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Do You Need a Personal Beacon?

On November 17, 2003 at 10:45 in the morning, a Personal Beacon was activated in the State of New York in the Adirondack Mountains.  The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center (ARFCC) at Langley AFB in Virginia intercepted the signal from the Search and Rescue Satellite Aid Tracking System (SARSAT).  The SARSAT is operated by the […]