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2019 Series

NAVAREA VII 139 OF 2019: (09 APR 2019)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN – NE SECTOR – ANGOLA
2. CHARTS SAN 1, 57, AND BA307, BA311, BA306
3. MOORING BUOYS AND FPSO POSITIONS
A. FLEXIBLE JUMPER 07 – 16.7 S 012 – 01.6 E
B. FLEXIBLE JUMPER 07 – 16.9 S 012 – 01.2 E
C. KAOMBO SOUTH 07 – 21.9 S 011 – 22.5 E  UNLIT
D. PAZFLOR 07 – 36.3 S 012 – 08.5 E
E. GIRASSOL 07 – 41.0 S 011 – 40.2 E
F. DALIA 07 – 42.3 S 011 – 46.5 E
G. MARKER BUOY 07 – 42.9 S 011 – 42.7 E
4. DANGER TO NAVIGATION, VESSELS TO GIVE FPSO RISERS AND MOORING BUOYS 1NM WIDE BERTH
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 048 OF 2019
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

NAVAREA VII 208 OF 2019: (27 MAY 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR – MOZAMBIQUE - PORT OF QUELIMANE
2. CHART SAN 1,  CHART 16402 (INT 7641), BA 2935, BA 650
3. INHAMIARRA LIGHT UNLIT
4. VILHENA LIGHTHOUSE UNLIT
5. NEW BUOY POSITIONS
A. BUOY NO. 1        18 - 05. 09 S    036 - 59.40 E
B. BUOY NO.2        18 - 05.12 S     036 - 59.29 E
C. BUOY NO. 3       18 - 02.56 S     036 - 58.47 E
D. BUOY NO.5        18 - 00.78 S    036 - 58. 05 E
E. WRECK                18 - 04.95 S    036 - 59.53 E
F. BUOY NO.2C      18 - 03.37 S    036 - 58.64 E
G. BUOY NO 2B      18 - 04.09 S    036 - 58.98 E
H. BUOY NO 4         17 - 58.76 S    036 - 56.77 E
I.  BUOY NO 3           18 - 02.59 S    036 - 58.48 E           
6. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
7. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 176 OF 2018
8. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 290 OF 2019: (30 JUL 19)
1. INDIAN OCEAN - SW SECTOR - MOZAMBIQUE CHANNEL
2. PORT OF MOCIMBOA DA PRAIA
3. CHARTS MOZ 455 AND BA 2927
4. BUOY 11 OUT OF POSITION
5. 11 – 20.04 S 040 – 21.75 E
6. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
7. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 257 OF 2018
8. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 291 OF 2019: (30 JUL 19)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR – PORT OF PEMBA
2. CHARTS BA 647
3. BUOY 1 OUT OF POSITION
4. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 256 OF 2018
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 292 OF 2019: (30 JUL 19)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR – PORT OF NACALA
2. CHARTS BA 16310
3. BUOY 4 UNLIT
4. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 357 OF 2018
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 340 OF 2019: (20 AUG 2019)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN – NE SECTOR – PORT OF LUANDA
2. CHART BA 3448
3. ORANGE UNLIT MOORING BUOYS CURRENTLY IN FOLLOWING POSITIONS
A. 08 – 47.62 S 013 – 15.38 E
B. 08 – 47.51 S 013 – 15.38 E
C. 08 – 47.56 S 013 – 15.31 E
D. 08 – 47.54 S 013 – 15.54 E
E. 08 – 47.57 S 013 – 15.45 E
4. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 402 OF 2019
: (16 OCT 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR – PORT OF MAPUTO
2. CHARTS BA 16401, 16201
3. MAINTENANCE DREDGING OPERATIONS UNDERWAY IN ACCESS CHANNEL TO THE PORT OF MAPUTO AND MATOLA. DREDGING OPERATIONS EXPECTED OVER FOUR MONTH PERIOD.
4. MARINERS ADVISED TO NAVIGATE WITH EXTREME CAUTION IN THE CHANNEL
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 428 OF 2019: (01 NOV 2019)
1. ATLANTIC OCEAN – NE SECTOR –NAMIBIA – OFFSHORE KUNENE RIVER
2. CHART SAN 51, 71 (INT 2590), 90 (INT 2051)
3. M/V SANCO SWIFT CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN THE FOLLOWING AREA
4. A. 17 – 15.2 S 011 – 26.0 E
B. 18 – 30.5 S 011 – 26.5 E
C. 18 – 30.5 S 010 – 21.9 E
D. 17 – 15.9 S 010 – 21.4 E
5. VESSEL IS TOWING SEISMIC GEAR AND IS RESTRICTED IN HER ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE.
6. ALL VESSELS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A CPA OF 3 NM AHEAD AND ON BOTH SIDES AND 8 NM ASTERN.
7. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 489 OF 2019: (04 DEC 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR – OFFSHORE MOSSEL BAY
2. CHART SAN 57, 93 (INT 7050)
3. M/V SW COOK (C/S 5BPC2) CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN THE FOLLOWING AREA
4.A. 34 – 23.00 S 021 – 30.00 E
B. 34 – 23.00 S 025 – 30.00 E
C. 36 – 10.00 S 025 – 30.00E
D. 36 – 10.00 S 021 – 30.00 E
5. SEISMIC VESSEL WILL BE STREAMING SEISMIC GEAR 6 NM ASTERN AND IS RESTRICTED IN HER ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE. VESSEL ACCOMPANIED BY A SUPPORT VESSEL M/V ASTRA –G (C/S (HP 8120)
6. VESSELS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A CPA OF 4 NM AHEAD 2 NM ON BOTH SIDES AND OF 6 NM ASTERN.
7. DURATION OF THIS OPERATION DEC 19 TO MAY 20. COMMUNICATION WATCH ON CH 16, 2182 KHZ AND 4146 KHZ.
8. DO NOT DEPLOY FISHING NETS OR LONG LINES IN THIS AREA AS IT WILL BE DAMAGED
9. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 31 MAY 2020

