uAvionix tailBeaconX Trade-up

Unlock new airspace and safety benefits with tailBeaconX

It’s easy to trade in your eligible UAT device for credit toward a tailBeaconX Mode S 1090ES ADS-B Transponder. See below for eligible uAvionix models and their trade-in value. Gain access to global airspace and increased safety with tailBeaconX.

Choose a tailBeaconX package

See your current unit’s trade-in value below and choose the right tailBeaconX upgrade for your aircraft. Be sure to check that tailBeaconX fits your aircraft before purchasing.

Place your order at

Place your order at and choose the trade-up option at checkout. We can only accept one trade-in unit per tailBeaconX purchase.

Ship us your eligible trade‑in unit

Upon receiving your new tailBeaconX, ship your eligible trade-in unit to the address below. Please include a copy of your Order Confirmation:

uAvionix Corp
Attn: tBX Trade-Up Program
560 Berne Rd
Columbia Falls, MT 59912

Limited-time offer

Eligible Models and Values

Whether it’s an early echoUAT, original skyBeacon EXP, or Editor’s Choice tailBeacon TSO, you can trade up and upgrade your aging or defunct transponder to the newest in Mode S and 1090 ES Space-Based compatible technology. tailBeaconX was specifically designed and tested to meet the performance requirements for the Canadian ADS-B mandate which requires “an antenna able to broadcast out toward space-based ADS-B receivers emitting 1090 MHz Extended Squitter”.

Choose your trade-in Model

(1) Excludes all uAvionix units donated to charities, sponsors. (2) Retail Price (3) Trade-In amount to be refunded off retail price upon receipt of the trade-in unit. Trade-In credits are only available via Credit values are valid as of July 4, 2024. Contact us for details, if needed.

All ADS-B device trade-ins are final. Trade-In units must be received back to uAvionix within 60-Days in working condition for Credit. We are unable to return any traded device. Trade up to tailBeaconX today and enjoy unlimited airspaces, meet global ADS-B mandates, increased aircraft value, and reduce panel clutter.

The uAvionix Trade-Up Program is only available to owners of the specified ADS-B devices described in the program details. This program is only available direct from Customers are responsible for the shipping costs of their trade-in units to uAvionix. Not Valid on prior tailBeaconX purchased. The Trade-Up may not be used in conjunction with any other coupon, rebates or discount offers from uAvionix Corp. All new uAvionix products have a 30-day money-back guarantee. Trade-In values and the program itself are for a Limited Time only and subject to change and/or cancellation without notice. uAvionix reserves the right to refuse any requests to participate in the Trade Up to tailBeaconX Program.