Marine safety issues and actions
Safety Advisory Notice issued to: Ship and fishing vessel owners, operators' masters/skippers
|Date issued:||25 September 2008|
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|Background:||Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed|
Rexandra's electronic detectability was reduced because of the vessel's timber construction and the lack of a radar reflector or an AIS unit.
Safety Advisory Notice
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau advises that ship and fishing vessel owners, operators' masters/skippers and State/Northern Territory marine regulators should consider the safety implications of this safety issue and to take action where it is considered appropriate.