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AMEC CYPHO-150 AIS Receiver

Measurement Category: Ship Monitoring
Operating Environment: Above Water, Splash Zone, Dry Enclosed Space
Version(s): CYPHO-150S includes splitter for support of a VHF radio.
CYPHO-150G includes input for GPS, RS-232, and Ethernet.
Communication Protocol: Ethernet, RS-232, USB
Operating Mode: Free Streaming
Power Supply Type: VDC
Power Specification: 12-24 VDC at <1.5 W
External Input: Input for VHF antenna


The AMEC CYPHO-150 is an AIS receiver. It receives AIS navigation data from AIS-equipped vessels nearby and the data is utilized to improve navigation safety. CYPHO-150 is designed to inter-operate with AIS Class A or Class B transponders, or any other AIS station operating on the AIS VHF data link. Equipped with standard USB and NMEA0183, CYPHO-150 allows connectivities to most available peripherals in the market.

Instrument Measurements

  • Maritime Mobile Service Identity MMSI (Ship Identification)
  • Local Position less than 10km (Ship Tracking)
  • Regional Position 10km - 100km (Ship Tracking)
  • Trajectory (Ship Tracking)
  • Local Presence less than 10km (Ship Detection)
  • Regional Presence 10km - 100km (Ship Detection)

Optional Sensors

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