VTS Information Service (INS)

MSP id: 
MSP1

The information service is provided by broadcasting information at fixed times and intervals or when deemed necessary by the VTS or at the request of a vessel, and may include for example reports on the position, identity and intentions of other traffic; waterway conditions; weather; hazards; or any other factors that may influence the vessel's transit. 

Source documents:

  1. Approval e-Navigation Strategic Implementation Plan (doc. MSC 85/26) 2014
  2. Proposal e-Navigation Strategic Implementation Plan (MSC 85/26/Add.1) 2014