GMDSS Manual, 2015 (ebook) KG970E
by IMO - International Maritime Organization
6th ed. Provides an explanation of the principles upon which the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System is based, the radiocommunication requirements and recommendations for its implementation, the operational performance standards and technical specifications to be met by GMDSS equipment, and the procedures for and method of operation of the various radio services which form the GMDSS and the Master Plan for the GMDSS. The Manual is intended for use by ship personnel, shore operators, trainers, administrations, regulators and anyone else concerned with ship communication.