Program & System Documentation


USMCC National RCC and Search and Rescue Point of Contact Alert and Support Messages
Version 3.11 - 17 February 2021

This document describes the messages transmitted to national RCCs and national SPOCs by the USMCC.

The document is structured so that the user may use it as a reference and go directly to a specific type of alert message (in Section 3). In order to allow for the document to be used in this manner, details on the information is duplicated under each type of alert message.

The Appendices to this document contain the following information:

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