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Encyclopedia of Marine and Energy Technology

Liferaft equipment


The equipment level within a liferaft is usually referred to as a “SOLAS A pack” or SOLAS B pack”. Passenger vessels engaged on short international voyages or domestic voyages, should have liferafts equipped to the level of SOLAS B pack. SOLAS A pack is the level of equipment required for passenger vessels on long international voyages and for all other vessels to which SOLAS applies on international or domestic voyages.