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Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) and Vessels Traffic Monitoring Systems (VTMS)

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    23rd Oct, 2020
  • It is an indigenous software solutions Launched byMinistry of Shipping.
  • It determines vessel positions, position of other traffic or meteorological hazard warnings and extensive management of traffic within a port or waterway.
  • It contributes to the safety of life at sea, safety and efficiency of navigation and protection of the marine environment, adjacent shore areas, worksites and offshore installations from possible adverse effects of maritime traffic.
  • VTMS is mandatory under the IMO Convention SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea).