Pelican Launches First Lantern Powered by Multiple Battery Types

The 9050 lantern features a flexible battery system, operating on Li-ion, AA alkaline, or AA NiMH batteries.

Published July 15, 2022

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Pelican Products, Inc., the global leader in rugged, mission-critical protective cases and coolers, announced the introduction of the new Pelican™ Lantern 9050. This lantern is the first lantern in the industry with a dual lithium-ion/alkaline battery system.

The 9050 lantern features a flexible battery system to operate the light, allowing the user to select between Li-ion, AA alkaline, or AA NiMH batteries. Four battery slots maximize run time. The quick-change battery system provides continuous lighting to get the job done.

Users can select between spot, flood, spot/flood, or flashing modes to find the right beam for the task, without the need for diffusers or attachments. Other features include a redesigned charger base that makes mounting and dismounting the lantern quick and easy, a rotating light head, and rear taillights with adjustable colors for easy notification or identification.

This lantern is waterproof with an IP67 rating for use in wet work conditions.

About Pelican Products

Pelican Products, Inc. is the global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance protective cases, temperature-controlled packaging solutions, advanced portable lighting systems and rugged gear for professionals and outdoor enthusiasts. Their products are used by professionals in the most demanding markets including fire safety, law enforcement, defense / military, aerospace, life sciences, industrial, entertainment, and in numerous outdoor markets. Pelican™ products are designed and built to last a lifetime. The company operates in 27 countries, with 23 international sales offices and eleven manufacturing facilities around the globe. In Europe, the company does business under the name Peli Products, S.LU. and the division which manufactures temperature-controlled packaging for the healthcare industry, does business worldwide under the brand Peli BioThermal. For more information, visit