The Turnigy 9x is nothing new, and has been around for a few years, but under a different name. It is an old "FlySky" system rebranded as "Turnigy" by Hobbyking.
I never said the transmitter didn't have failsafe, I said the rx did not
(and there is no failsafe unless both rx and tx do...)
Here's my source
on this. Read page 3, "receivers", about 3/4 down on the page where it states...
"Unfortunately, the receiver has no failsafe so, regardless of whether it has good range and even if the loss of the satellite doesn't compromise its ability to cope with shadowing and multi-pathing, this is a system for *small* models only...."