Traditional Marine Radio Stations complying with the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) can be complex to design and implement.
This complexity often translates to high cost for the purchaser.
A traditional coast station transmitter room - great in 1980, not so good in 2014....
However, this need not be - GMDSS Coast Radio Stations do not have to be highly expensive and complex. Developments in technology have brought about significant reductions in radio and equipment cost, whilst enhancing performance and reliability.
Read on to find out how you can have a fully functional, cost-effective GMDSS Coast Radio Station.
Why can't I use ship equipment for my coast station?