AMSA – Pilot transfer arrangements – MN No. 20-201207 12 2012
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) issued a Marine Notice No. 20-2012 reminding owners, operators, masters, and pilots that amendments to the IMO requirements relating to pilot transfer arrangements recently came into effect.
Ships should be examined to ensure that they are in compliance.Marine Notice No. 20-2012 dtd 28/11/2012 as well as MSC.1-Circ.1428 «PILOT TRANSFER ARRANGEMENTS-Required boarding arrangements for pilots» are herein included.
In the MSC.1/Circ. 1428 member governments are requested to bring the revised poster to the attention of their pilots, seafarers, shipowners, ship operators and others concerned with pilot boarding arrangements.
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