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NAVAREA III Warnings in Force HNMS - NAVTEX Meteorogical Information National Service Frequency 490Khz

International Navtex Frequency 518 KHz

 ZCZC HA73
190520 UTC MAR 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 116/19
SOUTHEAST AEGEAN SEA.RODOS ISLAND
AGIOS NIKOLAOS CASTLE LIGHT:
36-27N 028-13E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA66

151002 UTC MAR 19

IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 110/19

SW AIGAIO SEA

1)HELLENIC NAVY FIRING EXERCISE

  ACTIVATION OF YDRA

  FIRING PRACTICE AREA

   N 19,20 MAR 19

  FROM 0600 UTC TO 1300 UTC

  IN AREA BOUNDED BY :

  A.37-00N - 023-00E

  B.37-00N - 023-36E

  C.37-10N - 023-00E

  D.37-10N - 023-36E

2)CANCEL THIS MSG 201400 UTC MAR 19

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ZCZC HA49
081530 UTC MAR 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 96/19
SOUTHEAST AEGEAN SEA
PATMOS ISLAND
ILIAS POINT LIGHT:
37-16N 026-34E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA46
052300 UTC MAR 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 93/19
SOUTH AIGAIO SEA
KYKLADES ISLAND,PAROS ISLAND
MERMIGKAS ROCK LIGHT:
37-11N 025-03E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA44

041715 UTC MAR 19

IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 91/19

SE AIGAIO SEA

GYALI ISLET

AGIOS ANTONIOS ROCKISLET LIGHT

36-39N 027-08E

UNLIT

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ZCZC HA38

010925 UTC MAR 19

IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 86/19

SW AIGAIO SEA

1.SHIPS-AIRCRAFTS FIRING EXERCISE

 ACTIVATION OF NISOI KARAVIA

 FIRING PRACTICE AREA.

 A)0600 TO 1300 UTC

   ON 04,05,06,07,08,12,13,14,18,19,20,

   21,26,27,28 MAR 19 

 B)0500 TO 0700 UTC AND

   1030 TO 1200 UTC ON 01 APR

 C)0445 TO 0700 UTC,

   1030 TO 1200 UTC AND

   1330 TO 1530 UTC ON 02 APR

 D)0500 TO 1200 UTC 03 APR

 E)0445 TO 1200 UTC AND

   1330 TO 1530 UTC ON 04 APR

 F)0500 TO 0700 UTC AND

   0900 TO 1200 UTC 05 APR

 G)0500 TO 0700 UTC AND

   1030 TO 1200 UTC 08,09 APR

 H)0500 TO 1200 UTC ON 10 APR

 I)0500 TO 0700 UTC AND

   1030 TO 1200 UTC ON 11 APR

 J)0500 TO 1200 UTC ON 15,16,17,

   18,22,23,24,25,30 APR

  IN AREA BOUNDED BY:

  1. 36-56N 023-29E
  2. 36-42N 023-32E
  3. 36-41N 023-48E
  4. 36-47N 023-55E
  5. CANCEL THIS MSG 301300 UTC APR 19

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ZCZC HA37
282250 UTC FEB 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 85/19
NAXOS ISLAND.BOUVAIS ROCKS
LIGHT:
37-14N 025-55E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA32

272315 UTC FEB 19

IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 80/19

SOUTH AEGEAN SEA

MYKONOS ISLAND

ARMENISTIS POINT LIGHT:

37-29N 025-19E

UNLIT

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ZCZC HA31

271845 UTC FEB 19

IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 79/19

CYCLADES ISLAND

ON THE TOP OF THE NORTHERN ROCKISLET

SCHOINOUSSA NARROW

MAVROS VRAXOS LIGHT:

36-53N 025-33E

UNLIT

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ZCZC HA29

271340 UTC FEB 19

IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 77/19

SW AEGEAN SEA

ON THE NW EN OF PARAPOLA ISLET

WHITE LIGHT:

