Maritime broadcast communications net

In telecommunication, a maritime broadcast communications net is a communications net that is used for international distress calling, including international lifeboat, lifecraft, and survival-craft high frequency (HF); aeronautical emergency very high frequency (VHF); survival ultra high frequency (UHF); international calling and safety very high frequency (VHF); combined scene-of-search-and-rescue; and other similar and related purposes. [1][2]

Note: Basic international distress calling is performed at either medium frequency (MF) or at high frequency (HF).

References edit

  1. ^ Martin Weik (6 December 2012). Communications Standard Dictionary. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. 557–. ISBN 978-1-4613-0429-6.
  2. ^ National Telecommunication Information Administration (1 April 1997). Telecommunications: Glossary of Telecommunications Terms. Government Institutes. pp. 13–. ISBN 978-1-4617-3232-7.

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  This article incorporates public domain material from Federal Standard 1037C. General Services Administration. Archived from the original on 2022-01-22.