MGN 463 Marine evacuation system servicing, deployment guidelines

Aims to clarify the MCA requirements for SOLAS chapter III rotational deployments of marine evacuation systems.

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MGN 463 has been replaced by MGN 558


MGN 463 (M+F) Life saving appliances :- marine evacuation systems (MES) - servicing and deployment guidelines

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Notice to:

  • all ship owners
  • ship operators and managers
  • masters, officers and crew of merchant ships
  • manufacturers of MES.
Published 28 January 2013