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The Distress Alerting Satellite System Taking the Search out of Search and Rescue

@inproceedings{AffensTheDA,
  title={The Distress Alerting Satellite System Taking the Search out of Search and Rescue},
  author={D. W. Affens and R. Dreibelbis and J. Mentall and George J. Theodorakos}
}
N ASA, which pioneered the technology used for the satellite aided search and rescue capability that has saved thousands of lives worldwide since its inception nearly three decades ago, has developed new technology that will more quickly identify the locations of people in distress and reduce the risk to rescuers. The Search and Rescue (SAR) Mission Offi ce at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, in collaboration with several government agencies, has developed a next-generation satellite-aided… Expand
A Proposed Arctic Search and Rescue Strategy for Canada
Russell, W. (2011). A Proposed Arctic Search and Rescue Strategy for Canada. [graduate project]. Halifax, NS: Dalhousie University. The Canadian Arctic has experienced a notable increase in maritimeExpand