Cospas-Sarsat

Cospas-Sarsat

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Cospas-Sarsat is an international satellite-based search and rescue (SAR) distress alert detection and information distribution system, established by Canada, France, the United States, and the former Soviet Union in 1979. Over the years many countries have joined the project, either as providers of ground segments or as user states. As of 2010 26 counties (Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Chile, China (P.R.of), Greece, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.of), New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, UK, Vietnam) and two organizations (ITDC of Chinese Taipei and Hong Kong, China) are providers of ground segments, while nine countries are user states (Cyprus, Denmark, Germany, Madagascar, Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia).show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135877224
  • 9786135877229