Why Should My Ship
The JASREP System provides up-to-date information
on the movements of vessels in order, in the
of a distress incident:
to reduce the interval between the loss of contact with a
vessel and the initination of search and rescue
operations in cases where no distress signal has been received
to permit rapid determination may be called upon to provide
of vessels which assistance
to permit delineation of a search area of limited size in
case the position of a vessel in distress is unknown or uncertain
to facilitate the provision of urgent medical assistance
or advice to vessels not carrying a doctor
Any ship regardless of tonnage, flag or type is
welcome in the JASREP System as far as she is within the service area of
the system. Participation is voluntary.
Can My Ship Participate?
Service Area is Latitude 17 degrees and northward and Longitude 165 degrees
and westward. The JCG receives reports from all the any kind of vessels
from Ocean-Going ships to sailing ships.