From 7 to 12 November 2016 the delegation of the Marine Search and Rescue Service consisting from the First Deputy Head Mrs Kupriy A.A. and the Head of the National LRIT Center Mrs Platzerova N.A. visited the Centre of Navigational Safety at the State Maritime Administration of Azerbaijan Republic and the Azerbaijan LRIT Center.
The management of the State Maritime Administration of Azerbaijan Republic and the Azerbaijan LRIT Center presented the activities and the structure of the State Maritime Administration, the principles of the provision of the navigational safety and organization of search and rescue at sea, as well as with the structure and work of the national LRIT Center and national GMDSS segment.
From our part the MSRS delegation informed the Azerbaijan side with the principles of the organization of national search and rescue system and the work of the Ukrainian LRIT Center.
Both parties recognized the importance of the necessity to fulfill their international obligations to ensure shipping safety and usefulness of the development of direct contacts between sectoral maritime services and organizations of Ukraine and Azerbaijan.