GMDSS Radio Survey Blog

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#General 8 min 129 views

GMDSS equipment must work properly to perform the functions assigned to it. To ensure this, regular testing of the ship's radio communication equipment and reserve power is carried out: daily, weekly or monthly, depending on the type of device. 

Testing procedures are performed by the GMDSS radio operators, and may differ upon equipment’s manufacturer.

 

Types
#General 17 min 138 views

The navigation equipment of the vessel consists of a set of devices that determine the ship's position, speed, course, and also ensure ...

Frequencies
#General 7 min 114 views

Since its inception, radio has been used to save lives at sea. After the tragedy with the Titanic, the International Conference on ...

A
#EPIRB 6 min 101 views

Cospas-Sarsat is an international satellite-based system. It detects and locates the radio beacons activated by persons, aircraft or ...

How
#General 5 min 105 views

For more than 30 years, the GMDSS has been ensuring the safety of navigation by providing emergency communications for ships at sea. However, over ...

Second
#EPIRB 15 min 103 views

The Second Generation Beacon (SGB) is a product that has been expected in the maritime industry in the last ...

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Navigating
#General 6 min 110 views

ATIS (Automatic Transmitter Identification System) is a system used in marine VHF radios. It is mandatory for the identification of ...

World
#General 6 min 100 views

February 13 is World Radio Day. This is a young holiday, which was established by UNESCO in 2011, and the first celebration took place ...

Equipment
#General 17 min 104 views

With the implementation of the GMDSS (Global Maritime Distress and Safety System), it became necessary to check the equipment that is ...

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