Safety & Security

VTS

  • Application Vessel : The vessel bound for the port of Masan, Jinhae, Gohyeon, Okpo, Anjeong as her destination required to report her intention with vessel identification as follow.
  • Name of working station (Call Sign) : MASAN VTS
  • VTS working channel : VHF Ch.14, SSB 1881.4kHz & 2183.4kHz, ??(82-55) 245-6180
  • Reporting Procedures
    • ETA Report : 4 miles radius from Dongdumal L/H.
    • Entering Report : 'D' buoy passing (out-bound and/or in-bound)
    • Arrival Report : As soon as possible after anchor drop or berthing procedures.
    • ETD Report : At least 10 or 20 min before unberthing.
    • Departure Report : As soon as possible after anchor aweigh or unberthing procedures.
    • Shifting Report : As the vessel commenced and completed her shifting.
      (also required preliminary report)
  • Pilotage service
    • Call sign of pilot : MASAN PILOT
    • Working channel : VHF Ch. 08
    • Position of Embarkation
      • Port of Masan, Jinhae, Gohyeon : Lat 35?02??24??Long 128?45??42??
      • Port of Okpo : Lat 34?56??16??Long 128?45??46??
      • Port of Jisepo : Lat 34?49??11??Long 128?48??52??
      • Port of Samcheonpo : Lat 34?52??7??Long 128?05??5??
      • * But, vessel of G/T 1,000 or less shall pick up pilot at Quarantine station of each port.
  • Tug boat service
    • Call sign of Tug : Yong Ma Tug, Chong Yong Tug
    • Working channel : VHF Ch. 14
  • Observance for the Vessel (concerned with VTS)
    • All vessels in Masan VTS area must keep listening to VHF Ch.14 and respond immediately to VTS calling except vessel on berth or emergency.
    • Be aware for the fishing boat and passenger ship which crossing fairway.
    • Maintain ship's engine in operation even the ship is anchored.
    • Vessels are required to report as soon as possible when her navigational aids or engine get trouble.
    • Vessels are required to keep VHF Ch.10 in Busan New Port Service(Busan New Port VTS) area.
    • All vessels required to pay attention for Marine construction areas around fairway.
  • Vessels are required to report Tongyeong Port service or Samcheonpo Port service when she berthing and/or unberthing in these ports on VHF Ch.14. (Office hour 07:30 ~ 19:30 only)