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Title 47Chapter ISubchapter DPart 97Subpart E → §97.405


Title 47: Telecommunication
PART 97—AMATEUR RADIO SERVICE
Subpart E—Providing Emergency Communications


§97.405   Station in distress.

(a) No provision of these rules prevents the use by an amateur station in distress of any means at its disposal to attract attention, make known its condition and location, and obtain assistance.

(b) No provision of these rules prevents the use by a station, in the exceptional circumstances described in paragraph (a) of this section, of any means of radiocommunications at its disposal to assist a station in distress.

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