Does Your Red VHF Radio DISTRESS Button Work?

Posted by Doug Miller on 3/19/2014 to Configuration Examples

Great article by Mark Bunzel published by the folks at Waggoner Cruising Guide.

"According to industry sources, fewer than 10% of marine VHF radios have a working DISTRESS DSC button. Why? Most VHF radio owners have not bothered to register for an MMSI number and enter it into their VHF radio."


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