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McMurdo to Feature Red Bull Pilot Nicolas Ivanoff and Special ELT Promotions at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh
McMurdo to Feature Red Bull Pilot Nicolas Ivanoff and Special ELT Promotions at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

Visitors Can Meet Current Third-Ranked Red Bull Air Race World Series Pilot and Save Up to $250 on Industry-Leading Kannad Integra ELT

Oshkosh, July 25, 2016, Booth #438 – McMurdo, the most trusted name in Emergency Readiness and Response, will give aviation enthusiasts at this year’s EAA AirVenture Oshkosh show an opportunity to meet Red Bull Air Race Pilot Nicolas Ivanoff and to receive special promotional discounts up to $250 on its Emergency Locator Transmitters (ELTs).

Featured Autograph Sessions July 27 and 30:
Ivanoff, nicknamed “The Quick Corsican” and currently ranked third in the Red Bull Air Race World Series, will be holding photo and autograph sessions on July 27 and July 30 in the McMurdo booth.
“When you aim for first place, you must be equipped with the best technology,” said Ivanoff who relies on McMurdo’s Kannad Integra ELT and FastFind 220 personal locator beacon when flying. “I fly with confidence because I trust McMurdo for my aviation safety needs.”

Special Offers on Kannad Integra ELTs:
Visitors to select McMurdo partner booths will be receive a savings of up to $250 on its award-winning Kannad Integra ELT which features an industry-best 10-year warranty. This warranty period is a major reliability milestone in the aviation industry and helps general aviation pilots optimize and control costs long-term.
Purchasers of a Kannad Integra ELT at the show will receive:
• 10-year Warranty (compared to 2 years offered by typical ELT manufacturers)
• 12-year Battery Life (via a special free battery pack offer)
• Free Ameri-King Retrofit Kit (for Ameri-King ELT owners wishing to upgrade to a Kannad Integra ELT)
McMurdo partners offering the Kannad Integra ELT promotion include:
• Pacific Coast Avionics, Booth #2031
• Wicks Aircraft, Booth #2058
• Avionics Place, Booth #3058D
• Sarasota Avionics, Booth #2025
• Aircraft Spruce, Booth #1028

For more information about McMurdo, please speak with a McMurdo representative at booth #438 or visit


About the Red Bull Air Race:
Conceived in 2001, the Red Bull Air Race World Championship features the world’s best race pilots in a pure motor-sport competition that combines speed, precision and skill. Using the fastest, most agile and lightweight racing planes, pilots navigate a low-level aerial track made up of air-filled pylons 25 meters high. The Red Bull Air Race is the most thrilling motor sports competition in the sky.
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About McMurdo
McMurdo is a global leader in emergency readiness and response including search and rescue and maritime domain awareness solutions. At the core of these solutions are resilient positioning, navigation and tracking products, technologies and applications that have helped to save over 40,000 lives since 1982. A division of Orolia, McMurdo brings together nearly 150 combined years of experience by consolidating proven Boatracs, Kannad, McMurdo, SARBE and Techno-Sciences, Inc. brands into the industry’s first end-to-end emergency readiness and response ecosystem (distress beacons, satellite connectivity infrastructure, monitoring/positioning software and emergency response management solutions). Airbus, Boeing, the British Royal Navy, the U.S. Coast Guard, NOAA, NASA and others are among the hundreds of aviation, fishing, and government, marine and military customers around the world that trust McMurdo to prevent emergencies, protect assets and save lives. Established in January 2014, has offices in France (Guidel and Sophia Antipolis), the U.K. (Portsmouth) and the U.S. (San Diego and Washington D.C.).

About McMurdo’s Kannad ELTs
Nearly 60,000 Kannad ELTs are used in over 170 airlines and 30 aircraft OEMs today making it one of the largest providers of aviation beacons in the world. Leading general aviation aircraft manufacturers including, Cirrus, CubCrafters, Diamond Aircraft, HondaJet, Pilatus and others trust McMurdo for their aviation safety needs.

McMurdo Group Press Contacts:

General Press Inquiries:

Randel Maestre
Chief Marketing Officer
Mobile: +1 858 837 9122

Mary Ann Griffiths
Aviation/Military PR Agency
+44 (0)7887 787935

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