NAVTEX INTERNATIONAL SERVICE

                                                 

NAVAREA III Warnings in Force Metarea III Weather National Service Frequency 490Khz

International Navtex Frequency 518 KHz

ZCZC HA40
142114 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 43/20
SOUTH AIGAIO SEA
SIFNOS ISLAND
FILIPPOS POINT
LIGHT:
36-02N 024-38E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA39
141030 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 42/20
SOUTHEAST AIGAIO SEA
EAST OF RODOS ISLAND
FROM 170500 UTC TO 170700 UTC JAN 20
FIRING EXERCISES IN AREA:
35-36.00N 029-38.00E
35-36.00N 029-59.00E
35-04.00N 029-59.00E
35-04.00N 029-38.00E
CANCEL THIS MSG 170800 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC HA35
131245 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 38/20
AIGEAN SEA
SE SOUTH OF CRETE ISLAND
FIRING PRACTICE AREA.
15,27,31 JAN 20
FROM 0600 UTC TO 1000 UTC
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:  
   A. 34-40.00N 026-35.00E
   B. 34-10.00N 027-30.00E
   C. 34-40.00N 027-30.00E
   D. 34-10.00N 026-35.00E
CANCEL THIS MSG 311100 UTC JAN 20.
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ZCZC HA30
111630 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 33/20
SOUTH AEGEAN SEA
KITHNOS ISLAND
STENO KITHNOU
KEFALOS POINT LIGHT:
37-28,9N 024-26.3E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA20
100950 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 24/20
SOUTH AIGAIO SEA
SOUTHEAST OF KARPATHOS ISLAND
MILITARY EXERCISES
13,27 JAN 20
FROM 0600 UTC UNTIL 1000 UTC 
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
35-30,00N 027-40,00E
35-00,00N 027-15,00E
34-40,00N 028-00,00E
35-20,00N 028-20,00E
CANCEL THIS MSG 271100 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC HA21
101005 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 25/20
SOUTHEAST KRITIKO SEA
IERAPETRA SEA
MILITARY EXERCISES
14,23 JAN 20
FROM 0600 UTC UNTIL 1000 UTC 
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
34-40,00N 028-05,00E
34-40,00N 029-20,00E
34-10,00N 029-20,00E
34-10,00N 028-05,00E
CANCEL THIS MSG 231100 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC HA19
092300 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 23/20
SOUTHEAST AIGAIO SEA
PSERIMOS ISLAND
ROYSSA LIGHT:
36-55N 027-11E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA98
160500 UTC NOV 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 619/19
SE AEGEAN SE
ASTYPALEA ISLAND
LIGHT POINT FLOUDA  
36-39N 026-23E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA97
042235 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 5/20
SOUTH AEGEAN SEA
SYROS ISLAND
VELOSTASI POINT LIGHT:
37-22N 024-53E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA94
131740 UTC NOV 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 616/19
SE AEGEAN SE
IKARIA ISLAND
LIGHT POINT PAPPAS  
37-31N 025-59E
REDUSED LUMINESCENCE
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ZCZC HA93
011130 UTC APR 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 129/19
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 HA91
030845 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 1/20
SOUTH AIGAIO SEA
SOUTH OF IKARIA ISLAND
MILITARY EXERCISES
07,13,23 JAN 20 AND
05,17,26 FEB 20
0600 UTC TO 1000 UTC
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
37-24,0N 026-00,0E
37-31,0N 026-21,0E
37-08,5N 026-27,5E
37-05,0N 026-09,0E
37-09,0N 026-00,0E
CANCEL THIS MSG 261100 UTC FEB 20
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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 HA89
301315 UTC DEC 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 704/19
SW AIGAIO SEA
1.'NISOI KARAVIA' FIRING PRACTICE AREA
SHIPS-AIRCRAFTS FIRING EXERCISE
 A) 0600 TO 1300 UTC ON 02,07-09,13-16,20-23,
    27-30 JAN 20
 B) 0600 TO 1300 UTC ON 03-06,10-13,17-20,24-27
    FEB 20
   IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
   A. 36-56N 023-29E
   B. 36-47N 023-55E
   C. 36-41N 023-48E
   D. 36-42N 023-32E
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 271400 UTC FEB 20
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ZCZC HA84
270840 UTC DEC 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 699/19
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 20 TO 31 DEC 20
     II) 01 APR 20 TO 31 OCT 20 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 20
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ZCZC HA83
270820 UTC DEC 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 698/19
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 20 TO 31 DEC 20.
