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The National Search and Rescue Agency (Indonesian: Badan Nasional Pencarian dan Pertolongan, literally translated Search and Rescue National Agency; formerly named Badan SAR Nasional, both abbreviated Basarnas) is a government agency of Indonesia. Its head office is in Kemayoran, Central Jakarta, Jakarta.[1]

National Search and Rescue Agency
Badan Nasional Pencarian dan Pertolongan
Basarnas Logo.png
Avignam Jagat Samagram (Sanskrit)
"May the universe be saved"
Agency overview
Formed28 February 1972 (1972-02-28)
JurisdictionGovernment of Indonesia
HeadquartersGedung Badan SAR Nasional Jalan Angkasa Blok B.15 KAV 2-3 Kemayoran Jakarta Pusat 10720 - Indonesia
Websitewww.basarnas.go.id
National Search and Rescue Agency

Contents

TaskEdit

According to presidential decree No. 99/2007 regarding National Search and Rescue Agency Republic of Indonesia, Basarnas primary to task are to assist president in implementation of search and rescue activity in Indonesia.[2]

FunctionEdit

  • Formulation of national and general policies in search and rescue;
  • Formulation of technical policies in search and rescue;
  • Policy coordination, planning and program development in search and rescue;
  • Guidance, deployment, oversee search and rescue resources;
  • Implementation of search and rescue;
  • Implementation of initial operation of search and rescue;
  • Coordinating search and rescue resources in search and rescue operation;
  • Training and human resource development in the field of search and rescue;
  • Research and development in the field of search and rescue;
  • Information management and communication in the field of search and rescue;
  • Implementing relation and cooperation in the field of search and rescue;
  • Management of state assets/property within Basarnas;
  • Guidance and general administration servicesin the field of search and rescue;
  • Supervise over Basarnas' task and activity;
  • Provide report, suggestion and consideration in the field of search and rescue;

Organisational structureEdit

  • Head of Basarnas (Kepala Badan SAR Nasional), Head of Basarnas is directly appointed and responsible to President.
  • Secretariate General (Sekretariat Utama), its primary task are to assist in general affairs and report directly to Head of Basarnas, and it consist of 3 bureaus:
    • Bureau of General Affairs (Biro Umum)
    • Bureau of Planning and Foreign Cooperation (Biro Perencanaan dan Kerjasama Teknik Luar Negeri)
    • Bureau of Law and Human Resources (Biro Hukum dan Kepegawaian)
  • Deputy of Search and Rescue Resources (Deputi Bidang Potensi SAR)
    • Directorate of Facilities and Infrastructure (Direktorat Sarana dan Prasarana)
    • Directorate of Resource Development and Search and Rescue Community (Direktorat Bina Ketenagaan dan Pemasyarakatan SAR)
  • Deputy of Search and Rescue Operation (Deputi Bidang Operasi SAR)
    • Directorate of Operation and Training (Direktorat Operasi dan Latihan)
    • Directorate of Communication (Direktorat Komunikasi)
    • Data and Information Center (Pusat Data dan Informasi), a supporting unit within basarnas
  • Inspectorate (Inspektorat)
  • Technical Unit (Unit Pelaksana Teknis), its primary task to implement search and rescue activity in regional level, which consist of 13 Technical Unit Office Class A and 21 Technical Unit Office Class B.

Head of National Search and Rescue AgencyEdit

Office addressEdit

BASARNAS headquarter

  • Address : Jl Angkasa B 15 Kav 2-3, Kemayoran, Central Jakarta
  • Telephone: +6221-65867510 / +6221-65867511 / +6221-65701184
  • Fax : +6221-65867512 / +6221-65701184

RCC Jakarta

  • Address : Bandara Soekarno Hatta, Gedung 628, Tangerang Banten
  • Telephone: +6221-5501512
  • Fax : +6221-5501512

RCC Banda Aceh

  • Address : Jl Sultan Malikul Saleh Lhong Raya, Banda Aceh
  • Telephone: +62651-33876 / +62651-7410234 / +62651-21324
  • Fax : +62651-21327 / +62651-33876

RCC Medan

  • Address : Jl Bunga Sedap Malam No.9
  • Telephone: +6261-4553111 / +6261-8225111 / +6261-4569040
  • Fax : +6261-8225111

RCC Padang

  • Address : Jl By Pass KM 25 Anak Air Batipuh, Padang
  • Telephone: +62751-484763 / +62751-484533 / +62751-484767
  • Fax : +62751-484534 / +62751-484533 / +62751-484764

RCC Banjarmasin

  • Address : Jl A Yani KM 28,5 Banjarbaru, South Kalimantan
  • Telephone: +62511-4707856 / +62511-4707911 / +62511-4707881
  • Fax : +62511-4707856 / +62511-4707911 / +62511-4707881

RCC Pekanbaru

  • Address : Jl Bandara Sultan Syarif Qasim II P.Baru, Riau Islands
  • Telephone: +62761-674821 / +62761-676758 / +62761-679991
  • Fax : +62761-676758 / +62761-674818 / +62761-679991

RCC Palembang

  • Address : Jl Akses Bandara S.Mahmud Badaruddin II Palembang
  • Telephone: +62711-355111
  • Fax : +62711-418372 / +62711-417602 / +62711-357494

List of major operationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Home." (Archive) National Search and Rescue Agency. Retrieved on 10 May 2012. "Jl. Angkasa Blok B.15 KAV 2-3 Kemayoran - Jakarta Pusat Jakarta - Indonesia 10720"
  2. ^ "Task and Function." Tugas dan Fungsi Basarnas. Retrieved on 16 June 2017.

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