Safety Advisory Notice MS20070001

Safety Advisory Notice

Recommendation details
Output No: MS20070001
Date issued: 15 June 2007
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

The vessel was unable to transmit an AUSREP deviation report after the change of course to Jervis Bay during the afternoon of 4 June due to the fact that the generator was not operational and so the computer used to compile messages for the satellite communication system was not functioning.

Safety Advisory Notice

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the ship owners, managers and masters should consider the implications of this safety issue and take action as appropriate.

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