List V – List of Ship Stations and Maritime Mobile Service Identity Assignments, 2013 Edition
The List of Ship Stations and Maritime Mobile Service Identity Assignments (List V) is a service publication prepared and issued, once year, by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), in accordance with provision No. 20.8 of the Radio Regulations (RR).
As stipulated n Appendix 16 to the RR, this List shall be provided to all ship stations for which a Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) installation is required by International agreement.
This list is published in CD ROM format ad contains the Preface and Reference tables in a booklet form.
The CD ROM contains, in PDF format, information concerning Ship stations, Coast stations and Search and Rescue (SAR) aircraft for which an MMSI has been noticed the Radiocommunication Bureau (BR) as well as other ship stations, predetermined groups of ship stations. Accounting Authority Identification Codes (AAICs) and contact information of notifying administrations.
The CD ROM also contains a database, along with an interface similar to the ITU MARS system (http://www.itu.int/ITU-R/go/mars/en). Which enables users to search for and display, particulars and details of ship stations, Accounting Authorities and countries responsible for the notifications.