NAVAREA VII  500 OF 2019: (13 DEC 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR –  CAPE HANGKLIP  TO CAPE RECIFE
2. CHART SAN 56, 57, 58, 93 (INT 7050),  80 (INT 2680), 81 ( INT 7510), 82 (INT 7520), 83 (INT 7530)
3. M/V PGS APOLLO CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN THE FOLLOWING AREA:
4.A. 34 – 14 S      026 – 02 E
B. 36 – 44. S        026 – 02 E
C. 36 – 44 S         018 – 33 E
D. 34 – 46 S         018 – 33 E
5.  VESSEL TOWING 8 X 3 NM LONG CABLES AND IS RESTRICTED IN HER ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE. VESSEL ACCOMPANIED BY SUPPORT VESSEL M/V SANCHO CHASER,  M/V 7 WAVES AND M/V AURORA G
6. VESSELS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A 6 NM WIDE BERTH.
7.  COMMUNICATION WATCH ON CH 16 AND 72.
8. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 30 APR 2020

NAVAREA VII 506 OF 2019: (19 DEC 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR – CAPE POINT TO GANSBAAI
2. CHART SAN 80 (INT 2680), 56, 92 (INT 2053)
3. M/V RAMFORM ATLAS (C/S C6AX2) CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN THE FOLLOWING AREA:
4. A. 34 – 30.0 S 017 – 25.0 E
B. 36 – 10.0. S 017 – 25.0 E
C. 36 – 10.0 S 019 – 15.0 E
D. 34 – 30.0 S 019 – 1

2020 Series

NAVAREA VII 011 OF 2020: (13 JAN 2020)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR – PORT OF BEIRA
2. CHARTS MOZ 49638 AND BA 1003, 2934
3. BUOYS:
A. BUOY NO 21 AND 6 UNLIT
B. BUOY NO 12A NOT IN POSITION, INDICATED BY V-AIS
4. HYDRO-METEOROLOGICAL BUOYS, YELLOW WITH X TOPMARK IN POSITIONS:
A. 19 – 54.99 S 034 – 57.94 E
B. 19 – 53.81 S 034 – 50.29 E
5. V-AIS IN POSITIONS:
A. S1 19 – 52.85 S 034 – 58.59 E
B. S2 19 – 53.28 S 034 – 57.14 E
C. P NORTH 19 – 52.34 S 034 – 57.12 E
D. S3 19 – 52.44 S 034 – 55.79 E
E. S4 19 – 53.21 S 034 – 49.79 E
F. S5 19 – 52.50 S 034 – 54.60 E
G. S6 19 – 52.90 S 034 – 49.57 E
H. S7 19 – 52.57 S 034 – 53.41 E
I. S8 19 – 52.30 S 034 – 49.33 E
J. S10 19 – 51.60 S 034 – 49.13 E
6. NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
7. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 163 AND 493 OF 2019
8. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 024 OF 2020: (30 JAN 2020)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN – NE SECTOR – ANGOLA
2. CHART SAN 1, 2, 5
3. M/V RAMFORM SOVEREIGN (C\S C6CR8) CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN AREA BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING CO-ORDINATES
A. 15 – 16.0 S 010 – 48.0 E
B. 15 – 16.0 S 011 – 51.0 E
C. 17 – 14.7 S 011 – 22.0 E
D. 17 – 14.7 S 010 – 18.0 E
E. 15 – 16.0 S 010 – 48.0 E
4. VESSEL TOWING SEISMIC CABLES LENGTH 8025 METERS AND 2000 METERS WIDE. VESSELS M/V THOR FRIGG AND M/V THOR ASSISTER IN ATTENDANCE.
5. VESSELS TO PROVIDE 2NM CPA AHEAD AND ABEAM, AND 7NM ASTERN. WORKING CHANNEL VHF CH 69AND CH 16.
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE


