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LNTM No 030/20

PLNTM 030 AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE TRIAL - INFORMATION

 

PLYMOUTH LOCAL NOTICE TO MARINERS 030/20

AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE TRIAL - INFORMATION

 

1.This notice is for information from the Queen’s Harbour Master Plymouth pursuant to the Dockyard Port of Plymouth Order 1999.

2.During the period 18 Feb – 29 Feb 2020 trials will be carried out of an Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV), these trials will be conducted within the Dockyard Port of Plymouth in Cawsand Bay.

3.The USV will be accompanied to site by a support vessel callsign ‘WAVEDANCER’ and remain in the vicinity throughout the trial. The support vessel will display appropriate lights and shapes as required by the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, and will monitor VHF Channel 14 throughout. 

4.Longroom Port Control Station will regulate the operations keeping other water users advised. Mariners are requested to pass at a safe distance and to minimise wash.

5.Cancel this PLNTM 29 February 2020.

 

18 February 2020

 

 

C Necker

Queen’s Harbour Master Plymouth

 

 

 


Monday 17 Feb 2020

C NECKER
Queen's Harbour Master Plymouth