COLLISION AVOIDANCE AT SEA WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO RADAR AND RADIO TELEPHONY

Reviews the current Rules of the Road limitations on use of radar and highlights the necessity for new procedures using UHF communications to establish courses of action in sufficient time to avoid collision. Suggested changes in the rules are discussed which could provide improved collision avoidance measures with the emphasis on VHF radio to establish a positive and unambiguous course of action in conjunction with radar information.

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    Royal Institute of Navigation

    1 Kensington Gore
    London,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Corbet, A G
  • Publication Date: 1972-10

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  • Accession Number: 00084663
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Royal Institute of Navigation
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 19 1975 12:00AM