36-56N 023-27E

UNLIT

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ZCZC HA18
202200 UTC FEB 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 67/19
SOUTH AEGEAN SEA
KEA ISLAND TAMELOS POINT LIGHT
37-31 00N 024-16 00E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA16
162136 UTC FEB 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 65/19
SARONIKOS GULF.
SALAMINA ISL
KONCHI POINT.
LIGHT IN PSN:
37-52 30N - 023-27 00E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA11
131415 UTC FEB 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 60/19
PSERIMOS ISLAND
ROUSSA POINT LIGHT
IN POSITION: 36-55 30N 027-10 60E.
UNLIT.
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ZCZC HA07
111630 UTC FEB 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 56/19
NAVWARN 55/19 IS CANCELLED.
SARONIKOS GULF.
PSYTTALEIA ISL.
NE END OF PSYTALLEIA ISL.
LIGHT IN PSN:
37-56 42N - 023-35 42E
REDUCED LUMINESCENCE
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ZCZC HA87
031245 UTC FEB 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 40/19
SOUTH AIGAIO SEA
KYKLADES ISLAND,NAXOS ISLAND
ON FROUROS ROCK LIGHT:
37-06N 025-21E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA82
301115 UTC JAN 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 35/19
SOUTH AIGAIO SEA
KYKLADES ISLANDS
FOLEGANDROS ISLAND
ASPROPOUNTA POINT LIGHT IN PSN:
36-38N 024-51 36E
UNRELIABLE
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ZCZC HA96
202330 UTC JAN 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 26/19
SOUTHEAST AIGAIO SEA.
AGATHONISI ISLAND.
AGIOS GEORGIOS BAY
ENTRANCE WEST END
LIGHT IN POSITION:
37-26 42N 026-57 42E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA61
271600 UTC DEC 18
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 635/18
KRITIKO SEA.
ACTIVATION OF
KRITI FIRING PRACTICE AREA.SECTOR 'C'
1. MISSILE AND GUN FIRING
I) 0530 UTC TO SUNSET.
EVERY WED, THU, FRI AND SAT
FROM 01 JAN TO 31 DEC 19
II) 01 APR 19 TO 31 OCT 19 SECTOR
'C' WILL NOT BE ACTIVATED ON SATURDAY
UNLESS NOTIFIED BY APPROPRIATE NAVWARN
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
A. 36-18N 024-07E
B. 36-18N 025-59E
C. 36-25N 026-12E
D. 36-16N 026-40E
E. 35-36N 026-41E
F. 35-31N 024-11E
G. 35-36N 024-07E
III) TARGET DROPPING ZONES
R1: CIRCLE OF 1000 METRES RADIUS
CENTRED ON: 32,00N 024-13,00E AND
R2: CIRCLE OF 1000 METRES RADIUS
CENTRED ON: 35-28,00N 02-11,75E
TRANSITTING VESSELS KEEP WATCH
'NAMFI CONTROL' ON VHF CH 12/16
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 311615 UTC DEC 19
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ZCZC HA62
271610 UTC DEC 18
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 636/18
SOUTH IONIO - KITHIRA SEA.
ACTIVATION OF 'METHONI'
FIRING PRACTICE AREA.
1. AIRCRAFTS FIRING EXERCISES
I) SUNRISE TO SUNSET EVERY MONDAY
II) SUNRISE TO 2100 UTC EVERY
TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY
III) SUNRISE TO 1000 UTC EVERY FRIDAY
FROM 01 JAN 19 TO 31 DEC 19.
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
A. 36-48,00N 021-40,00E
B. 36-48,00N 021-50,00E
