Radio Controlled Solar Aviation Light

Radio-Controlled Solar Aviation Light AV-426-RF 

The AV-426-RF is a robust, completely self-contained LED light designed for a range of emergency aviation applications including runway, threshold, approach, helipad and tactical airfield lighting. Fitted with RF radio control, this fully functioning light can be controlled from the tower with no costly cabling or trenching required.

Its available in 2 sizes – our standard variant at 503mm / 20” in height or the new versatile, compact variant at 406mm / 16” in height.

Light Source 16 ultra-high intensity LEDs
Peak Intensity (cd) Steady-on: Red – 25.0 / Green – 370.0 White – 275.0 / Yellow – 92.5
Operating Voltage (V) 12
Battery Capacity (Ah) 24
Autonomy – ICAO Optic (hrs) Low intensity: >170 hours
Warranty 3 years


  • Over 50hrs of continuous operation at FAA non precision MIRLs per AC/150-5345-46D L861 without solar or auxiliary charge in temporary high mode, OR
  • Over 110hrs of continuous operation at ICAO Annex 14 runway edge, 50cd Integrated and replaceable Solar Panels – Enables continuous operation
  • Optional NVG Mode – Illumination invisible to naked eye to support covert operations Worldwide 2.4GHz Encrypted RF Radio Control – Secure control of all operational modes from anywhere on the airfield. Worldwide ISM use frequency
  • AvMesh® integrated Mesh Network – Each light is a receiver/transmitter to expand communication range
  • Radio Transceiver – Internal to light head, no external antenna
  • Modes of Operation – Programmable lighting groups, dusk-till-dawn operation, adjustable intensity, sequence flashing


  • Avlite Pilot Activated Lighting Control
  • IR LEDs
  • Rotating Beacon


  • Solar Threshold Light
  • Elevated Helipads
  • Surface level helipads
  • Helidecks
  • Solar Runway Edge Light
  • Solar Threshold Light
  • Approach (Strobe & Fixed)
  • Solar Obstruction Light
  • Helipad
  • Tactical