This paper provides background information on some of the present limitations in the maritime communications system and describes the U.S. Maritime Administration DIGITAL SELCAL program which promises to reduce these limitations. The development, testing, proposed international adoption, and the continuing evaluation program are also presented.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Symposium Papers, RTCM St. Louis Assembly Meeting, April 28-30, 1975, with the participation of Water Resources Congress, Volume 2, Maritime Telecommunications Today.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Radio Technical Commission for Marine Services

    P.O. Box 19087
    Washington, DC  United States  20036
  • Authors:
    • Turner, E L
  • Publication Date: 1975-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: 10 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00127034
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Radio Technical Commission for Marine Services
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 5 1975 12:00AM