Product description

The VDES1000 module is a complete marine VHF Data Exchange System (VDES) Software Defined Radio (SDR) solution. Implemented using state-of-the art technology provides a very tight integration, with industry leading high performance and unsurpassed flexibility in a very small form factor. The VDES1000 module provides an out-of-the box high performance and highly flexible AIS Class-A, ASM and VDE transceiver that is fully upgradeable and future proof. The VDES standard is set to evolve over time; the VDES1000  module is designed to accommodate this via software updates.

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  • Software Defined Radio (SDR) Solution
  • Complete VDES solution
  • Fully compliant AIS Class A transceiver
  • Fully compliant VDES (ASM + VDE)
  • Upgradeable and future proof
  • OEM and ODM options available
  • Complete OEM module ODM reference design (licence/Royalty model) Output power: 12.5Wrms (50W peak)
  • RF range covered: 156.025 – 162.025 MHz
  • Hardware interfaces: 6 x isolated RS442 1 x NC relay output Ethernet, 1000 base-T
  • Single supply: 24V
  • Small volume solution (165mm x 100mm x 30mm)


  • Ship station (mobile) installation
  • Coastal station (base station) installation
  • AIS Class A transceiver
  • ASM transceiver
  • VDE transceiver
  • Complete VDES Transceiver (AIS class A + ASM + VDE + GPS)

Power supply requirement

  • 24V

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