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The bringing together of organisations and elements to ensure effective search and rescue response. One SAR authority must always have Overall coordination responsibility and other organisations are to cooperate with this agency to produce the best response possible within available resources.



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MCC

Mission control centre of the Cospas-Sarsat system that accepts alert messages from the local user terminals (LUTs) and other mission control centres to distribute to the appropriate rescue coordination centres or other search and rescue points of contact.

S.A.R.

Search and Rescue Convention of the IMO to maintain and promote uniform standards in Search and rescue.

J.R.C.C.

Joint rescue coordination centre responsible for both aeronautical and maritime search and rescue incidents.

M.C.C.

Mission control centre of the Cospas-Sarsat system that accepts alert messages from the local user terminals (LUTs) and other mission control centres to distribute to the appropriate rescue coordination centres or other search and rescue points of contact.

RCC

Rescue co-ordination centre: Land-based authority conducting and coordinating search and rescue operations in a designated area

SAR

Search and Rescue/International Convention on Maritime Search and Rescue, 1979

SAR

Search and rescue

I.A.M.S.A.R.

The IMO convention for International Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue that replaces the SAR convention and Mersar manual.

JRCC

Joint rescue coordination centre responsible for both aeronautical and maritime search and rescue incidents.

SPOC

SAR point of contact - rescue coordination centres and other established and recognised national points of contact that can accept responsibility to receive Cospas-Sarsat alert data to enable the rescue of persons in distress.

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