Events
The meetings of the 83rd session of the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC)
10/3/2007

The meetings of the 83rd session of the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) will be held in Denmark in the period from October 3–12, 2007 in which an Egyptian top-level delegate from various competent entities related to transportation and maritime safety will participate. The MSC will discuss a number of issues most importantly:

  • Strengthening maritime safety.
  • Discussing issues related to Long Range Identification and Tracking (LRIT).
  • Studying the Automatic Identification System (AIS) as the A.R.E. will take part with a significant working paper related thereto.
  • Studying the reports submitted by the following subcommittees:
    Fire Protection-Dangerous Goods - Ship Design-Load Lines-Fishing Vessels' Safety.


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