MGN 77 Instructions for action in survival craft

Advises of the IMO resolution on instructions for action in survival craft.

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This MGN has been replaced by Information included in the IMO Resolution A.657 (16)


MGN 77 Instructions for action in survival craft

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Guidance to:

  • shipowners *masters
  • officers
  • ratings
  • manufacturers of liferafts and lifeboat builders


  • instructions for immediate action in a liferaft

  • instructions on how to survive in a liferaft

  • an outline for lifeboat survival manual

Published 1 August 1998