue equipment than any other company in the world. All products are designed by professional engineers and are supported by a full array of service technicians.In 2003 Emergency Beacon Corporation merged with its affiliates Glatzer Industries Corporation and ELTs Unlimited, Inc Because of the merger, EBC is now the home of DEFT-1 and SHARC-7 Emergency Locator Transmitters ( ELTs ) and provides support and repair services for those transmitters as well as the EBC line.All of our Emergency Locator Transmitters are designed to be fully portable, in the belief that an ELT should stay with the pilot after an accident. The cabin-mount ELTs can immediately be taken from their bracket and used outside the aircraft. The aft-mount ELTs are more difficult to retrieve but they, too, can be removed from their bracket and used outside the aircraft with the attached portable antenna. The EBC 102-series, EBC 302-series and EBC 502-series ELTs are designed to mount in the cabin. The DEFT-1 and SHARC-7 ELTs mount in the aft section.Emergency Beacon Corporation has a complete line of EBC 406-series Emergency Locator Transmitters. There are several different models, some for cabin mount, some for aft mount and some for helicopter use.EBC is the only factory approved maintenance facility for its products. It is an FAA Certified Repair Station ( EYCR 558X ).