King's Harbour Master Portsmouth

LNTM No 46/23

1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the King’s Harbour Master Portsmouth that as part of the ‘Lee Coronation Celebration’ festival, there will be a Pitts Special flying display off Lee on the Solent, on Sunday 7 May 2023.

2. The two displays will take place for approximately 15 minutes on each occasion, firstly between 1500 - 1515 and again at 1845 - 1900.

3. The 2000m by 750m approximate marked area will be established at 1430, approximately 150m to 450m from the Lee on the Solent shoreline. It is bounded by following positions:

50 47.55N 001 13.10W
50 48.34N  001 12.61W
50 47.49N 001 12.49W
50 47 71N 001 11.97W

4. The area will be marked by orange buoys and a marker boat on each corner, each which will carry a yellow flag. All crews on the marshalling boats will be wearing yellow high visibility jackets. Marshall vessels can be contacted on VHF Ch 6 during the event. 

5. Mariners are requested to vacate the area from 1430 until the completion of the display at 1515 and then again vacate the area from 1815 until 1915, and to comply with requests from the marshal craft. 

6. The main contact for this event is Jonathan Moore: telephone 07710 107231. 

7. The Daedalus slipway at Lee on the Solent and PWC area will be monitored on the ground during this time to remind mariners of the LNTM. 

8. Cancel this Local Notice to Mariners on 8 May 2023.


Thursday 04 May 2023

King's Harbour Master

Owners, Agents, Charterers, Marinas, Yacht Clubs and Recreational Sailing Organisations should ensure that the contents of this Notice are made known to the masters or persons in charge of their vessels or craft.