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A vessel engaged on pilotage duty underway - lights

  • Description of scenario: Type of vessel: Vessel engaged on pilotage duty underway
    Time of the day: From sunset to sunrise and from sunrise to sunset in restricted visibility
  • Rule(s) to be applied: Rule 29 (Pilot vessels)
  • Applying the Rule(s) and comments: In accordance with Rule 29 (a) (Pilot vessels), a vessel engaged on pilotage duty shall exhibit:
    (i) at or near the masthead, two all-round lights in a vertical line, the upper being white and the lower red;
    (ii) sidelights and a sternlight .
  • Lights positions:

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