30 July 2018
MASTER PLAN OF SHORE-BASED FACILITIES
FOR THE GLOBAL MARITIME DISTRESS AND SAFETY SYSTEM
(GMDSS MASTER PLAN)
1 This circular supersedes GMDSS.1/Circ.21 and contains the latest information based on replies received from Member States.
2 Member States are invited to check their national data in the annexed information for accuracy, and provide the necessary updates highlighting the changes from this edition, as soon as possible, and to respond to MSC.1/Circ.1382/Rev.2, if they have not already done so. The Secretariat can be contacted at: firstname.lastname@example.org
3 At the request of the Martime Safety Committee, the Secretariat is currently in the process of migrating this master plan into the new GMDSS Master Plan module of the Global Integrated Shipping Information System (GISIS). Some modifications have been introduced in the attached annexes to facilitate the systematic migration of the information. Once migration is completed, Member States will be invited to verify their respective information.
4 Member States are invited to bring the information to the attention of all parties concerned.
LIST OF ANNEXES
ANNEX 1 – STATUS OF SHORE-BASED FACILITIES FOR THE GMDSS
ANNEX 2 – LIST OF VHF DSC COAST STATIONS FOR SEA AREA A1
ANNEX 3 – LIST OF MF DSC COAST STATIONS FOR SEA AREA A2
ANNEX 4 – LIST OF HF DSC COAST STATIONS FOR SEA AREAS A3 AND A4
ANNEX 5 – LIST OF INMARSAT LAND EARTH STATIONS (LESs)
ANNEX 6 – LIST OF RESCUE CO-ORDINATION CENTRES (RCCs) USING SHIP EARTH STATIONS (SESs)
ANNEX 7 – NAVTEX SERVICE
ANNEX 8 – THE INTERNATIONAL SAFETYNET SERVICE
APPENDICES – TABLE OF INTERNATIONALLY COORDINATED BROADCAST SCHEDULES
ANNEX 9 – HF NARROW-BAND DIRECT PRINTING (NBDP) MARITIME SAFETY INFORMATION (MSI) BROADCAST SERVICE
ANNEX 10 – LIST OF COSPAS-SARSAT MISSION CONTROL CENTRES (MCCs) AND LOCAL USER TERMINALS (LUTs)
ANNEX 11 – SATELLITE EPIRB REGISTRATION INFORMATION DATA
ANNEX 12 – LIST OF 24-HOUR POINTS OF CONTACT FOR MARITIME MOBILE SERVICE IDENTITIES (MMSI)
ANNEX 13 – REVISED QUESTIONNAIRE ON SHORE-BASED FACILITIES FOR THE GMDSS (MSC.1/Circ.1382/Rev.2)