Nordic Institute of Navigation. e-Navigation Conference Oslo 2007-10-16/17 Status of LRIT. Rolf Zetterberg Swedish Maritime Safety Inspectorate. Background.
Status of LRIT
Swedish Maritime Safety Inspectorate
A Flag state has allways the right to accessthe information for ships in its own register
A Port state has the right to access when a ship has declared its intention to go to a port in that state - but not if the ship is in the the territorial waters of another state
A Coastal state has the right to access for ships within 1000 Nm from its coast - but not if the ship is in the the territorial waters of another state
The access rigths belongs to the state - ”Contracting Government to IMO” and for its Competent Authorities. Other use is not allowed.
SAR organisations can have access whenever needed
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