The disadvantages of a cell phone in emergencies and why VHF and cellular service should not even be thought of for the same purposes.
The U.S. rules and reccomendations for carrying, licensing, and operating VHF radio on a boat. Includes instructions for getting a radio check and for both normal and emergency conversations.
An authoritative navigational resource for voyage planning and reference underway. Includes detailed sections on navigation, weather, safety, VHF and other communications, etc. Six editions cover the UK, N. America, and the Caribbean.
34-inch whip antenna for 156-163 MHz VHF and NOAA Weather Radio channels. Several mounting options.
Lists VHF channels to be used by pleasure boats in different parts of Canada.