   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 20.
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ZCZC HA72
200930 UTC DEC 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 686/19
SOUTHEAST AIGAIO SEA
ASTYPALAIA ISLAND
EXOPETRA POINT LIGHT:
36-35N 026-28E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA70
191845 UTC DEC 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 684/19
CENTRAL AIGAIO SEA
ANDROS ISLAND
FASSA POINT LIGHT:
37-58N 024-42E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA65
181830 UTC DEC 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 680/19
SOUTH EVVOIKOS GULF
WESTERN COAST
FONIAS POINT
LIGHT
37-41N 024-04E
UNLIT
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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
NUMEROUS 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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ZCZC HA42
032040 UTC DEC 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 660/19
SOUTH AEGEAN SEA
PAROS ISLAND
MERMIGKAS ROCK
LIGHT
37-12N 025-04E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA24
261809 UTC NOV 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 642/19
SOUTH AEGEAN
SIROS ISLAND
ASPRO ISLET LIGHT
37-23N 024-59E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA15
261000 UTC JUN 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 291/19
SARONIKOS GULF
ANCHORAGE AREA OF PIRAEUS HARBOUR
CHANGE LIMITS TO
BETWEEN:
37-56,20N 023-34,40E
37-55,40N 023-32,60E
37-54,10N 023-32,10E
37-52,95N 023-30,45E
37-50,78N 023-30,23E
37-50,00N 023-31,00E
37-52,60N 023-33,60E
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ZCZC HA14
040950 UTC OCT 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 543/2019
SOUTH AEGEAN SEA
GRAMVOUSA ISLET
'PROSKOPOS' LIGHT
36-49N 025-45E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA13
071110 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 18/20
SE AIGAIO SEA
WEST OF TILOS ISLAND
MILITARY EXERCISES FROM
09 AND 20 JAN 20
0600 TO 1000 UTC JAN 20
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
A. 36-25N 026-30E
B. 36-30N 026-58E
C. 36-13N 027-29E
D. 36-03N 026-55E
E. 36-25N 026-30E
CANCEL THIS MSG 201100 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC HA11
071000 UTC JAN 20
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 16/20
CENTRAL AIGAIO SEA
SOUTH OF CHIOS ISLAND
MILITARY EXERCISES
08,10,17,21,28 AND 30 JAN 20
0600 TO 1000 UTC JAN 20
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
38-09,38N 026-12,48E
38-00,00N 025-45,00E
37-45,00N 026-00,00E
37-52,00N 026-53,00E
37-51,45N 027-04,63E
37-56,10N 026-38,05E
38-01,47N 026-27,78E
CANCEL THIS MSG 301100 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC HA08
091300 UTC APR 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 141/19
NORTH KRITIKO SEA
PAXIMADA ISLAND
SPITHA POINT LIGHT:
35-23N 026-10E
UNLIT
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ZCZC HA04
201155 UTC NOV 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 624/19
SOUTH AIGAIO SEA
KEAS STRAIT
SYROS ISLAND
UNDER WATER RESEARCH AND CABLE
LAYING OPERATION
FROM 21 NOV
IN AREA OF THE TRACKLINE
JOINING THE POINTS
37-44.24N 024-04.31E
37-44.08N 024-04.58E
37-46.37N 024-06.44E
37-45.47N 024-11.22E
37-43.47N 024-22.17E
37-41.40N 024-32.40E
37-40.22N 024-41.19E
37-37.16N 024-53.54E
37-32.57N 024-56.03E
37-30.29N 024-58.20E
37-26.55N 024-59.09E
37-26.26N 024-58.28E
1 N.M. BERTH REQUESTED
TILL FURTHER NOTICE
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ZCZC HA14
071130 UTC JAN 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 19/20
MEDITERRANEAN SEA
OPERATION 'SEA GUARDIAN'
FROM 13 TO 17 JAN 20
1. NATO UNITS ARE CONDUCTING OPERATION
'SEA GUARDIAN, IN THE MEDITERRANEAN
SEA TO PROMOTE MARITIME SECURITY.
ANY INFORMATION YOU CAN
PROVIDE REGARDING SUSPICIOUS BEHAVIOUR
AT SEA OR PERSONNEL AT RISK
COULD SAVE LIVES.
IF CONTACTED BY NATO UNITS, YOUR
COOPERATION AND ASSISTACNCE IN
ANSWERING QUESTIONS WOULD BE GREATLY
APPRECIATED,
PLEASE REPORT ANY SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY
OR INFORMATION TO NATO WARSHIPS
OR THE NATO SHIPPING CENTRE
AT PHONE NUMBER 0044 1923 956574,
OR VIA EMAIL TO
INFO(AT)SHIPPING(DOT)NATO(DOT)INT.
THANK YOU
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 172300 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC HA93
131720 UTC NOV 19
IRAKLEIO RADIO NAVWARN 615/19
SE AEGEAN SEA
LEIPSOI ISLAND
LIGHT POINT GATOS  
37-18N 026-45E
UNLIT
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International Navtex Frequency 518 KHz

