COSPAS

AcronymDefinition
COSPASCosmitscheskaja Sistema Poiska Awarinitsch Sudow (Russian: space system for search of vessels in distress)
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The MT400 was soon to be followed by additions to the beacon product line including water activated, auto release, personal and GPS equipped models, ensuring GME's position as a major supplier of COSPAS SARSAT beacons.
Once activated, the MAX and MAX G transmit a unique identification signal along with the user's current position via the COSPAS SARSAT international search and rescue satellite system on 406 MHz.
Complying with rigorous federal and international standards, FAST FIND operates on the global COSPAS SARSAT 406MHz search and rescue satellite communication system, which is supported by international government search and rescue authorities around the world.