MEASURES TO IMPROVE THE MARITIME DISTRESS SYSTEM
This paper comments on measures to provide an effective linkage between the 500 kHz and 2182 kHz distress systems, the utilization of high frequencies for safety purposes, the role of Maritime VHF communications in the future distress system, and suggestions as to the technical parameters for emergency position-indicating radio beacons (EPIRB's) and survival craft radio equipment.
- Symposium Papers, RTCM St. Louis Assembly Meeting, April 28-30, 1975, with the participation of Water Resources Congress. Volume I - Marine Radio Telephony.
Radio Technical Commission for Marine ServicesP.O. Box 19087
Washington, DC USA 20036
- Hewitt, R O
- Publication Date: 1975-4
- Pagination: 7 p.
- TRT Terms: Distress alerting systems; Emergency radio equipment; Shipyards; Survival
- Old TRIS Terms: Shipyard communication systems
- Subject Areas: Marine Transportation; Operations and Traffic Management;
- Accession Number: 00127030
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Radio Technical Commission for Marine Services
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Nov 5 1975 12:00AM