FURUNO ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
Marine Electronic Products Division
Furuno Electric Company has found that the FA-170 AIS (Automatic Identification System) contains a defect that exhibits the symptoms that are described below. We apologize for this situation and would like to assure that the defect will be corrected. If you have the FA-170, please contact the nearest dealer/distributor of FURUNO.
Description of the defect
In the sea area within 1.5 nautical miles from the ship equipped with the FA-170, interference or desensitization on the voice communication occurs on the CH 84, 85, 2084 and 2085.
Please accept our sincere apology for any inconvenience caused. Should you require further clarification, please do not hesitate to contact us or one of our local representatives.
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