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Old 05-07-2017, 12:11 PM
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Some Company offer some Fright Ship "Cruse". I know the are incredible expensive 1 Day cost ~ 100 depend on the Ship but it sound interesting. What kind of Radio are used for Onboard Communication in Europe and Open Water? I see in the Freq List on the normal VHF Ship Channels.
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Old 05-07-2017, 1:31 PM
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Probably satellite.

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Sat for Onboard Commination? I think the Ships are not that big for cover with an Repeater.
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They use private digital systems onboard, and satellite for long range. Very little on VHF ship channels except when in port, and even those are very low power.

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Cruise ships?
I know some of them will let you rent DECT phones on board. The ships usually are running a DECT phone system for staff to use anyway. A properly set up DECT system connected to the ships internal PBX system will allow handoff between DECT base stations. Think of it as a mini-cellular phone system. I've got one at work and it works very well. The DECT base stations connect back to our PBX via SIP protocol over our data network. There are also WiFi based phone/radio handsets that may be used on board.

Unrelated to the rental use, there are UHF frequencies assigned for marine use. Pretty common for those to be used for internal ship communications. VHF marine gets used for bridge to bridge type usage. The UHF is used for internal, although some ships do use VHF for their internal communications.
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Read this thread for some info:


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