SAILOR 6249 VHF Survival Craft

VHF Survival Craft vital and reliable communication tool developed to comply with the strict regulations of VHF installed in survival craft.

SAILOR 6249 VHF Survival Craft forms part of Cobham SATCOM’s SAILOR product range.

Wheelmark (MED-B) approved and complies with the ETSI EN 301 466 standard.(This allows it to be installed as a fixed mounted VHF in a Survival Craft.)

Rated waterproof to IPx6 and IPx8

SAILOR 6249 VHF Survival Craft has been subjected to a series of testing proving its resistance to  temperature changes, shock, water and oil environmental challenges.

You can trust the SAILOR 6249 VHF Survival Craft in a distress situation as it has been designed for just that.


  • High performance Rx/Tx
  • Powerful 6W loudspeaker
  • Professional, high-quality SAILOR handsets
  • Intuitive and easy operation
  • High quality display – perfect night and day vision
  • Replay function – plays back the last 240 seconds of communication
  • Large tactile buttons and dials for easy operation
  • ThraneLINK for easy integration and maintenance



Weight:1.5 kg
Transceiver Dimensions:34cm x 31cm x 5.5cm
Transceiver Weight:2.15 kg
Antenna Dimensions:16cm x 27cm x 4.2cm
Antenna Weight:1.15 kg
Below Deck Unit Dimensions:14.5cm x 19.1cm x 6.1cm
Below Deck Unit Weight:1.1 kg
Operating Temperature:-15° to +55°C
IP Rating:IP54


Input Voltage:10.8 – 31.2V DC

Product Interfaces

2 x Ethernet (User)

In the box

User manual
SAILOR 6249 VHF transceiver unit
SAILOR 6202 hand microphone with spiral cable
Flush mounting kit
Power cable
SAILOR 6090A power coverter, 24V to 12V DC



Power Supplies & Chargers

SAILOR N163S Power Supply
SAILOR 6080 AC/DC Power Supply


SAILOR 6197 EDS-205 Moxa Switch
SAILOR 6270 Loudspeaker

Handsets & Control Units

SAILOR 6201 Handset
SAILOR 6202 Handmicrophone
SAILOR 6203 WP Handset
SAILOR 6204 Control Speaker Microphone

Installation Accessories

SAILOR 6208 Control Unit Connection Box
SAILOR 6207 Accessory Connection Box
5m Conn. Cable 1×10 Pole LTW, bulkhead mount.
5m Conn. Cable 1×10 Pole
5m Extension cable with LTW plugs in both ends
5m connection cable, 1×12 pole
Weight1000 g
Dimensions100 × 100 × 100 mm