Vessel Traffic Services, Use of Automatic Identification System and Radar

This report discusses the capabilities, limitations, and synergies of radar and Automatic Identification System (AIS) information in Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) operations based on published literature and on relevant documentation from the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities (IALA).

Specific context of the Prince William Sound (PWS) VTS issues that affect local marine users is presented through summaries of PWS stakeholder consultations.

File Type: pdf
Categories: Maritime Operations
Author: C-Core
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