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Old 10-02-2011, 02:09 PM
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divefreak
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Originally Posted by CMEBoston View Post
I tried as well, No new accounts avalible. Try the FCC or coast Gaurd website. they are trying to eliminate duplicate numbers. the issue is if someone with a duplicate MMSI # hits the distress button and the VHF does not have a GPS signal they have no idea where to start looking.
donīt want to offend anyone, but your current system for mmsi for pleasure vessels doesnīt match international rules.

each and every boat should have its callsign and MMSI reported to the ITU by the FCC.


my boats:

http://www.itu.int/online/mms/mars/s...081854&QUANTUM

and

http://www.itu.int/online/mms/mars/s...n&2140321&FLOH
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