GK615 & GK616 Portable VHF Stations

GK615 & GK616 Portable VHF Stations

Air Traffic Management Model Number: 11 / Part Number: 11

Compact and robust, the GK615 (6W) and GK616 (10W) portable VHF radios offer a smart and easy solution for mobile and backup communications for airport authorities and air traffic services. Available in several RF power output variants with assorted accessories.

Air traffic services require efficient, reliable and user friendly communication equipment. Assembled with quality-proven components, engineered with state-of-the-art technology and driven with a customer-centric philosophy, our radio-communications solutions are meant to be flexible and scalable.

Designed for operations at airfields and airports in a very demanding environment, the GK615 and GK616 portable VHF stations offer latest technology and support all frequency channels in the aeronautical frequency range, adjustable in 25 kHz and 8,33 kHz steps. The user friendly operator menu and the extensive setup possibilities allow a very personal setup for the user. The large, clear and dazzle-free LC display shows the active frequency and either the standby frequency or memory channel.

With an output power of 6W or 10W, the transmitter is strong enough for medium range communications, ensuring a low cost of ownership for the customer. The robust aluminium case includes dry-lead–acid battery technology, charging can be easily accessed via a socket located on the front panel.

The GK615 and GK616 transceivers are also available with an EASA/FAA certified aircraft radio, ideally suited for hot air balloons or as emergency aircraft radios.


RF Power 6 W and 10 W RF-power variants
Battery power supply 12/24 VDC (maintenance-free, rechargeable)
Channel spacing 25 and 8.33 kHz
Frequency range 118.000-136.990 MHz
Socket for battery charging on front panel
Dual watch function (monitoring two frequencies during TX/RX)
Selectable and adjustable squelch levels
Parameter setting via user menu
9 free editable memory channels
Non-volatile memory
Emergency mode
4 fully configurable audio outputs
Compliant with ETSI standards and type approved for ATM applications
Available with an EASA/FAA Certified transceiver for airborne usage