C. 36-42,00N 021-54,00E
D. 36-31,00N 022-13,00E
E. 36-21,50N 022-04,50E
F. 36-36,00N 021-40,00E
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 312200 UTC DEC 19.
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ZCZC HA76
121830 UTC NOV 18
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 566/18
SE AIGAIO SEA
FOURNOI ISLETS
FYMAINA ISLET
TRACHILI POINT LIGHT
37-34,6N - 026-23,8E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA90
061000 UTC JUL 17
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 378/17
NOTICE TO ALL MARINERS
AEGEAN SEA HAS ALWAYS BEEN SAFE
AND SECURE FOR THE SEAFARERS.
TURKEY HAS REPEATEDLY EXPLOITED
THE NAVTEX WARNING SYSTEM TO PROMOTE
HER REVISIONIST NATIONAL AGENDA
REGARDING THE STATUS OF THE AEGEAN,
TO THE DETRIMENT OF SAFETY OF MARINERS.
THE HELLENIC AUTHORITIES DENOUNCE SUCH
PRACTICES AND UNDERLINE THAT
THE HELLENIC COASTGUARD STANDS READY
TO PROTECT THE LIFE AT SEA, SAFEGUARD
THE FREEDOM OF NAVIGATION ALONG WITH
THE INTERESTS OF THE INTERNATIONAL
SHIPPING COMMUNITY AND ENFORCE
THE RULE OF LAW AT SEA.
NB: IAW IMO MSC 54/23 (MAY 1987)
THE ONLY OFFICIALLY AUTHORIZED
NAVTEX STATIONS IN THE IONIAN SEA
(EASTERN TO 019E), AEGEAN SEA
AND EAST MED (WESTERN TO 030E),
OUTSIDE OF TERRITORIAL WATERS,
ARE THE HELLENIC NAVTEX STATIONS
(KERKYRA-K, LIMNOS-L, AND IRAKLEIO-H)
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ZCZC HA68
171210 UTC JAN 17
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 26/17
AIGAIO SEA - IONIO SEA
VTS JURISDICTION AREAS:
KERKYRA VTS CENTRE - IGOUMENITSA VTS
SUBCENTER - PATRA VTS CENTRE -
ANTIRRIO VTS SUBCENTRE - RAFINA VTS
CENTRE - LAVRIO VTS SUBCENTRE
AND PIRAEUS VTS CENTRE
CONTINUE TO EXPERIENCE TECHNICAL
PROBLEMS PROVIDING ONLY INFORMATION
SERVICES TO VESSELS.-
VESSELS TO WHICH SYSTEM
APPLIES, SAILING IN KERKYRA,
IGOUMENITSA, PATRA , ANTIRRIO,
RAFINA, LAVRIO AND PIRAEUS VTS AREAS
OF JURISDICTION ARE KINDLY REQUESTED
TO MONITOR RESPECTIVE CHANNELS
OF VTS COMMUNICATION
CHANNELS 11-13-14-71-74 VHF
SIMULTANEOUSLY WITH DISTRESS
AND SAFETY CHANNEL (CHANNEL 16 VHF)
REPORTING THEIR ARRIVAL OR DEPARTURE
MOVEMENTS FROM RESPECTIVE VTS
JURISDICTION AREAS
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ZCZC HA59
231700 UTC MAR 16
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 124/16
EASTERN AEGEAN SEA
NATO ACTIVITIES/SUPPORT TO ASSIST
WITH THE REFUGEE AND MIGRANT CRISIS
ARE TAKING PLACE.
VESSELS SAILING IN THE ABOVE MENTIONED
AREA ASE KINDLY REQUESTED TO KEEP
CLEAR FROM NATO UNITS
FOR SAFETY REASONS
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ZCZC HA43
191030 UTC NOV 15
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 508/15
EASTERN AEGEAN SEA
NUMEPOUS SMALL UNSEAWORTHY OVERCROWDED
RUBBER BOATS MOVE IN CLOSE VICINITY
DEPARTING FROM TURKISH COASTLINES
TOWARDS GREEK ISLANDS.
VESCELS SAILING ABOVE MENTIONED
AREA ARE REQUESTED TO EXERCISE
PARTICULAR CAUTION AND
KEEP A SHARP LOOKOUT.
TAKING ALSO IN TO ACCOUNT
THAT SAR OPERATIONS MAYBE
IN PROGRESS.
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International Navtex Frequency 518 KHz

