Number of persons on board

Introduction/Additional information: 

This IFM should be used by a ship to report the number of persons on board, e.g. on request by a competent authority.

Registrant: 
ITU-R.M.1371-1
Message number: 
6
DAC: 
1
FI: 
40
State: 
in force
Used by: 
The Netherlands
Number of slots (max): 
1
Permitted as from: 
01/01/1998
Details: 
´╗┐Parameter  Number of bits  Description 
Number of persons  13 Current number of persons on board, including crew members: 0-8 191; 0 =default =not available; 8 191 =8 191 or more 
Spare  3 Not used. Should be set to zero 
Total number of bits  16 This IFM uses one slot