This new edition explains the GMDSS rules, regulations and procedures. The book contains the regulations drawn from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and it is a useful teaching aid for GMDSS topics thoroughly updated to explain: significant changes in operating procedures to GMDSS, improvements to communication equipment and the new opportunities they provide, including: Automatic Identification Systems (AIS), Inmarsat Fleet services amendments to GMDSS radio maintenance certificate. Also expanded to include sections on use of radio for: piracy and armed robbery attacks at sea, medical advice and assistance, Mede Vac; and contains updated and extended contact details of important organisations relevant to GMDSS.Radiotelegrams relating to medical advice No charge is raised against the originating maritime mobile station for communications using the maritime mobile service which relate to medical advice provided that: (a) they are exchanged directlyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook for Marine Radio Communication 5E|
|Author||:||Graham Lees, William Williamson|
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 2013-07-04|