 

ZCZC KA20

181513 UTC JAN 19
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 6/19
NORTH IONIO SEA
WEST COAST OF IPEIROS
LIGHT ON PRASOUDI ISLET
39-30 36N 020-09 24E
UNLIT
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ZCZC KA09
271650 UTC DEC 18
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 252/18
SOUTH IONIO SEA
ACTIVATION OF 'SCHIZA'
FIRING PRACTICE AREA
1. AIRCRAFTS FIRING EXERCISES
I) SUNRISE TO SUNSET EVERY MONDAY
II) SUNRISE TO 2100 UTC EVERY
TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY
III) SUNRISE TO 1000 UTC EVERY FRIDAY
IV) EXCEPT SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS AND
NATIONAL HOLIDAYS.
FROM 01 JAN 19 TO 31 DEC 19
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
A. 36-48N 021-40E
B. 36-48N 021-50E
C. 36-40N 021-50E
D. 36-40N 021-40E
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 312200 UTC DEC 19
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ZCZC KA08
271640 UTC DEC 18
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 251/18
SOUTH IONIO - KITHIRA SEA.
ACTIVATION OF 'METHONI'
FIRING PRACICE AREA
1. AIRCRAFTS FIRING EXERCISES
I) SUNRISE TO SUNSET EVERY MONDAY
II) SUNRISE TO 2100 UTC EVERY
TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY
III) SUNRISE TO 1000 UTC EVERY FRIDAY
FROM 01 JAN 19 TO 31 DEC 19.
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
A. 36-48,00N 021-40,00E
B. 36-48,00N 021-50,00E
C. 36-42,00N 021-54,00E
D. 36-31,00N 022-13,00E
E. 36-21,50N 022-04,00E
F. 36-36,00N 021-40,00E
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 312200 UTC DEC 19.
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ZCZC KA07
271630 UTC DEC 18
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 250/18
IONIO SEA
ACTIVATION OF 'AMALIAS'
FIRING PRACTICE AREA
AIRCRAFTS FIRING EXERCISES
I) 0500 UTC TO 2100 UTC MONDAY
TO THURSDAY
II) 0500 UTC TO 1300 UTC EVERY FRIDAY
III) EXCEPT SAT, SUN AND NATIONAL
HOLIDAYS FROM 01 JAN 19 TO 31 DEC 19
IN THE AREA BOUNDED BY:
A. 37-48,00N 021-05,00E
B. 37-48,00N 021-17,00E
C. 37-31,00N 021-20,00E
D. 37-31,83N 021-08,00E
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 312200 UTC DEC 19
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ZCZC KA95
111400 UTC DEC 18
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 239/18
SOUTH IONIO SEA
STROFADES ISLETS
ON STAMFANI ISLET LIGHT:
37-15 021-00E
UNLIT
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ZCZC KA92
061000 UTC JUL 17
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 118/17
NOTICE TO ALL MARINERS
AEGEAN SEA HAS ALWAYS BEEN SAFE
AND SECURE FOR THE SEAFARERS.
TURKEY HAS REPEATEDLY EXPLOITED
THE NAVTEX WARNING SYSTEM TO PROMOTE
HER REVISIONIST NATIONAL AGENDA
REGARDING THE STATUS OF THE AEGEAN,
TO THE DETRIMENT OF SAFETY OF MARINERS.
THE HELLENIC AUTHORITIES DENOUNCE SUCH
PRACTICES AND UNDERLINE THAT
THE HELLENIC COASTGUARD STANDS READY
TO PROTECT THE LIFE AT SEA, SAFEGUARD
THE FREEDOM OF NAVIGATION ALONG WITH
THE INTERESTS OF THE INTERNATIONAL
SHIPPING COMMUNITY AND ENFORCE
THE RULE OF LAW AT SEA.
NB: IAW IMO MSC 54/23 (MAY 1987)
THE ONLY OFFICIALLY AUTHORIZED
NAVTEX STATIONS IN THE IONIAN SEA
(EASTERN TO 019E), AEGEAN SEA
AND EAST MED (WESTERN TO 030E),
OUTSIDE OF TERRITORIAL WATERS,
ARE THE HELLENIC NAVTEX STATIONS
(KERKYRA-K, LIMNOS-L, AND IRAKLEIO-H)
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ZCZC KA82
171210 UTC JAN 17
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 15/17
AIGAIO SEA - IONIO SEA
VTS JURISDICTION AREAS:
KERKYRA VTS CENTRE - IGOUMENITSA VTS
SUBCENTER - PATRA VTS CENTRE -
ANTIRRIO VTS SUBCENTRE - RAFINA VTS
CENTRE - LAVRIO VTS SUBCENTRE
AND PIRAEUS VTS CENTRE
CONTINUE TO EXPERIENCE TECHNICAL
PROBLEMS PROVIDING ONLY INFORMATION
SERVICES TO VESSELS.-
VESSELS TO WHICH SYSTEM
APPLIES, SAILING IN KERKYRA,
IGOUMENITSA, PATRA , ANTIRRIO,
RAFINA, LAVRIO AND PIRAEUS VTS AREAS
OF JURISDICTION ARE KINDLY REQUESTED
TO MONITOR RESPECTIVE CHANNELS
OF VTS COMMUNICATION
CHANNELS 11-13-14-71-74 VHF
SIMULTANEOUSLY WITH DISTRESS
AND SAFETY CHANNEL (CHANNEL 16 VHF)
REPORTING THEIR ARRIVAL OR DEPARTURE
MOVEMENTS FROM RESPECTIVE VTS
JURISDICTION AREAS
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ZCZC KA34
060740 UTC SEP 13
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 222/13
OUR PREVIOUS NAVWARN 109/13 MODIFIED
AS FOLLOWS:
NORTH IONIO SEA
KERKYRA ISLAND
LEFKIMMI POINT LIGHT
39-28N 020-04E
UNLIT
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ZCZC KA72
051030 UTC JUL 08
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 139/08
UNDERWATER EXERCISE
BY HELLENIC NAVY TEAM
IN PROGRESS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
IN SEA AREA PATRAIKOS GULF
CENPREF 38-13,38N 021-42,12E
AND RADIUS 0,25 NM
CAUTION ADVISED
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International Navtex Frequency 518 KHz
 

