Over 40,000 lives saved...
The Cospas-Sarsat Programe has helped save over 40,000 lives since its launch in 1982. Aviation, marine and outdoor enthusiasts rely on 406MHz emergency beacons to help with their detection and location in a distress situation around the world.
McMurdo is a global leader in emeregency readiness and response, working with Cospas-Sarsat and other agencies to define and develop the next generation satellite-based search and rescue ecosystem. From distress beacons to satellite connectivity to SAR infrastructure and rescue operational systems, this knowledge center is your portal to information regarding MEOSAR.