The following products are used for Cospas-Sarsat the international satellite-based search and rescue (SAR) distress alert detection and information distribution system. Cospas-Sarsat is an element of the Global Maritime Distress Safety System (GMDSS). Automatic-activating EPIRBs are now required on International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) ships, commercial fishing vessels, and all passenger ships, they are designed to transmit to a Rescue Coordination Centre a vessel identification and an accurate location of the vessel from anywhere in the world.

TX7-503CM-SQ-Cospas Sarsat

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Frequency range: 10.000 - 20.000 MHz
Frequency stability: ±0.2 ppm over -40 ~+55° C
Supply voltage: 3.3 V or 5.0 V
Output signal: CMOS
Size: 5.0 x 3.2 mm

QSF406B4-38 Cospas Sarsat

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Frequency range:               406 MHz
Bandwidth: 4 MHz
Insertion loss: 2 dB
Source & Load Impedance: 50 Ohm
Size: 3.8 x 3.8 mm