The 11th Black Sea Search and Rescue Conference took place in Varna (Bulgaria) on 21-22 October 2014 y. (hereinafter - the Conference)
The Conference was attended by representatives of the competent authorities of Bulgaria, Georgia, Romania, Turkey and Ukraine.
Ukraine was represented by a delegation consisting of:
Anatoly Drozd, Deputy Head of the State Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre, Branch "MPRS" of SE "AMPU";
Valeriy Dyakov, Head of Communications, Branch "MPRS" of SE "AMPU".
The delegations gave an overview of the false alerts received in their SAR area which were covered by their Country Status Reports.
Ukraine still has strong capabilities to cover its search and rescue area.