ICOM X-Band Air

Icom X Band Air

X-Band Air

  • Description
  • Performance Characteristics
  • Physical Characteristics
  • User Environment

Communication just got easier with the X-Band Air repeater. Icom’s avionic crossband repeater provides fast, seamless communications between VHF/FM, UHF/FM, AM and air band frequencies. The X-Band Air provides interoperability between ground crew and air crew for forestry, hospitals and oil rigs. The repeater features full VFO capability in one box. The compact size allows for flexible configurations. Set the X-Band air on a desktop, put it in a case that can be used anywhere or mount in a 19" industry standard rack frame.

Powerful Crossband Capability - Fast and Responsive, from Air to Ground in Seconds

Frequency band:

Frequency range:
AIR: 118.0-136.992MHz
VHF: 136-174 MHz;
UHF: 440-470MHz

Power Output:
AIR: 9W (Carrier Power) Typical
VHF: 50W
UHF: 45W

Number of Channels/Groups/Zones:
AIR: 200 Channels
VHF/UHF: 128 Channels/8 Zones

Channel spacing:
AIR: 25kHz/8.33kHz
VHF/UHF: 12.5/25kHz / 15/30kHz*

Dimensions W x H x D
19” × 5” × 15.5”

19 lbs

Keypad / Keys


Operating temperature
-22 F to 140 F (-30 C to +60 C)

Mil spec

IP Standards

Powerful Crossband Capability - Fast and Responsive, from Air to Ground in Seconds

  • Versions: AIR BAND + VHF, or AIR BAND + UHF
  • Output Power: 50 Watts VHF; 45 Watts UHF; 36 Watts Peak AIR BAND
  • Local controlled operation; can also be used as a dual base unit (with optional mic) Size and Feature Set Flexibility
  • Mount in a 19” rack, a desktop configuration or placed in a RDS case, depending on your needs

Maximum Frequency Flexibility– Alpha Tag Your Channels

  • VHF & UHF Land Mobile 128 Memory channels with 8 memory banks per radio
  • 8 Character alphanumeric display/easy to read
  • Air Band: 200 memory channels w/ 12-character channel names Easy to read alphanumeric characters and icons

Battery Backup

  • Power failure? Not a problem. The X-Band 50 is configured to auto switch from AC to DC (Batteries not included)

Additional Features

  • Automatic battery backup charging system
  • Internal controller with programmable Hang Timer
  • DB25 accessory connector with EPTT, COR, DISC, EMOD and AFO for each radio
  • Built-in AC EMI filter

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