 

ZCZC LA41

161750 UTC MAR 19

LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 52/19

LESVOS ISLAND

PANAGIA ISLET OF TOMARIA

ISLETS LIGHT:

39-18 54N 026-26 54E

UNLIT

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ZCZC LA40

161750 UTC MAR 19

LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 51/19

NORTHWEST AIGAIO SEA

STRYMONIKOS GULF

ON THE NORTHEST ROCKISLET

OF STYLIARA ISLETS.WHITE LIGHT:

40-27 24N 024-00 30E

UNLIT

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ZCZC LA06
141330 UTC FEB 19
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 24/19
NORTHEAST AIGAIO SEA
AGIOS EFSTRATIOS ISLAND
AGIOI APOSTOLOI ISLET
LIGHT IN PSN 39-34N 025-00E
UNLIT
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ZCZC LA69
271710 UTC DEC 18
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 335/18
NORTH AIGAIO SEA
ACTIVATION OF
'PSATHOURA' FIRING PRACTICE AREA.
1. SHIPS AND AICRAFTS FIRING EXERCISES
I)FROM 0500 UTC TILL 1500 UTC
DAILY FROM 01 JAN 19 TO 31 DEC 19
II)EXCEPT FRI,SAT,SUN AND
NATIONAL HOLIDAYS IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
A.39-46,00N 023-40,00E
B.40-00,50N 024-18,00E
C.39-43,00N 024-31,00E
D.39-26,00N 023-53,00E
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 311600 UTC DEC 19
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ZCZC LA68
271700 UTC DEC 18
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 334/18
AIGAIO SEA
ACTIVATION OF 'ANDROS' ISLAND,
FIRING PRACTICE AREA.
1. SHIPS AND AIRCRAFTS FIRING EXERCISES
SUNRISE TO SUNSET DAILY
FROM 01 JAN TO 31 DEC 19
IN THE AREA BOUNDED BY:
A. 38-02N 024-52E
B. 38-16N 025-21E
C. 37-46N 025-49E
D. 37-34N 025-23E
E. 37-42N 025-01E
F. 38-00N 024-52E
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 311615 UTC DEC 19
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ZCZC LA13

