AEGEAN SEA - IONIAN SEA - SEA OF KASTELORIZO
THE HELLENIC NAVY IN COOPERATION WITH THE HELLENIC COAST GUART WILL CONDUCT A NAVAL COORDANATION AND GUIDANCE FOR SHIPPING(NCAGS)EXERCISE UNDER THE NAME MINOAS 2019,FROM 180500Z UNTIL 201200Z SEPTEMBER 2019.
THE NCAGS AREA IS DEFINED AS THE INTERNATIONAL WATERS OF THE FOLLOWING SEA AREAS:
AEGEAN SEA,IONIAN SEA, AND SEA OF KASTELORIZO, NCAGS PROCEDURES WILL BE USED IN ORDER TO INTERACT WITH MERCHANT SHIPPING DURING THE SAID EXERCISE PERIOD. MERCHANT SHIPPING AND MERCHANT VESSELS INCLUDING FISHING VESSELS GREATER THAN 300GRT ARE KINDLY REQUESTED TO COOPERATE WITH THE NCAGS COORDINATION CENTER (NCC) LOCATED AT HCG HQ IN PIRAEUS, ON A NO COST NO DELAY VOLUNTARY BASIS. MERCHANT VESSELS ARE ENCOURAGED TO COMMUNICATE DIRECTLY WITH NCC PRIOR ENTERING OR SAILING OUT OF THE SPECIFIED NCAGS AREA BY PHONE OR BY TRANSMITTING A NON FORMATTED TEXT (VIA EMAIL)
INFORMING OF THEIR WILL TO PARTICIPATE. POINT OF CONTACT DURING THE EXERCISE: NCAGS COORDINATION CENTER, EMAIL: HELLENICNCAGS@NAVY.MIL.GR
PHONE NO:+302131374982