Accession Number:

AD0761756

Title:

PACSAR :72: Report of the Pacific International Air and Surface Search and Rescue Seminar Held in San Francisco, Calif., on 4-7 Dec 72.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

100.0

Abstract:

The seminar was concerned with the following elements of the new program Communications An inventory of available SAR facilities and their response time Utilization of existing position reporting systems and existing ocean station vessels The utilization of transient ships and aircraft in SAR operations Expanding regional arrangements and setting up joint exercises among participating countries The resuce of persons from ditched aircraft, drilling and production platforms and other special cases The rescue of space peronnnel in emergency landings and The resuce of persons trapped in submerged vehicles.

Subject Categories:

  • Commercial and General Aviation
  • Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE