Article 136: Search and Rescue

  1.         COTED shall promote co-operation in air and maritime search and rescue operations in the Community, bearing in mind such machinery as may exist for the overall co-ordination of search and rescue services.
  1.         The Member States shall notify COTED of air and maritime equipment and facilities available for use in search and rescue operations.
  1.         The Member States shall collaborate with third States and competent international organisations in search and rescue operations.