D&R AirLite

D&R AirLite

D&R AirLite

8 channel triple input radio On-Air console with 3x MIC, 4x USB and 1x VOIP

With the Airlite MK2 mixer you can now own a modern type of radio mixer for a very attractive price.

It’s a new carefully handmade piece of precision equipment and well built around proven low noise circuitry.

It is an intelligent mixer with an internal USB control section that comfortably enhances daily use and even has a silence detector built in.

It is a reliable workhorse for the self-op production D.J.

It has a built in Telephone VOIP functionality, 4 in/out channels of stereo USB and 3 very low noise Mic inputs.

The Airlite stands for a complete radio system, ideal for ON-AIR, Production and especially streaming to the web. It is built into a heavy duty RF shielded chassis, designed with elegantly rounded corners.

And…“dropped” into your furniture it gives that exciting radio look.

There is hardly no excuse that is keeping you from making radio you always wanted.

Built with a strong powder coated front panel for lasting looks, reliable and the result of more than 50 years of experience at D&R.
And.. we now have new silky smooth faders build in.


Mic inputs : bal, 2 kOhm, XLR  ,48 volt Phantom.

Noise : – 128 dBr (A-weighted).

Sensitivity : – 70dB min, OdB Max.

Insert : Jack unbal. send 600 Ohm -10dBv.

Aux ret : unbalanced 10kOhm -10dBv.

Line inputs : unbal., 10kOhm, Cinch.

Gain : range of 40dB.

USB : 4x Stereo in and 4x stereo out.

Air input : – 10 dBv at 10kOhm stereo

Aux Ret : – 10 dBv at 10kOhm stereo


Left/Right : + 6dBu bal /XLR. -10dBv/Cinch

CRM/Aux : + 6dBu unbal. on Cinch.

Headphones : 32-400 Ohm, Jack. (TPA 6120)

Announcer : 32-400 Ohm, Jack. (TPA 6120)

USB out : Program/Aux/Voice track/Non Stop


High : + / -12 dB at 12kHz shelving.

Mid : + / -12dB at 1 kHz bell curve.

Low : + / -12dB at 60 Hz bell curve.

Digital AES/EBU main stereo outputs.

The console is prepared to accept an extra pcboard with all the electronics to create a full digital output on the already installed 3 pin XLR.


The AES/EBU option of the Airlite can be configured as a 24 bit 48Khz or 24 bit 96Khz codec with the option of -9dbfs or -20dbfs reference. The codec used is from AsahiKASEI, manufacturer of codecs used in many Pro audio applications.


Left-Right  : 482 mm

Front-Back   : 365 mm (8HE).

Height   : 103 mm.

Front panel thickness : 2 mm

Radius Corners  : 20 mm

Weight   : 10 kg.

Drop through hole : 449 x 344 mm
EAN Code: 7436917138162

On the right side you see the status of various console functions. Indicators such as  ON-AIR 1 or 2,  Non Stop mode, Silence detection, Mic-On and CRM mute. And also incoming calls will be shown.

Channel status and input selection is displayed at the bottom of the TFT screen (not included in the delivery).

At the same time this software application shows you a  professional looking Radio clock that is synchronized with your local PC.

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