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A vessel under 20 m or a sailing vessel shall not impede the safe passage of a power-driven vessel following a traffic lane

  • Description of scenario: Vessel A: Power-driven vessel
    Vessel B: Power-driven vessel
    Vessel C: Vessel of less than 20 meters in length
    Vessel D: Sailing vessel
    Area: Traffic separation scheme
  • Rule(s) to be applied: Rule 10 (Traffic separation scheme)
  • Applying the Rule(s) and comments: In accordance with Rule 10 (j) (Traffic separation scheme), a vessel of less than 20 m in length (vessel C) shall not impede the safe passage of a power-driven vessel following a traffic lane.
    In accordance with Rule 10 (j) (Traffic separation scheme), a sailing vessel (vessel D) shall not impede the safe passage of a power-driven vessel following a traffic lane.

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