Icom A16 VHF Aviation Handheld

Original price was: $399.00.Current price is: $260.00.

Available on backorder



Loud, Durable, Easy to Use

The A16 is the ideal flight companion for the student pilot. This radio practically pays for itself by saving pilots both engine hours and fuel during preflight communications with the tower. Users appreciate the A16’s compact, waterproof design for one hand operation for working on the flight line, using it for back up in any aircraft, or for use by ground crew. Its 2400mAh Li-ion battery lasts over 17 hours and the radio includes a nice sit in rapid charger.

Output Power:

6W typ. (PEP), 1.8W (CW)


TX 118.00-136.99166MHz
RX 108.00-136.99166MHz
RX (Weather)161.650-163.275MHz

Channel Spacing:



200 with 10 memory banks

Battery Life:

2400mAh Li-ion battery, up to 17 hours
Typical operation; Tx:Rx:Stand-by duty ratio = 5:5:90, Bluetooth/backlight OFF


Communications Only

Loud Audio

Air band radios are usually operated in high noise environments, so it is essential for the pilot’s radio to provide loud audio. The A16 internal speaker delivers a loud 1500mW audio output with clear sound to cut through cabin or tarmac noise.

In The Box

  • IC-A16 VHF Air Band Transceiver
  • BP-280 battery pack
  • BC-213 rapid charger
  • BC-123SA AC adapter
  • FA-B02AR antenna
  • MB-133 belt clip
  • Hand strap