Saving service for land and sea enthusiasts in Saudi Arabia




” Life is either a bold adventure or nothing. ” True, but security does not exist in nature and can not be tested by all mankind , travelers must take all necessary measures to prevent crises .

The search and rescue service for individuals provided by the Communications and Information Technology Commission (STC) is a radiocommunication service that enables individuals to request distress in areas where public telecommunications networks are not available. Help to reach the missing by a standard impact, by locating their location via satellite.

The data of the device, which can be obtained from the authorized shops in its trade register , shall be sold for a fee of fifty riyals annually, in addition to the information of the service applicant in the registration form of the distress request device for individuals . And rescue related to the Ministry of the Interior and the General Authority for Civil Aviation , so that the competent authorities for search and rescue in Saudi Arabia identify the distress caller and locate him through the information sent from his device via satellite to the search and rescue center .

It should be noted that the use of the device in non- emergency or tampering causes confusion to the competent authorities of search and rescue, and presents the owner of the penalties in accordance with the regulations in force in the Kingdom .

Search and Rescue Service and STC


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