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  1. search and rescuenoun

    An effort to save persons whose locations are not precisely known from hazardous situations.

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  1. Search and rescue

    Search and rescue (SAR) is the search for and provision of aid to people who are in distress or imminent danger. The general field of search and rescue includes many specialty sub-fields, typically determined by the type of terrain the search is conducted over. These include mountain rescue; ground search and rescue, including the use of search and rescue dogs; urban search and rescue in cities; combat search and rescue on the battlefield and air-sea rescue over water. International Search and Rescue Advisory Group (INSARAG) is a UN organization that promotes the exchange of information between national urban search and rescue organizations. The duty to render assistance is covered by Article 98 of the UNCLOS.

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  1. Search and rescue

    Search and rescue is the search for and provision of aid to people who are in distress or imminent danger. The general field of search and rescue includes many specialty sub-fields, typically determined by the type of terrain the search is conducted over. These include mountain rescue; ground search and rescue, including the use of search and rescue dogs; urban search and rescue in cities; combat search and rescue on the battlefield and air-sea rescue over water.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. search and rescue

    The use of aircraft, surface craft, submarines, and specialized rescue teams and equipment to search for and rescue distressed persons on land or at sea in a permissive environment. Also called SAR. See also combat search and rescue; isolated personnel; joint personnel recovery center; personnel recovery coordination cell.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of search and rescue in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of search and rescue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of search and rescue in a Sentence

  1. Andrew Yang:

    Alexander Huang said. Taiwans military has operated Blackhawks for decades and in 2010, completed a sale for another 60 UH-Ms from the U.S. for $ 3.1 billion. The Blackhawk that crashed was a model dedicated to search and rescue and had been delivered in 2018, according to Taiwans Ministry of National Defense. The loss of Shen and other high-ranking officials for require a rapid reshuffle of positions, but should have a minimal effect on Taiwans Jan. 11 elections for president and lawmakers, said Andrew Yang, a former Ministry of National Defense deputy minister for policy who also worked with Shen. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP He was highly respected throughout his career.

  2. Mihir Garimella:

    The idea is that you take( my) drone, plug in different sensors based on whatever task you're trying to accomplish, and the drone would use those sensors to carry out a mission, so in a search and rescue situation after an earthquake, you could plug in a thermal camera and the drone would use that to find people who are trapped. {.

  3. Jamie McGoldrick:

    I am disappointed in the sense that there was such an impressive response in terms of search and rescue - all the teams that came in to do the work, they did very impressively and comprehensively - and maybe they think that's the job done.

  4. Alex Castonguay:

    This case highlights the effectiveness of the interagency search and rescue system, a special thank you to the USCG for all the efforts.

  5. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak:

    I have further ordered @tldm_rasmi (navy) and APMM (Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency) to conduct search and rescue efforts on Rohingya boats, we have to prevent loss of life.


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