MGN 285 (M+F) Electronic charts operating ECDIS in the RCDS mode

How to conduct a risk assessment before using an electronic chart system in raster chart display system (RCDS) mode for primary navigation.


MGN 285 (M+F) electronic charts: the use of risk assessment methodology when operating ECDIS in the raster chart display system (RCDS) mode

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Notice to:

  • all masters and deck officers of merchant vessels
  • owners
  • skippers and watchkeepers of fishing vessels
  • maritime education and training establishments
  • chart agents
Published 28 February 2005