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Telenor says calls for help to coastal radio stations rise

Tuesday 21 June 2016 | 12:25 CET | News
Telenor Kystradio said there has been a sharp rise in the coastal emergencies in recent years, yet only 10 percent of boats have a registered VHF radio on board. It said the Tjome maritime radio station in Vestfold county, for example, gave assistance to 2,119 leisure boats and professional vessels in 2015, up from 619 in 2006.

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Countries: Norway
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