France
 
 
Other: To be authorized on board French ships and get an MMSI and a license the PLB must be :
  • COSPAS-SARSAT type-approved,
  • In accordance with R&TTE,
  • In accordance with ETSI or RTCM standards,
  • Able to float by itself, fitted with GNSS device.
  • For the time being, only three models have been authorized.