Rescue Coordination Center Contacts
With the proliferation of SatPhones on cruising yachts, sometimes contacting an RCC directly by phone
may be preferable to attempting VHF/SSB/EPIRB contact. Latitude 38 has recently posted a listing of RCC contact numbers for participants in the Pacific Puddle Jump
. See http://www.pacificpuddlejump.com/pix/PacSAR.pdf
"It is not so much for its beauty that the Sea makes a claim upon men's hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air, that emanation from the waves, that so wonderfully renews a weary spirit."