|IMPORTANT REMINDERS • Beginning 2/1/09, the 243/121.5 MHz frequency will no longer be|
used for rescue alerts. USCG and other search and rescue personnel
will only receive distress alerts broadcast using digital 406 MHz.
• No ACR service facility may change a battery in a unit beyond 12 years
• EPIRBS for Non-US Flagged Vessels must call for
proper coding of their unit before shipment.