NAVAREA VII 032 OF 2020: (03 FEB 2020)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN – SW SECTOR – NAMIBIA
2. CHARTS SAN 54, 75 (INT 2630), 76 (INT 2640), 113, 74 (INT 2620)
3. MARINE MINING VESSELS LIST
A. 28 – 31.2 S 015 – 49.2 E M/V CORAL SEA (NEW)
B. 28 – 33.0 S 015 – 55.0 E M/V MAFUTA (POSITION UNRELIABLE)
C. 28 – 30.3 S 015 – 51.5 E M/V GARIEP (POSITION UNRELIABLE)
D. 28 – 35.9 S 015 – 50.5 E M/V GRAND BANKS (POSITION UNRELIABLE)
4. MARINE MINING VESSELS OPERATING ON 3 OR 4 ANCHOR SPREAD WITH UNLIT ANCHOR MOORING BUOYS. 2NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 004 OF 2020
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 037 OF 2020
: (07 FEB 2020)
1. AFMET ZSJ – (CAPE NAVAL) WEATHER FACSIMILE BROADCAST OUT OF OPERATION
2. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 039 OF 2020
: (10 FEB 2020)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC AND INDIAN OCEAN SECTORS
2. ANGOLA, NAMIBIA, SOUTH AFRICA AND MOZAMBIQUE
3. CHARTS SAN 1, 4, 5, 27 (INT 204), 28 (INT 700), 75 (INT 2630), 81 (INT 7510), BA 307, 311,
604, 3877
4. RIG LIST
A. 06 – 21.20 S 011 – 09.11 E KIZOMBA B
B. 07 – 39.01 S 011 – 46.71 E OCEAN RIG SKYROS
C. 07 – 24.53 S 011 – 20.49 E ENSCO DS-8 (NEW)
D. 07 – 39.71 S 012 – 06.39 E WEST GEMINI
E. 07 – 43.41 S 012 – 04.90 E ENSCO DS-7
F. 08 – 53.73 S 012 – 09.22 E POSEIDON
G. 22 – 51.83 S 014 – 27.78 E WEST ECLIPSE
H. 28 – 07.55 S 015 – 24.47 E OCEAN RIG OLYMPIA
I. 34 – 06.70 S 022 – 13.50 E ORCA
J. 07 – 39.03 S 011 – 46.69 E DEEP WATER SKYROS
K. 07 – 02.07 S 011 – 16.53 E MAV (NEW)
5. 4 NM EXCLUSION ZONE AROUND RIGS DUE TO PRESENCE OF UNLIT ANCHOR
MARKING BUOYS.
6. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 009 OF 2020
7. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE


NAVAREA VII 043 OF 2020: (13 FEB 2020)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN – NE SECTOR – OFFSHORE ANGOLA
2. CHARTS SAN 1
3. R/V THALASSA WILL CONDUCT ATLAS/TFLEX CURRENT METER BUOY OPERATIONS FROM 16 FEB 20 TO 23 MAR 20 BETWEEN FOLLOWING POSITIONS:
A. 00 – 00.0 S 23 – 00.0 W
B. 00 – 00.0 S 10 – 00.0 W
C. 00 – 00.0 S 00 – 00.0 W
D. 06 – 00.0 S 10 – 00.0 W
E. 10 – 00.0 S 10 – 00.0 W
F. 20 – 00.0 S 10 – 00.0 W
4. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION AND PROVIDE WIDE BERTH
5. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 24 MAR 20

