Number of persons on board

Introduction/Additional information: 

This message should be used by a ship to report the number of persons on board, e.g. on request by a competent authority.
Attributes: addressed, acknowledgement required.

Registrant: 
IMO Circ. 236
Message number: 
6
DAC: 
1
FI: 
16
State: 
deprecated
Number of slots (max): 
1
Permitted as from: 
17/05/2004
Not to be used after: 
01/01/2013
Details: 

 

 Parameter    No. of bits    Description  
 Message ID   6  Identifier for Message 86
always 86  
 Repeat Indicator   2  Used by the repeater to indicate how many times a  
       message has been repeated.  
 Source ID   30  Name of source station  
 Spare   2  Not used. Should be set to zero.  
 IAI   16  DAC = 001
 FI =16  
 Number of Persons   13  Current number of persons on-board, including crew members: 
0.8191; default = 0 = not available;  8191 = 8191 or more  
 Spare   3  Not used. Should be set to zero.  
 Total Number of Bits   72  This message uses one slot