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Athena™ 2 IR - Two Battery
SKU: 902711IR

The Athena™ family of beacons has been engineered to be the most durable Infrared marker beacon available. Constructed from a solid billet of aircraft aluminum, the Athena cylinder walls are more than 2.5mm thick making the beacon virtually crush proof.

DESCRIPTION

The Athenafamily of beacons has been engineered to be the most durable Infrared marker beacon available. Constructed from a solid billet of aircraft aluminum, the Athena cylinder walls are more than 2.5mm thick making the beacon virtually crush proof. This tremendous strength coupled with a water tight design make the Athena superbly suited for water-to-land and special forces operations.

athena 1 beaconPrincipally designed as an individual and K9 Combat Identification marker, the Athena has also been used as a vehicle ID marker, drop zone indicator and perimeter marker.

The Athena 1 transmits a fixed flash rate signal identical to that of the Phoenix Jr. (NSN: 5855-01-438-4588). The signal is turned ON or OFF simply by rotating the beacons bezel. The Athena beacon is powered by the CR123A battery and is offered in either a one or two battery versions. Optional magnetic and non magnetic mounting bas featured2 es are also available for securing the beacon to rigid surfaces such as vehicles Athena 1 includes a 550 cord retention lanyard.

SPECIFICATIONS

Weight (One Battery Version): 2.4 Ounces | 68 Grams with battery and lanyard
Weight (Two Battery Version): 3.8 Ounces | 108 Grams with batteries and lanyard
Size (One Battery Version): 2.6" x 1" | 66mm x 25 mm
Size (Two Battery Version): 3.9" x 1" | 99mm x 25 mm
Flash Repeat Cycle: 1.3 Seconds (fixed)
Flash duration: 20 Milliseconds (fixed)
Battery: 1 or 2 common CR123A Lithium Batteries
Configuration: 3 Light Emitting Diodes (LED)
Coverage: 240 degrees x 360 degrees
Switching: Rotate bezel

Product Datasheet: pdf Athena™ 1 (223 KB)

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