ZCZC KA77
141410 UTC JAN 20
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 7/20
NORTH IONIO SEA
ZAKYNTHOS ISLAND
SKINARI POINT
LIGHT
37-56N 020-42E
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 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
CENTER ON 38-13,38N 021-42,12E
AND RADIUS 0,25 NM
CAUTION ADVISED
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ZCZC KA71
071130 UTC JAN 20
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 2/20
MEDITERRANEAN SEA
OPERATION 'SEA GUARDIAN'
FROM 13 TO 17 JAN 20
1. NATO UNITS ARE CONDUCTING OPERATION
'SEA GUARDIAN, IN THE MEDITERRANEAN
SEA TO PROMOTE MARITIME SECURITY.
ANY INFORMATION YOU CAN
PROVIDE REGARDING SUSPICIOUS BEHAVIOUR
AT SEA OR PERSONNEL AT RISK
COULD SAVE LIVES.
IF CONTACTED BY NATO UNITS, YOUR
COOPERATION AND ASSISTACNCE IN
ANSWERING QUESTIONS WOULD BE GREATLY
APPRECIATED,
PLEASE REPORT ANY SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY
OR INFORMATION TO NATO WARSHIPS
OR THE NATO SHIPPING CENTRE
AT PHONE NUMBER 0044 1923 956574,
OR VIA EMAIL TO
INFO(AT)SHIPPING(DOT)NATO(DOT)INT.
THANK YOU
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 172300 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC KA70
031810 UTC JAN 20
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 1/20
NORTH IONIO SEA
LEFKADA ISLAND
DOUKATO POINT
LIGHT
38-34N 020-33E
UNLIT
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ZCZC KA69
301655 UTC DEC 19
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 234/19
KORINTHIAKOS GULF
MELAGKAVI CAPE
LIGHT
38-02N 022-51E
UNLIT
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ZCZC KA68
270950 UTC DEC 19
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 233/19
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 20 TO 31 DEC 20
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 20
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ZCZC KA67
270930 UTC DEC 19
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 232/19
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 20 TO 31 DEC 20
 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 20
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ZCZC KA66
270920 UTC DEC 19
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 231/19
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 20 TO 31 DEC 20.
 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 20.
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ZCZC KA52
251427 UTC NOV 19
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 217/19
NORTH IONIO SEA
ZAKYNTHOS ISLAND
KERI POINT LIGHT:
37-39N 020-48E
UNLIT
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ZCZC KA51
011145 UTC APR 19
KERKYRA RADIO NAVWARN 34/19
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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International Navtex Frequency 518 KHz

 

