Search and Rescue Service

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Term Search and Rescue Service
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Mandatory for


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EAEA

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Abbreviation

SAR

Definition

The performance of distress monitoring, communication, coordination and search and rescue functions, initial medical assistance or medical evacuation, through the use of public and private resources, including cooperating aircraft, vessels and other craft and installations.

Definition Source

ICAO (2004) Official Definition, Annex 12, Search and Rescue

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