What are volumes of IAMSAR ?

List of all volumes of I.A.M.S.A.R.

Volume 1: ‘The organisation and management volume’

Discusses the global SAR system concept, establishment and improvement of national and regional SAR systems and cooperation with neighbouring states to provide effective and economical SAR services.

Volume 2: ‘The mission co-ordination volume’,

Assists personnel who plan and co-ordinate SAR operations and exercises.

Volume 3: ‘The mobile facilities’,

Volume is intended to be carried aboard rescue units, aircraft, and vessels to help in performance of search, rescue or on-scene co-ordinator function and with aspects of SAR that pertain to their own emergencies.

This manual is published jointly by the international civil aviation organisation and the International maritime organisation. 

Volume  3  is carried onboard and its mandatory.