ZCZC LA81
160900 UTC JAN 20
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 14/20
CENTRAL AIGAIO SEA
SKYROS ISLAND
SHIPS AND AIRCRAFTS FIRING EXERCISES
21 JAN 20 FROM 0600 UTC TO 1000 UTC
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
39-00,00N 025-18,00E
38-54,00N 024-52,00E
39-14,00N 024-40,00E
39-25,50N 025-11,50E
2.CANCEL THIS MSG 211100 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC LA78
131350 UTC JAN 20
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 10/20
SOUTH AIGEAN SEA
CHIOS ISLAND
FIRING EXERCISES
ON THE 15,16,20,24 AND 30 JAN 20
FROM 0600 UTC TO 1000 UTC
IN THE AREA BOUNDED BY:
38-50.00N 025-00.00E
38-30.00N 025-45.00E
38-30.00N 025-00.00E
38-55.00N 025-45.00E
CANCEL THIS MSG 301100 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC LA73
092300 UTC JAN 20
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 7/20
NORTHEAST AIGAIO SEA
SAMOTHRAKI ISL.
ZOYRAFA LIGHT:
40-28N 025-50E
UNLIT
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ZCZC LA74
100925 UTC JAN 20
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 8/20
NE AIGAIO SEA
NORTH OF SAMOTHRAKI ISLAND
SHIPS AND AIRCRAFT EXERCISES
14,22,24 JAN 20
FROM 0600 UTC TO 1000 UTC
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
40-26.27N 025-55.05E
40-23.00N 025-54.00E
40-35.00N 025-10.00E
40-50.00N 025-10.00E
40-41.12N 025-56.47E
40-36.52N 025-52.19E
40-30.00N 025-53.00E
CANCEL THIS MSG 241100 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC LA72
071130 UTC JAN 19
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 6/20
MEDITERRANEAN SEA
OPERATION 'SEA GUARDIAN'
FROM 13 TO 17 JAN 20
1. NATO UNITS ARE CONDUCTING OPERATION
'SEA GUARDIAN, IN THE MEDITERRANEAN
SEA TO PROMOTE MARITIME SECURITY.
ANY INFORMATION YOU CAN
PROVIDE REGARDING SUSPICIOUS BEHAVIOUR
AT SEA OR PERSONNEL AT RISK
COULD SAVE LIVES.
IF CONTACTED BY NATO UNITS, YOUR
COOPERATION AND ASSISTACNCE IN
ANSWERING QUESTIONS WOULD BE GREATLY
APPRECIATED,
PLEASE REPORT ANY SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY
OR INFORMATION TO NATO WARSHIPS
OR THE NATO SHIPPING CENTRE
AT PHONE NUMBER 0044 1923 956574,
OR VIA EMAIL TO
INFO(AT)SHIPPING(DOT)NATO(DOT)INT.
THANK YOU
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 172300 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC LA71
071020 UTC JAN 20
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 5/20
CENTRAL AIGAIO SEA
SKYROS ISLAND
MILITARY EXERCISES 
10 AND 17 JAN 20
0600 TO 1000 UTC
IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
39-00,00N 025-18,00E
38-54,00N 024-52,00E
39-14,00N 024-40,00E
39-25,50N 025-11,50E
CANCEL THIS MSG 171100 UTC JAN 20
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ZCZC LA69
051915 UTC JAN 20
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 3/20
NORTH EVVOIKOS GULF
SOUTH OF LICHADES ISLAND
STRONGYLI LIGHTHOUSE
38-49N 022-49E
UNLIT
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ZCZC LA67
011100 UTC JAN 20
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 1/20
CENTRAL AEGEAN
CHIOS ISLAND
ON THE SUMMIT OF STROVILO I.
LIGHT
38-33N 026-10E
UNLIT
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ZCZC LA62
291005 UTC DEC 19
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 339/19
NORTHWEST AIGAIO SEA
ALONISSOS ISLAND
PSATHOURA LIGHT
39-30N 024-11E
UNRELIABLE
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ZCZC LA61
271100 UTC DEC 19
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 338/19
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 20
    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 20
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ZCZC LA60
271040 UTC DEC 19
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 337/19
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 20 TO 31 DEC 20
  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 20
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ZCZC LA56
011200 UTC APR 19
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 67/19
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 LA52
032320 UTC JUL 19
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 153/19
NORTHWEST AEGEAN SEA
PAGASITIKOS GULF
KAVOULIA POINT
TRIKERI LIGHT:
39-05N 023-03E
UNLIT
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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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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 LA18
020217 UTC DEC 19
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 300/19
NORTHWEST AIGAIO SEA
OREOI CHANNEL
EAST POINT OF
ARGYRONISOS ISLET
WHITE LIGHT
39-01N 023-05E
UNLIT
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ZCZC LA14
021133 UTC SEP 19
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 207/19
NORTHEAST AEGEAN SEA
LESVOS ISLAND
MOLYBOS POINT LIGHT:
39-23N 026-11E
UNLIT
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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 LA12
262100 UTC NOV 19
LIMNOS RADIO NAVWARN 296/19
CENTRAL AEGEAN
CHIOS AND OINOUSSES ISLAND
VENETIKO ISLET
LIGHT
38-08N 026-01E
UNLIT
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