Monthly Archives: June 2016

EPIRBs For Diving Expedition

JSSADC possesses four Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons(EPIRB) that are available for diving expeditions which need one.  They are the McMurdo Fast Find Plus model which operates on 406.028 MHz.

Further information can be obtained from the manual which can be downloaded by clicking here.

If you wish to enquire about signing out one of the JSSADC EPIRBs then please contact us.

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Exped Dates for 2017: Ascension, Cyprus & Gibraltar

HQ Adventurous Training Group (Army) have just released 2016DIN07-090 which has dates for the slots in Ascension Island, Cyprus and Gibraltar.    Bids are to be submitted by 19 Aug 16.

Click on the links below for:

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AT Diving Medical Referrals

The Institute of Naval Medicine (INM) have released 2016DIN01-133 which replaces 2015DIN01-191.

This DIN explains that INM only has a single consultant in diving medicine and is therefore unable to accept referrals for AT diving fitness medicals.

Issued in Oct 15, the DIN expects this position to continue for at least another six months.

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