May 21 2020

Coast Guard i911 Location Service

Published by at 8:00 am under Cruisers Notes,Liveaboard Topics

The Coast Guard has a new technology available to find you faster through i911.  The i911 system is a free service. No application download is needed.

The Coast Guard can send a text message to the mariner’s cell phone requesting permission to access the GPS location information; all the mariner needs to do is enable location information in their smartphone settings and click the link provided in the text message.

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