061000 UTC JUL 17
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 151/17
NOTICE TO ALL MARINERS
AEGEAN SEA HAS ALWAYS BEEN SAFE
AND SECURE FOR THE SEAFARERS.
TURKEY HAS REPEATEDLY EXPLOITED
THE NAVTEX WARNING SYSTEM TO PROMOTE
HER REVISIONIST NATIONAL AGENDA
REGARDING THE STATUS OF THE AEGEAN,
TO THE DETRIMENT OF SAFETY OF MARINERS.
THE HELLENIC AUTHORITIES DENOUNCE SUCH
PRACTICES AND UNDERLINE THAT
THE HELLENIC COASTGUARD STANDS READY
TO PROTECT THE LIFE AT SEA, SAFEGUARD
THE FREEDOM OF NAVIGATION ALONG WITH
THE INTERESTS OF THE INTERNATIONAL
SHIPPING COMMUNITY AND ENFORCE
THE RULE OF LAW AT SEA.
NB: IAW IMO MSC 54/23 (MAY 1987)
THE ONLY OFFICIALLY AUTHORIZED
NAVTEX STATIONS IN THE IONIAN SEA
(EASTERN TO 019E), AEGEAN SEA
AND EAST MED (WESTERN TO 030E),
OUTSIDE OF TERRITORIAL WATERS,
ARE THE HELLENIC NAVTEX STATIONS
(KERKYRA-K, LIMNOS-L, AND IRAKLEIO-H)
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ZCZC LA88
211030 UTC FEB 17
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 38/17
NE AIGAIO SEA
SHOAL
IN APROX PSN 39-25 00N 026-14 36E
VESSELS SAILING IN THE AREA
MUST KEEP CLEAR AND IN EVERY CASE
OUTSIDE THE SAFETY SECTOR
OF THE LIGHTS DEPICTED IN THE HNHS
CHARTS IN THE AREA.
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ZCZC LA64
171210 UTC JAN 17
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 14/17
AIGAIO SEA - IONIO SEA
VTS JURISDICTION AREAS:
KERKYRA VTS CENTRE - IGOUMENITSA VTS
SUBCENTER - PATRA VTS CENTRE -
ANTIRRIO VTS SUBCENTRE - RAFINA VTS
CENTRE - LAVRIO VTS SUBCENTRE
AND PIRAEUS VTS CENTRE
CONTINUE TO EXPERIENCE TECHNICAL
PROBLEMS PROVIDING ONLY INFORMATION
SERVICES TO VESSELS.-
VESSELS TO WHICH SYSTEM
APPLIES, SAILING IN KERKYRA,
IGOUMENITSA, PATRA , ANTIRRIO,
RAFINA, LAVRIO AND PIRAEUS VTS AREAS
OF JURISDICTION ARE KINDLY REQUESTED
TO MONITOR RESPECTIVE CHANNELS
OF VTS COMMUNICATION
CHANNELS 11-13-14-71-74 VHF
SIMULTANEOUSLY WITH DISTRESS
AND SAFETY CHANNEL (CHANNEL 16 VHF)
REPORTING THEIR ARRIVAL OR DEPARTURE
MOVEMENTS FROM RESPECTIVE VTS
JURISDICTION AREAS
NNNN

ZCZC LA22
231700 UTC MAR 16
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 49/16
EASTERN AEGEAN SEA
NATO ACTIVITIES/SUPPORT TO ASSIST
WITH THE REFUGEE AND MIGRANT CRISIS
ARE TAKING PLACE.
VESSELS SAILING IN THE ABOVE MENTIONED
AREA ASE KINDLY REQUESTED TO KEEP
CLEAR FROM NATO UNITS
FOR SAFETY REASONS
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ZCZC LA39
191035 UTC NOV 15
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 307/15
EASTERN AEGEAN SEA
NUMEROUS SMALL UNSEAWORTHY OVERCROWDED
RUBBER BOATS MOVE IN CLOSE VICINITY
DEPARTING FROM TURKISH COASTLINES
TOWARDS GREEK ISLANDS.
VESSELS SAILING ABOVE MENTIONED
AREA ARE REQUESTED TO EXERCISE
PARTICULAR CAUTION AND
KEEP A SHARP LOOKOUT.
TAKING ALSO IN TO ACCOUNT
THAT SAR OPERATIONS MAYBE
IN PROGRESS.
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