NAVAREA VII 044 OF 2020
: (13 FEB 2020)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR TO ATLANTIC OCEAN – SE SECTOR – DURBAN TO BOUVETOYA
2. CHART SAN 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 27 (INT 204), 28 (INT 700)
3. R/V MARION DUFRESNE CONDUCTING SCIENTIFIC OPERATIONS BETWEEN THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS FROM 10 FEB 20 TO 01 MAR 20
A. 34 - 27.4 S 027 - 08.5 E
B. 36 - 49.1 S 022 - 00.0 E
C. 47 - 05.4 S 005 - 55.2 E
D. 51 - 49.8 S 004 - 51.6 E
E. 52 - 35.4 S 004 - 28.8 E
F. 53 - 04.2 S 004 - 59.0 W
G. 51 - 00.6 S 005 - 57.6 W
H. 33 - 18.0 S 017 - 18.0 E
4. VESSELS REQUESTED TO GIVE A 2NM CPA.
5. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 020600 UTC MAR 20

NAVAREA VII 045 OF 2020
: (13 FEB 2020)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR
2. CHART SAN 1
3. R/V SONNE (C/S DBBE) CONDUCTING SURVEY OPERATIONS
A. REPORTED POSITION: 56 – 50.7 S 079 – 04.0 E
B. NEXT LINE: 56 – 49.9 S 079 – 02.7 E TO 57 – 49.8 S 080 – 48.5 E
4. VESSELS TO KEEP WELL CLEAR
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 047 OF 2020
: (14 FEB 2020)
1. MESSAGES IN FORCE AT 0800 UTC 14 FEB 20
2. NAVAREA VII MESSAGES IN FORCE = 139, 208, 290, 291, 292, 340, 387, 402, 428, 489, 500, 506 OF 2019, AND 011, 017, 024, 032, 033, 037, 039, 043, 044, 045, 046 OF 2020
3. MESSAGES RE-ISSUED AS NOTICES TO MARINERS = 042 OF 2020
4. MESSAGES ISSUED THIS WEEK = 037 – 047 OF 2020
5. MESSAGES CANCELLED THIS WEEK = 486 OF 2019, AND 009, 018, 038, 040, 041, 042, 047 OF 2020
6. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE
6. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 201900 UTC FEB 20

NAVAREA VII 061 OF 2020
: (23 FEB 2020)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN – NE SECTOR – NAMIBIA
2. CHARTS SAN 76 (INT 2640), 114, 54, BA 3870
3. M/V THE EXPLORER (C/S J8B3625) CONDUCTING DRILLING OPERATIONS IN AREA BOUNDED BY FOLLOWING COORDINATES
A. 28 – 54.3 S 016 – 21.8 E
B. 28 – 54.2 S 016 – 29.4 E
C. 29 – 00.0 S 016 – 29.5 E
D. 29 – 00.0 S 016 – 21.9 E
5. VESSEL RESTRICTED IN ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE. 1 NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 062 OF 2020
: (24 FEB 2020)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN – NE SECTOR – OFFSHORE LUANDA
2. CHART SAN 1, 5
3. M/V RAMFORM VANGUARD (C/S C6TU8) CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN AREA BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING COORDINATES
A. 09 – 01.12 S 012 – 51.04 E
B. 10 – 00.76 S 013 – 07.88 E
C. 10 – 00.78 S 013 – 13.64 E
D. 10 – 17.27 S 013 – 24.72 E
E. 10 – 44.47 S 013 – 32.45 E
F. 10 – 51.79 S 013 – 13.70 E
G. 09 – 03.27 S 012 – 43.03 E
4. VESSEL IS TOWING 10 SEISMIC STREAMERS AT 8025 METRES IN LENGTH AND 1125 METRES IN WIDTH, MARKED WITH YELLOW TAIL BUOYS. VESSELS IN ATTENDANCE ARE THOR MAGNI, SANCO SEA AND LINDE-G.
5. VESSELS REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A WIDE BERTH OF AT LEAST 6NM ASTERN, 3NM AHEAD AND ABEAM.
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 063 OF 2020
: (24 FEB 2020)
1. INDIAN OCEAN – SW SECTOR – NORTH OF MAPUTO
2. CHARTS SAN 61, BA 644 AND MOZ 16201
3. BOA PAZ LIGHTHOUSE UNLIT
4. 24 – 57.81 S 034 – 10.21 E
5. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
6. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 387 OF 2019
7. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 065 OF 2020
: (25 FEB 2020)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN - NE SECTOR - OFFSHORE ALEXANDER BAY
2. CHARTS SAN 2, 4, 76 (INT 2640), BA 3870
3. M/V YA TOIVO (C/S C6QB6) CONDUCTING MINING OPERATIONS IN AREA BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING COORDINATES
A. 28 – 52.6 S 016 – 14.1 E
B. 28 – 52.5 S 016 – 33.7 E
C. 29 – 05.5 S 016 – 33.9 E
D. 29 – 05.6 S 016 – 14.3 E
5. VESSEL OPERATING ON 4 ANCHOR SPREAD. 2NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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