And it is around 1:1.6 - 1:1.8. I have tested it on May 15th 2010.
Air band is a bonus. VSWR is 1:1.3. Radio amatuer loves this antenna and because of its wideband charactorsticks it can be used on other commercial. Frequencies without any modifications in most cases.This may be a good option for Scanners or receivers. This is a superb antenna for base or field days kind of operation. It can be used on RV's as a base antenna. It can be dismantled for taking outdoors. Hardly takes a minute or two to setup and dismantling. This is made in Taiwan and primarily it was designed for long range wireless phones. You get approx 14-15 meters of foam filled low loss coaxial cable fitted with a UHF (SO-239)connector. You also get all the required hardware like clamps with it.
These cable and connectors are worth the price of the package. This is a promotional price. What else you can expect in a package! The item "Trident Dual band VHF UHF & Airband base antenna.Superb for Hams & scanner users" is in sale since Thursday, August 19, 2010. This item is in the category "Consumer Electronics\Radio Communication\Antennas\Ham, Amateur Radio Antennas". The seller is "rfchargers" and is located in NOIDA, UTTAR PRADESH. This item can be shipped worldwide.