Automated Mutual-Assistance Vessel Rescue System (AMVER)

A facility which can deliver, in a matter of minutes, a surface picture (SURPIC) of vessels in the area of a potential or actual search and rescue incident, including their predicted positions and their characteristics.

Source: Pilot Contoller Glossary (PCG)


  • FAA Order JO 7110.65, Para 10-6-4, INFLIGHT CONTINGENCIES