JRCC Iceland- Rescue Centre for mariners and aircrafts

The Icelandic Coast Guard operates a Rescue Centre for Maritime and Aeronautical Search and Rescue at its Operations Centre. The name is Joint Rescue and Coordination Centre (JRCC) Iceland.

JRCC-Iceland communicates with other Search and Rescue Centre's regarding Search and Rescue Operations within the Icelandic Search and Rescue Region, cf. article 2.

JRCC-Iceland is designated as recipient of Cospas/Sarsat messages from the Cospas-/Sarsat System (SAR Point of Contact) for the Icelandic Search and Rescue Region, SRR. JRCC Iceland maintains watch 24 hours all the year around.