Originally Posted by Poly
Which is exactly why when you get your arc certificate you sign promising never to repeat anything you overhear.
you sign promising never to repeat anything you overhear?
so what's the point in the coastguard making broadcasts when they get a spoken word mayday?
'pan pan pan pan pan pan pan all stns all stns all stns, spoken word mayday heard recently on ch16 on remote ariel site X, any info contact mickey mouse coastguard, but if you do tell us what you've overheard then your in breach of your 'arc certificate' errr, coastguard out.
got a copy of this certificate? it doesn't sound quite right and there isnt much (any) info relating to VHF online