MariTEL Offers Free Registration

MariTEL, under agreement with the Federal Communications Commission and the U.S. Coast Guard, is offering free registration of Digital Selective Calling (DSC) VHF radiotelephones and can issue Maritime Mobile Service Identity (MMSI) numbers for the devices used on recreational boats. Owners of these units should call (888) 627-4835 to take advantage of this free registration. For more information about MariTEL, visit