Kapitel 6. Nöd-, il- och varningstrafik

1.  Exempel på Nödanrop (ch 16).


The distress call sent on the frequency 156.8 MHz (VHF channel 16) shall be given in the following form:

– the distress signal “MAYDAY”, spoken three times;

– the words “THIS IS”;

– the name of the vessel in distress, spoken three times;

– the call sign or other identification;

– the MMSI (if the initial alert has been sent by DSC). (WRC-12)

T ex

Mayday - Mayday - Mayday

This is

Scamp - Scamp - Scamp

Calllsign VL2345

MMSI 265010000