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NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS
İSTANBUL NAVTEX STATION


  • TURNHOS N/W : 1198/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 29-11-2022 10:38)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1198/22
    1) NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS IN FORCE AS OF 29 NOV 22 AT 0600Z;
    2017 SERIES: 0823, 0824.
    2018 SERIES : 0857, 0980.
    2019 SERIES : 1043.
    2020 SERIES : 0390, 0489 ,0490, 0505, 0580, 0668, 0669, 1557.
    2021 SERIES : 0882, 0883, 0893, 0901, 1198, 1250, 1251, 1252.
    2022 SERIES : 0056, 0097, 0136, 0214, 0274, 0279, 0306, 0309, 0350, 0414, 0416, 0739, 0780, 0792, 0817, 0827, 0830, 0837, 0838, 0896, 0912, 1003,1007, 1048, 1060, 1068, 1101, 1102, 1110, 1111, 1128, 1136, 1137, 1139, 1142, 1150, 1154, 1158, 1159, 1160, 1161, 1162, 1165, 1166, 1167, 1168, 1169, 1171, 1183, 1186, 1188, 1189, 1190, 1191, 1192, 1193, 1197.
    2) 0823/17, 0824/17, 0857/18, 0980/18, 1043/19, 0390/20, 0489/20, 0490/20, 0505/20, 0580/20, 0668/20, 0669/20, 1557/20, 0882/21, 0883/21, 0893/21, 0901/21, 1198/21, 1250/21, 1251/21, 1252/21, 0056/22, 0097/22, 0136/22, 0214/22, 0274/22, 0279/22, 0309/22, 0414/22, 0739/22, 0817/22, 0827/22, 0837/22, 0838/22, 0912/22, 1136/22, 1137/22, 1188/22, 1189/22. HAVE BEEN PLACED TO WEB. THOSE MENTIONED WARNINGS ARE CONTINUING TO BE PUBLISHED ON THE WEB SITES WWW.SHODB.GOV.TR AND WWW.KIYIEMNIYETI.GOV.TR
    3) ALL NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS IN FORCE ARE AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITES WWW.SHODB.GOV.TR AND WWW.KIYIEMNIYETI.GOV.TR.
    4) NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS ARE ALSO PUBLISHED IN CHAPTER 3 OF WEEKLY NOTICES TO MARINERS BULLETIN.
    5) CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 060600Z DEC 22.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1197/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 28-11-2022 17:14)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1197/22
    SEA OF MARMARA
    SPECIAL MARK LIGHT BUOY IN POSITION 40 29.82 N, 028 49.16 E ESTABLISHED.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1183/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 25-11-2022 23:08)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1183/22
    BLACK SEA
    1. DRILLING OPERATIONS, BY YAVUZ, ALTAN, SANCAR, KORKUT, MÜVERRET İLHAN, OSMAN BEY, ORHAN BEY AND ERTUĞRUL BEY
    BETWEEN 25 NOV-28 DEC 22 IN TÜRKALİ-12 AREA BOUNDED BY;
    42 48.56 N - 031 11.37 E
    42 50.57 N - 031 11.31 E
    42 50.61 N - 031 14.03 E
    42 48.61 N - 031 14.09 E
    10 NM. WIDE BERTH REQUESTED.
    2. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 282059Z DEC 22.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1160/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 23-11-2022 15:29)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1160/22
    SEA OF MARMARA
    THY OPET HAVACILIK MOORİNG LIGHT BUOY NO.3 IN POSITION 40 57.35 N, 028 47.90 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1159/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 23-11-2022 15:28)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1159/22
    SEA OF MARMARA
    THY OPET HAVACILIK MOORİNG LIGHT BUOY NO.1 IN POSITION 40 57.38 N, 028 48.12 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1158/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 23-11-2022 15:28)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1158/22
    SEA OF MARMARA
    THY OPET HAVACILIK MOORİNG LIGHT BUOY NO.2 IN POSITION 40 57.46 N, 028 48.05 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1154/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 22-11-2022 13:24)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1154/22
    STRAIT OF İSTANBUL
    KURBAĞALIDERE LIGHT BUOY IN POSITION 40 58.78 N, 029 01.95 E TEMPORARILY REMOVED.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1150/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 21-11-2022 20:04)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1150/22
