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RTCA DO-204B:2018

RTCA DO-204B:2018

Minimum Operational Performance Standard for Aircraft Emergency Locator Transmitters 406 MHz


This MOPS was authored to update DO-204A. This revision was developed jointly with EUROCAE WG-98 with the goal of making DO-204B technically equivalent to ED-62B. The updates to DO-204A include: ELT Crashworthiness – NASA R&D and Installation Considerations GNSS – specifications and RLS Power Sources – Primary Lithium 2nd Gen ELTs (MEOSAR) In Flight Triggered ELT(DT) for GADSS Note that while DO-204 and ED-62 were technically equivalent, DO-204A and ED-62A were not technically equivalent.

Additional Info

Author RTCA
Editor RTCA
Document type Standard
Format File
ICS 33.060.20 : Receiving and transmitting equipment
49.060 : Aerospace electric equipment and systems
Replace RTCA DO-204A:2007
Cross references EUROCAE ED-62A (2009-02), MOD
Year 2018
Document history RTCA DO-204A (2007-12-06)
Country USA
Keyword RTCA 204A;204A;DO-204A