Furuno FA30

Furuno FA30

Dual Channel AIS delivers Real-Time Information for Collision Avoidance.

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Product Features

The FA30 delivers "Real-Time" AIS information to navigation systems providing critical collision avoidance information in all weather conditions.

Acquisition and tracking of traffic around your vessel is absolutely necessary for safe and efficient navigation. Furuno's FA30 AIS receiver provides navigational data about other AIS-equipped vessels, increasing your situational awareness and allowing you to navigate more safely.

The Furuno FA30 offers Dual Channel functionality, outputs AIS data to NavNet TZtouch2 / TZtouch / 3D MFDs. The information that the FA30 receives includes: ship's position, course/speed over ground, heading and rate of turn as well as a variety of other useful information.The FA30 can also be interfaced with various Furuno radar and chart plotters with AIS information display capability.


  • Enhances safe navigation by receiving critical navigation information from local AIS-equipped vessels
  • Vastly improves situational awareness in any weather conditions including dense fog, darkness, and congested waterways
  • Dual parallel channel, "Full Duplex" receiver design receives AIS contact messages up to 100% more often than dual channel "multiplexing" receivers
  • High sensitivity, synthesised receiver automatically switches between international and local AIS channels
  • Optional amplified VHF splitter allows the use of a single antenna for VHF radio and AIS receiver
  • Network output to NavNet TZtouch2 / TZtouch / 3D and PC's for added redundancy and installation flexibility
  • Serial output for integration with various radar and chart plotter systems
  • AIS Viewer software included for on-board PC or land based installations
  • Bulkhead mounting and low power, flexible DC input voltage design for simplified installations

Static Data:

  • MMSI (Maritime Mobile Service Identity)
  • IMO number
  • Ship's name
  • Call sign
  • Length and beam
  • Type of ship
  • Location of position-fixing antenna on the ship

Dynamic Data:

  • Coordinated universal time (UTC)
  • Course over ground (COG)
  • Speed over ground (SOG)
  • Heading
  • Navigation status

Voyage Related Data:

  • Ship's draft
  • Hazardous cargo
  • Destination and ETA
  • Safety-related messages


  • LED display
  • Serial data output


  • TX/RX Frequency: 156.025 MHz to 162.025 MHz output power
  • Channel Spacing: 25 kHz / 12.5 kHz
  • Power Supply: 12-24 VDC, 1.2-0.6 A
  • Weight: 1.5 kg
  • Dimensions: 90 (H) x 255 (W) x 219 (D) mm