United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs

United Nations/South Africa Training Course on Satellite-Aided Search and Rescue
Cape Town, South Africa, 20-24 November 2006

  

Available online resources

Online Presentations

Note: The views expressed in the presentations and papers below are those of the authors and do not reflect the policies or views of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs. The presentations and papers are provided solely for informational purposes.

Implementation and introduction of the COSPAS SARSAT system in South Africa
Dirk Cornelissen,
Telkom SA Limited
Powerpoint Presentation
The role of MCC's in the Cospas Sarsat system and distress beacons and their significance to the Cospas Sarsat system.
Derek Cooper,
Telkom SA Limited
Powerpoint Presentation
System Status, Statistics and Regulatory Measures
Cheryl Bertoia,
Cospas-Sarsat Secretariat
Powerpoint Presentation
  
National Reports on SAR
Botswana Powerpoint Presentation
Kenya Powerpoint Presentation
Lesotho Presentation
Uganda Presentation
Zambia Statement
Zimbabwe Powerpoint Presentation
  
Cospas-Sarsat System Overview
Daniel Karlson,
U.S. Coast Guard
Powerpoint Presentation
Cospas-Sarsat RCC Message Formats
Chris Payne,
Australian Mission Control Centre
Powerpoint Presentation
Cospas-Sarsat Ground Stations LEOLUTs & GEOLUTs
Chris Payne,
Australian Mission Control Centre
Powerpoint Presentation
Role of the Nodal AUMCC
Chris Payne,
Australian Mission Control Centre
Powerpoint Presentation
MEOSAR, Future Evalution of Cospas-Sarsat
Jim King,
CRC Canada
Powerpoint Presentation
Description of the Cospas-Sarsat Space Segment
Jim King,
CRC Canada
Powerpoint Presentation
Beacon Registration
Cheryl Bertoia Cospas-Sarsat Secretariat
Powerpoint Presentation
Low Cost Beacons and SSAS
Cheryl Bertoia Cospas-Sarsat Secretariat
Powerpoint Presentation
South Africa International 406 MHz Beacon Registration Database (IBRD) Powerpoint Presentation
International Maritime Organization's decisions of note to SAR Authorities
Dumisani Ntuli
Alternate Permanent Representative of the Republic of South Africa to the International Maritime Organization
Powerpoint Presentation
Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) in the South African Context.
Ashwin Budhal
Telkom SA Limited
Powerpoint Presentation
OCC Operator Update Training Release 5.3.1
Stive Edgett,
EMS Technologies
Powerpoint Presentation
Rescue Coordination Centres (RCCs) and SAR Points of Contact (SPOCs)
Daniel Karlson,
U.S. Coast Guard
Powerpoint Presentation
406 MHz EPIRB Registration Form PDf File
Example of Beacon Register PDf File
SAREX - Tzaneen - South Africa, February 2004
Charles Norval
SASAR
PDf File
SAROPS Planning and Execution
Charles Norval
SASAR
PDf File


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