This site allows you to register and update information about your COSPAS-SARSAT beacon
Why register its beacon? What is the use of my data?

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General informations

WELCOME ON THE FRENCH REGISTER OF DISTRESS BEACONS 406 MHz

ONLY for registration of ELT (aeronautical) or PLB (personal/multiple use) beacon types

 The account creation can take several minutes. Please wait for RECEIVE AND VALIDATE  The confirmation message . PLEASE NOTE that the site has been configured with optimisation for FireFox use. We propose you to use this Internet Navigator.

In order to facilitate your account creation, you can click on the link hereafter:

https://registre406.cnes.fr/sarsatweb/do/demandUserCreation

To register your maritime beacon (with MMSI), click on ANFR link below:

 https://www.anfr.fr/accueil/

Basic principles :

Pay attention to mishandlings, it may cause false alerts and sollicitate unappropriately the organisms of rescue.

Check our Sunny Swift comic strip (from EASA) on False distress alerts !

https://www.easa.europa.eu/newsroom-and-events/news/sunny-swift-false-distress-alerts

Beacons activations tests are forbidden

In case of beacon replacement, the old one must be neutralised (remove completely the battery), and don't forget to update your account.

IT IS FORBIDDEN TO CREATE AN ACCOUNT AND REGISTER A BEACON FOR ANYONE ELSE IN PLACE OF THE OWNER AND USER OF THIS BEACON.

 THIS FRENCH NATIONAL DISTRESS BEACONS DATABASE IS DEDICATED TO BEACONS WITH FRENCH COUNTRY CODES