• Full Title: FCC Enforcement Advisory - Marine Radio - Enforcement Bureau Reminds Mariners of Marine Radio Rules Protecting Public Safety - What Are Maritime Mobile Service Identity (MMSI) Numbers and How Are They Used?
  • Document Type(s): Advisory
  • Bureau(s): Enforcement

EA on the acquisition and proper use of Maritime Mobile Service Identity (MMSI) numbers. This EA discusses how to acquire and use an authorized MMSI that contains accurate data, in order to comply with existing laws and to enhance boating safety

  • DA/FCC #: DA-16-513
  • FCC Record Citation: 31 FCC Rcd 4600 (6)

FCC Record: DA-16-513A1_Rcd.pdf


Document Dates

  • Released On: May 9, 2016
  • Adopted On: May 9, 2016
  • Issued On: May 9, 2016
  • Contact: Daniel Meyerson at (202) 418-1993
  • Media Contact: Will Wiquist at (202) 418-0509, email: Will.Wiquist@fcc.gov