Goto Section: 80.1114 | 80.1117 | Table of Contents

FCC 80.1115
Revised as of September 1, 2021
Goto Year:2020 | 2022
  §  80.1115   Transmission of a distress alert by a station not itself in

   (a) A station in the mobile or mobile-satellite service which learns
   that a mobile unit is in distress must initiate and transmit a distress
   alert relay in any of the following cases:

   (1) When the mobile unit in distress is not itself in a position to
   transmit the distress alert; or

   (2) When the master or person responsible for the mobile unit not in
   distress or the person responsible for the land station determines that
   further help is necessary.

   (b) A station transmitting a distress alert relay in accordance with
   paragraph (a) of this section or § 80.1121(c) must indicate that it is
   not itself in distress.


Goto Section: 80.1114 | 80.1117

Goto Year: 2020 | 2022
CiteFind - See documents on FCC website that cite this rule

Want to support this service?

Report errors in this rule. Since these rules are converted to HTML by machine, it's possible errors have been made. Please help us improve these rules by clicking the Report FCC Rule Errors link to report an error.
Helping make public information public