Icom IC-A16E NBT VHF Airband Handheld Transceiver - Australian version
**Beware of other shops who may supply a different version this radio without the specific Australian requirements.
**All our radios are approved for use by ACMA (Australian Communications and Media Authority) and have the Australian Type Approval "C Tick" marking on each unit. Only radios which are sourced through Icom Australia have this marking.
**Penalties apply for using radios which are not approved in Australia.
8.33/25 kHz Ground to Air Radio with Class Leading 1500mW Powerful Audio
- Non-Bluetooth variant
- 8.33 kHz and 25 kHz channel spacing
- 1500 mW loud audio provides clear communications
- 6W (PEP) output power
- Long Battery Hours
- Compact, waterproof durable body
- Auto Noise Limiter (ANL) for noise reduction
- Internal VOX capability
- 200 memory channels with 8 character names
- BNC type antenna connector
Frequency range TX: 118.000–136.99166 MHz
RX: 108.000–136.99166 MHz
RX (Weather): 161.650–163.275 MHz
Number of memory channels 200 channels
Channel spacing 8.33 kHz/25 kHz
Type of emission 6K00A3E, 5K60A3E, 16K0G3E (Weather)
Power supply requirement 7.2 V DC
Current drain (approximate) TX High 1.8 A
Rx Stand-by 65 mA typical
Max. audio 650 mA
Antenna impedance 50 Ω (BNC type antenna connector)
Operating temperature range –10˚C to +60˚C, 14˚F to +140˚F
(Projections not included) 52.2 × 111.8 × 34.1 mm,
2.1 × 4.4 × 1.3 in (with BP-280)
Weight (approximate) 257 g, 9.1 oz (with BP-280)
Output power (at 7.2 V DC) 6.0 W (PEP), 1.8 W (carrier)
Audio harmonic distortion Less than 10% (at 60% modulation)
Spurious emissions More than 46 dB*
Frequency stability ±0.4 kHz
46.35 MHz (1st), 450 kHz (2nd)
Sensitivity COM: Less than 0 dBμ (at 6 dB S/N)
NAV: Less than 3 dBμ (at 6 dB S/N)
Weather: Less than –8 dBμ (at 12 dB SINAD)
Squelch sensitivity (Threshold) Less than 0 dBμ,
Weather: Less than –5 dBμ
Spurious response More than 60 dB,
Weather: More than 30 dB
Ham and noise More than 35 dB (at 30% modulation)
Audio output power INT SP 1500 mW typical
EXT SP More than 350 mW
(AM 8 Ω 60% modulation at 10% distortion)
External speaker connector 3 conductor 3.5 (d) mm
What's in the box?
- BP-280 Battery Pack
- BC-213 Rapid Charger
- BC-123 SV AC Adapter for BC-213
- FA-B02AR Antenna
- MB-133 Belt Clip
- Hand Strap
Downunder Pilot Shop is currently in the process of merging with Concept Aviation into a new retail & warehouse location in Bankstown Aerodrome. Although we are still taking and fulfilling orders, we might be a little slower than normal to get back to your email or phone call. There may also be a slight delay (1-2 days) to get your order sent. We apologise for any inconvience and will be back to normal operations by Monday 27th of November.
We proudly use Australia Post
95% of orders are shipped out on the same day when made before 4pm AEST.
Under $20 - $15.95
$20 - $99.99 - $12.95
$100 - $199.99 - $10.95
Over $200 shipping is FREE!
Domestic Delivery Times:
1-3 days for most Metro deliveries
3-7 days for rural deliveries
Can be up to 10 days for very remote areas of Australia
You can pickup your order from our store in Sydney. See Contact Us page for our location and opening hours.
We can deliever to PO Boxes with Australia Post
shipping will be calculated at the checkout.
All duty and customs charges are the responsibility of the customer
Go to: Shipping Policy page
If you are not absolutely happy with your purchase you have 30 days to return the item(s) back to us for an exchange or store credit.
3 Easy Steps
Step 1 | Submit a return request (RMA) contact us
Step 2 | Follow the shipping instructions that will be emailed to you.
Step 3 | Your return will be processed within 3 business days of being returned to the Downunder Pilot Shop.
What can be returned?
All your products are returnable, except for the usual exceptions, DVD's, underwear, software, all Jeppesen electronic and paper chart products and any products marked as "Special Order".
We do not offer refunds if you got what you asked for but simply changed your mind, found it cheaper somewhere else, decided you did not like the purchase or had no use for it. But you are able to exchange unwanted items for store credit.
See our Terms and Conditions for more on returns.