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FT 736 Omnidirectional Heliport Beacon

Heliport Acquisition Beacon
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Designed to assist heliport acquisition by helicopter pilots flying in the vicinity, Flash Technology’s FT 736 is an omnidirectional heliport beacon that emits a distinctive, flashing white light transmitting the Morse code for “H.” This flashing pattern readily distinguishes this beacon from other lighting in the area. Switchable to three intensities, the FT 736 is appropriate for day, twilight and night operations.


FT 736 Heliport Beacon Features

  • Flashing white omnidirectional beacon with three intensities
  • Distinctive Morse code “H” flash sequence of 4 flashes spaced 2/15 of a second apart, grouped at 2-second intervals
  • Extensive instruction manual and drawings assist with installation
  • Trained technical staff and information on support programs are available though the Flash Technology’s National Operations Center (NOC)
  • Onsite training through Flash University is also available
  • Flash Technology meets the Buy American Act with all our airport lighting systems

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    High Intensity – Day

    12,000 ± 25% effective candelas (ECD)

    Medium Intensity – Twilight

    2,000 ± 25% ECD

    Low Intensity – Night

    75 ± 25% ECD

    Flash Sequence

    4 flashes spaced 2/15 of a second apart, grouped at 2-second intervals

    Horizontal Beam Coverage


    Vertical Beam Coverage


    Power Converter

    PC 736

    Input Voltage

    120, 208, 240 volt 60 Hz
    230 volts 50 Hz
    Single phase (specify on order)

    Power Consumption

    410 watts

    Status Relay Contacts

    Form C – contacts change state on fail


    FTS 736 Datasheet


    Current Manual

    FTS 736-5 Manual Rev 2 (1.7MB)
    Manuals for older product revisions can be found in the Knowledge Base.