IAMSAR Manual Vol. I: Organization and Management
IAMSAR Manual: Volume I, 2016 Edition
The IAMSAR Manual comprises three volumes, each with specific search and rescue (SAR) system duties in mind, and can be used as a stand-alone document or in conjunction with the other two volumes as a means to attain a full view of the SAR system. The 2016 edition incorporates amendments adopted by ICAO and approved by the IMO Maritime Safety Committee. The 2015 amendments enter into force on 1 July 2016.
Organization and Management (volume I) discusses the global SAR system concept, establishment and improvement of national and regional SAR systems and co-operation with neighboring States to provide effective and economical SAR services.
Author: International Maritime Organization (IMO)
Publisher: International Maritime Organization (IMO)
Edition Date: 2016