    SEA OF MARMARA
    1. UNDERWATER OPERATIONS, BY ARABACIOĞULLARI 1 BETWEEN 22 NOV-03 DEC 22 FROM 0430Z TO 1730Z IN AREA BOUNDED BY;
    40 45.20 N - 029 14.70 E
    40 41.20 N - 029 14.00 E
    40 41.20 N - 028 53.90 E
    40 46.00 N - 028 54.70 E
    WIDE BERTH REQUESTED.
    2. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 031830Z DEC 22.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1142/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 19-11-2022 19:02)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1142/22
    BLACK SEA
    1. BLACK SEA GRAIN INITIATIVE
    JOINT COORDINATION CENTER (JCC) - ISTANBUL
    FROM 190001Z NOV 22 TO 182359Z MAR 23
    DATUM WGS84.
    THE BLACK SEA GRAIN INITIATIVE JCC HAS ESTABLISHED A ROUTE FOR VESSELS INBOUND AND OUTBOUND OF UKRAINAN PORTS. THE ROUTE IS 320NM LONG AND CONNECTS THE LISTED UKRAINIAN PORTS WITH INSPECTION AREAS INSIDE TURKISH TERRITORIAL SEAS.
    THE MARITIME HUMANITARIAN CORRIDOR (MHC) FORMS PART OF THIS ROUTE AND EXTENDS FROM THE BOUNDARY OF UKRAINIAN TERRITORIAL SEAS TO THE SOUTHERN WAYPOINT OF THE HIGH SEAS TRANSIT CORRIDOR (HSTC).
    WHILST TRANSITING THE MHC NO MILITARY SHIP, AIRCRAFT OR UAV MAY CLOSE WITHIN A RADIUS 10NM OF ANY VESSEL ENGAGED IN THE INITIATIVE AND TRANSITING THE CORRIDOR. VESSELS ENCOUNTERING PROVOCATIONS OR THREATS WHILE TRANSITING THE MHC SHOULD REPORT IMMEDIATELY TO THE JCC. NO VESSEL SHALL TRANSIT THE MHC WITHOUT THE AUTHORISATION OF THE JCC.
    PILOTS WILL EMBARK FOR PASSAGE BETWEEN BERTH AND HOLDING AREA.
    CHORNOMORSK TO HOLDING AREA. CHANNEL WIDTH UP TO 200M:
    46 24.000 N - 030 54.000 E
    46 20.500 N - 030 43.200 E
    46 20.000 N - 030 42.700 E
    46 18.842 N - 030 41.807 E
    46 19.123 N - 030 40.596 E
    ODESA TO HOLDING AREA. CHANNEL WIDTH UP TO 200M:
    46 30.000 N - 030 54.000 E
    46 30.000 N - 030 46.400 E
    46 29.902 N - 030 46.043 E
    46 29.986 N - 030 44.542 E
    PIVDENNYI TO HOLDING AREA. CHANNEL WIDTH UP TO 200M:
    46 30.500 N - 030 57.000 E
    46 32.600 N - 030 57.000 E
    46 33.342 N - 031 00.044 E
    46 36.187 N - 031 01.000 E
    HOLDING AREA:
    46 30.500 N - 030 54.000 E
    46 30.500 N - 030 58.200 E
    46 24.000 N - 030 58.200 E
    46 24.000 N - 030 54.000 E
    VESSEL MUST TRANSIT BETWEEN THE HOLDING AREA AND MHC THROUGH THE AREA BOUNDED BY:
    46 24.000 N - 030 54.000 E
    46 19.000 N - 031 05.000 E
    46 12.000 N - 031 07.500 E
    46 12.000 N - 031 12.500 E
    46 27.000 N - 031 10.500 E
    46 28.200 N - 030 58.200 E
    THE HSTC IS 83NM LONG AND 3NM WIDE. WHEN TRANSITING THE HSTC VESSELS ARE CONSIDERED RESTRICTED IN THEIR ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE AND SHOULD DISPLAY THE APPROPRIATE LIGHTS/SHAPES. VESSELS MUST TRANSIT BETWEEN 0500 – 2100 LOCAL.
    HSTC (CENTRELINE):
    44 53.000 N - 030 39.500 E 008/188 45NM
    45 37.100 N - 030 48.100 E 025/205 38NM
    46 12.000 N - 031 10.000 E
    A SOUTHERN WAITING AREA (SWA) IS DESIGNATED AS A TEMPORARY HOLDING AREA FOR VESSELS ENGAGED IN THE INITIATIVE. INBOUND VESSELS MAY USE THE SWA TO AWAIT TRANSIT DURING AUTHORISED HOURS, INFORMING THE JCC THROUGH ISTANBUL TRAFFIC:
    SWA:
    44 50.000 N - 030 10.000 E
    44 50.000 N - 030 25.000 E
    44 55.000 N - 030 25.000 E
    45 00.000 N - 030 10.000 E
    VESSELS ON PASSAGE BETWEEN THE MHC AND THE TURKISH INSPECTION AREAS SHALL PASS THROUGH POSITION 42 19.15N 029 27.00E.
    ISTANBUL VTS WILL INFORM AND DIRECT VESSELS TO THE APPROPRIATE INSPECTION AREA
    TURKISH INSPECTION AREA N (BLACK SEA):
    41 14.900 N - 028 59.580 E
    41 17.260 N - 028 59.580 E
    41 17.260 N - 029 02.200 E
    41 15.500 N - 029 04.600 E
    41 15.200 N - 029 04.600 E
    TURKISH INSPECTION AREAS S (SEA OF MARMARA):
    41 00.360 N - 028 59.130 E
    40 59.330 N - 028 58.570 E
    40 58.090 N - 028 56.470 E
    40 59.840 N - 028 56.470 E

