Wealth Marine specializes in development, manufacturing and marketing of marine aids to navigation products. We have especially supplied a large number of their Marine Radar Beacon (RACON) to various clients, but IALA marine lanterns are also a core product area.

Racons are “A transmitter-receiver associated with a fixed navigational mark which, when triggered by a radar, automatically returns a distinctive signal which can appear on the display of the triggering radar, providing range, bearing and identification information.” When a racon receives a radar pulse, it responds with a signal on the same frequency which puts an image on the radar display. This takes the form of a short line of dots and dashes forming a Morse character radiating away from the location of the beacon on the normal plan position indicator radar display.

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