Issue Date: Monday 4 February 2019
Aid: AIS AtoNs
The Commissioners of Irish Lights have continued with the roll out of AIS Aid to Navigation functionality to a number of AtoN.
The following stations will be equipped with permanent AIS functionality in the period to March 2020:
|Name||Station Type||Position (WGS84)||MMSI|
|No.1 Rusk||Buoy||52°28.539'N, 006°11.799'W||992501048|
|North Long||Buoy||52°21.432'N, 006°16.967'W||992501053|
|Corlis Point Front Leading Light||Lighthouse||52°37.100'N, 009°36.363'W||992501156|
A list of AIS Aids to Navigation provided by the Commissioners of Irish Lights can be found at /media/53364/AIS-2019.pdf
A comprehensive up to date list of AIS Aids to Navigation for the island of Ireland can be found in the Admiralty List of Radio Signals Volume 2 (NP282).
For guidance on the use of AIS as an Aid to Navigation, mariners are advised to refer to Commissioners of Irish Lights Notice to Mariners No.3 of 2019.By Order, Yvonne Shields, Chief Executive