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FREQUENTIS to provide maritime distress communication solution for South Africa

FREQUENTIS to provide maritime distress communication solution for South Africa

The first Frequentis coastal maritime system will be installed in South Africa for the South African Department of Transport through Telkom Maritime Services who will receive a Frequentis solution for a Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS). The Frequentis System will replace the old coastal Maritime Distress Communications System (MDCS) and will service coastal waters, along a coastline extending for 2,800 kilometres.  Frequentis partner and Prime contractor for the project is South African company, AME Telecommunications.