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Canada - Bay Of Fundy

  • VHF Procedures

     

    SECTORS: Bay of Fundy VTS area is divided into sectors as follows:
     
    SECTOR 1: VHF CH 14 VIA FUNDY TRAFFIC. Area between outer limit of VTS Zone and a line joining
     
    a) 45° 03’N 66° 27’W
    b) 44° 43’N 66° 44’W
    c) 44° 36’N 65° 56’W
     
    As shown on Page YSJ 2
     
    SECTOR 2: VHF CH 12 VIA FUNDY TRAFFIC. The inner boundary of Sector 1, and the eastern boundary of the zone including the waters of Saint John Harbour northwards to a line joining:
    Pleasant Point, 45° 16'29"N, 66° 05'47"W; and Pokiok 45° 16'38"N, 66° 05'35"W.
     
    SECTOR 3: VHF CH 71 VIA FUNDY TRAFFIC. Area east of a line joining positions 45° 19'N, 65° 32'W and 44° 57'N, 65° 16'W, as shown on Page YSJ 2.
     
    When transiting the system, all vessels shall keep watch on designated frequency.
     
    Permission to change frequency or to end VHF watch shall be obtained from FUNDY TRAFFIC
  • VTS Plans

    Not to be used for Navigation
    Please choose your required file:
  • Reports

     

    See also Pages EEE 1 and EEE 2.
     
    1. All vessels to report to FUNDY TRAFFIC before entering system.
     
    2. Report at all Calling in Points (Waypoints) shown on YSJ 2, and at locations directed by Fundy Traffic.
     
    Report to contain IMO SRS ITEMS:
    Alpha Delta November
    VIA VHF SECTOR FREQUENCY
     
    3. Report on arrival at destination giving IMO SRS ITEMS:
    Alpha Delta
    ALL TIMES IN LOCAL TIMES
     
    4. Report prior to departure from berth giving IMO SRS ITEMS:
    Alpha, India, Papa, X-Ray (ETD).
    VIA VHF SECTOR FREQUENCY
     
    Mariners should refer to the Canadian Coast Guard’s Radio Aids to Marine Navigation (RAMN) - Annual Edition - DF05470 for additional information.
  • Pilotage

     

    SAINT JOHN (COMPULSORY)
     
    Pilots board at 45 10’N 66 03’W. Send ETA 12 h and 4 h before arrival to:
     
    Atlantic Pilotage Authority Dispatch Halifax,
     
    Via Tel: 1-(877)272 3477
    Fax: 1-(877) 745 3477
    Email: dispatch@atlanticpilotage.com
    Web: http://www.atlanticpilotage.com/agents
     
    INMARSAT:
     
    Tel: 1-(902) 426 7610
    Fax: 1-(902) 426 7236
    Telex: 01921500 - answer back “pilot hfx”
     
    Or via: FUNDY COAST GUARD RADIO/VAR VHF CH 16
     
    Tel: 1-(506) 636 4696
    Toll Free: 1-888 528 6444
    or through any MCTS Station

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