Revoking a Distress Call
You do not transmit a distress call until you hold DISTRESS for at least three seconds. If you inadvertently make a distress call, or are no longer in distress, you should cancel the call immediately by transmitting a voice message to all stations on channel 16.
- Select DISTRESS CANCEL HAS BEEN SENT appears on the screen. , and wait until
- Select OK.
- Hold PTT on the handset, and transmit an appropriate voice message to cancel the distress call (Distress Call Cancellation Script).
Select an option:
Select END to complete the distress-call cancellation and return to normal radio operation.
Select RESEND to resend the distress-call cancellation and start the process again.