AIS Receivers and Transceivers

AIS Receivers and Transceivers | Raymarine - A Brand by FLIR

Operating in the VHF maritime band, the AIS (Automatic Identification System) system enables the wireless exchange of navigation status between vessels and shore-side traffic monitoring centers. Commercial ships, ocean-going vessels and recreational boats equipped with AIS transceivers broadcast AIS messages that include the vessel's name, course, speed and current navigation status.


Find out more about AIS100 | Raymarine by FLIR

Second generation AIS antenna splitter for use with Class B AIS transceivers and Class A & B AIS receivers.

  • Shares a single VHF antenna with Class B AIS transceiver (or Class A & B AIS receivers)
  • Near zero loss
  • Priority given to VHF transmissions
  • LED power and status indicator
  • Simple installation
  • Compatible with any Class B AIS
  • FM split output
Find out more about AIS350 | Raymarine by FLIR

Raymarine’s AIS350 is a receive-only AIS device that allows you to receive and display the AIS data transmissions from nearby vessels.

  • Dual-channel receive-only
  • For small vessels wanting increased situational awareness, but without the need to transmit
  • Low cost alternative brings AIS safety advantages to a wider range of vessels
Find out more about AIS650 | Raymarine by FLIR

Raymarine's AIS650 is a class B AIS transceiver allowing you to transmit your data to other AIS equipped vessels, and receive their data.

  • Transmit your boat’s data to AIS equipped vessels
  • Receive and see data on Raymarine MFD radar and/or chartplotter screens
  • Engineered for high performance and seamless integration with Raymarine navigation systems
Find out more about AIS700 | Raymarine by FLIR

The AIS700 from Raymarine is a Class B Automatic Identification System (AIS) transceiver with a built-in antenna splitter.

  • Full transmit and receive AIS for enhanced situational awareness and safety
  • Latest SO-TDMA networking for longer range and faster performance
  • Built-in antenna splitter simplifies installation with existing VHF radio antenna
  • NMEA2000, NMEA0183, PC (setup & diagnostics) and SeaTalkng compatible
  • Software or hardware switchable Silent Mode for enhanced security when needed
Find out more about AIS950 | Raymarine by FLIR

The AIS950 Class A receiver and transmitter is approved to deep sea and inland waterway standards and offers a highly intuitive user interface.

  • Combined receiver and transmitter
  • Approved for deep sea and inland waterway standards
  • Fully compliant Class A AIS product
  • Advanced radio communications technology
  • Intuitive user interface for easy access to all information
  • Large, high visibility mono LCD
Find out more about AIS5000 | Raymarine by FLIR

Designed for maritime first responders, search and rescue (SAR) and law enforcement agencies, the AIS5000 Automatic Identification System (AIS) transceiver delivers robust Class A AIS network capability and serves as a gateway device for secure text messaging in the maritime domain.

  • AIS5000 integrates with LightHouse encrypted MFDs to securely pass digital data between friendly units
  • A full-function Class A Automatic Identification System transceiver enhanced for First Responder applications
  • Fourth generation AIS technology for expanded speed, range and processing performance
  • Engineered to withstand the toughest conditions



Fitting a Class A or Class B AIS transceiver ensures that you are seen by other AIS equipped vessels.


As part of a suitably configured network, AIS enables owners to be alerted to unauthorised vessel movements.


AIS can be used as a highly effective port management tool allowing easy identification, control and direction of vessels.


AIS and radar can be fused to create effective and efficient coastal tracking, surveillance and safety systems.

LightHouse II AIS Target Intercept Graphic Overlays | Raymarine - A Brand by FLIR

LightHouse II AIS Target Intercept Graphic Overlays

AIS Targets Overlaid on Chart | Raymarine - A Brand by FLIR

AIS Targets Overlaid on Chart

LightHouse II AIS Targets Overlaid on Radar Screen | Raymarine - A Brand by FLIR

LightHouse II AIS Targets Overlaid on Radar Screen


There are three types of AIS products:


  • Inexpensive and low-powered
  • Receive and see other vessels Class A and Class B data on Raymarine MFD radar and/or chartplotter


  • Required for IMO/SOLAS commercial vessels
  • Class A transmits and receives the full set of AIS information


  • For small commercial vessels and pleasure vessels that do not need to comply with IMO/SOLAS regulations
  • Transmits shortened/simplified AIS information at a slightly less frequent rate than Class A
  • Less AIS functionality than Class A
  • Uses lower transmission power