Clear, reliable voice and data communication between port management and their many teams plays a pivotal role in delivering operational efficiency and improved safety and security. This can be especially difficult when this has to be done across large areas with containers and mechanical handling ...
Icom UK is supporting the Lasham Gliding Society this year when they host the British Club Class Gliding Championships as well as the Lasham Regionals between the 25th May to the 2nd June 2013. Lasham has a long history of running Gliding Championships and is the largest gliding centre in UK.
Darrell Bosley (Icom UK Commercial Product Specialist) and Ian Lockyer (Icom UK Marketing Manager) will be taking part in the London to Brighton bike ride to raise funds for the British Heart Foundation.
2013 marks the Centenary of the Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB) the 20,000 strong body that represents Britain’s radio amateurs. The RSGB is pleased to announce that its Patron, HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, KG, KT will be joining the Society for Centenary Day at the National Radio...
Icom has announced information for the 2013 D-STAR QSO Party, an annual contest that promotes the amateur (ham) radio hobby around the world through D-STAR (Digital Smart Technologies for Amateur Radio.)
The inland waterways are becoming busier with increased commercial traffic and new pleasure craft. Many new boaters may not be fully familiar with the waterway or with traditional means of communication such as sound signals or flags. Both these factors have produced a situation where marine VHF ra...
Over several years, Icom UK have had the great pleasure of being associated with Motorcycle News journalist, Michael Neeves. As senior road tester, Michael is in the envious position of riding a huge range of bikes every year and his opinion is highly regarded by readers. Michael has a regular vide...
One of the success stories of the last few decades has been the success of retail two way radio networks that aim to reduce crime and antisocial behaviour in the urban environment. By bringing retailers together onto a shared two way radio network, these systems have been effective in protecting em...
The new IC-M73PLUS from Icom builds on many of the features that made the IC-M71 the choice of many maritime professionals across the globe but also incorporates two new important features; a new voice recording function and Icom’s active Noise Cancelling Technology.
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On show at Seawork 2013 will be Icom’s new range of marine VHF radios as well as its new Marine Commander Navigation System.
If you are responsible for the management of a Stadium there may be a huge range of communication issues that you wish to deliver on. Your two way radio fleet may be nearing the end of its economic life, they may be performing poorly or the battery life may not be as good as it once was. Alternati...
Icom UK, together with the team from YBW.com, one of the UK’s leading marine community web portals, have updated Icom UK’s microsite to include the latest developments in marine radio including ‘Handheld DSC’ and ‘AIS’.
It's not too long until our three competitions running until the end of April 2013 finish, offering you the opportunity of winning either a MXA-5000 Dual Channel AIS receiver , IC-R6 Compact Wideband Handheld Receiver or ID-31E UHF D-STAR Digital Transceiver.