Join Date: Nov 2010
Thanked 318 Times in 289 Posts
Rep Power: 10
Re: AIS-MMSI registration...US vs. UK?
MMSI is reasonably important to have correct.
If you are in danger and set your EPIRB off its associated to your MMSI.
In and area of poor SSR the default of search control lapses to the country originating the MMSI.
In other words, when you're drowning in Deleware Bay do you want the USCG to send a helicopter, or the British?
Notes on a Circumnavigation:
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
People can say they want freedom, but offer them the keys to what chains them, a map to where they want to go,
And they'll turn it down for the cell they know