    40 58.480 N - 028 53.280 E
    40 59.500 N - 028 56.280 E
    40 58.060 N - 028 56.280 E
    40 56.460 N - 028 53.280 E
    OTHER THAN IN CASE OF EMERGENCY, PORT CALLS AND PROLONGED STOPS ARE NOT PERMITTED DURING THE TRANSIT. SHIP TO SHIP TRANSFERS ARE NOT AUTHORISED.
    VESSELS PARTICIPATING IN THE INITIATIVE MUST TRANSMIT ON AIS AT ALL TIMES.
    ADDITIONAL PROCEDURES FOR VESSELS WISHING TO PARTICIPATE IN THE INITIATIVE ARE CONTAINED IN IMO CIRCULAR LETTER 4611 (SERIES).
    2. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 182359Z MAR 23.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1111/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 16-11-2022 15:38)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1111/22
    SEA OF MARMARA
    TELEKOM SPECIAL LIGHT BUOY NO.1 IN POSITION 40 57.77 N, 027 56.68 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1110/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 16-11-2022 15:38)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1110/22
    SEA OF MARMARA
    TELEKOM SPECIAL LIGHT BUOY NO.2 IN POSITION 40 57.75 N, 027 56.64 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1048/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 26-10-2022 11:28)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1048/22
    STRAIT OF ÇANAKKALE
    1. GUNNERY EXERCISE, BETWEEN 31 OCT-02 DEC 22 FROM 0500Z TO 2059Z EXCEPT WEEKENDS IN AREA BOUNDED BY;
    40 33.30 N - 026 50.55 E
    40 34.88 N - 026 54.80 E
    40 31.85 N - 026 57.92 E
    40 30.30 N - 026 53.22 E
    CAUTION ADVISED.
    2. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 022159Z DEC 22.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 0830/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 02-09-2022 22:09)

    TURNHOS N/W : 0830/22
    SEA OF MARMARA
    İZGAZ SPECIAL MARK BUOY NO 2 IN POSITION 40 43.73 N, 029 47.71 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 0792/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 19-08-2022 16:16)

    TURNHOS N/W : 0792/22 BLACK SEA YENİ LİMAN BREAKWATER LIGHT IN POSITION 41 16.39 N, 031 24.20 E UNLIT. CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 0780/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 15-08-2022 15:16)

    TURNHOS N/W : 0780/22
    BLACK SEA
    1. PIPE LINE AND DRILLING OPERATIONS, UNTIL 28 FEB 23 IN AREA BOUNDED BY;
    42 51.90 N - 031 03.35 E
    42 53.81 N - 031 21.93 E
    42 52.66 N - 031 22.18 E
    42 50.69 N - 031 03.54 E
    10 NM. WIDE BERTH REQUESTED.
    2. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 282059Z FEB 23.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 0306/22 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 26-03-2022 15:30)

    TURNHOS N/W : 0306/22
    BLACK SEA
    1. DRIFTING MINE DETECTED AND DEACTIVATED IN THE NORTH APROACH OF ISTANBUL STRAIT.
    2. IT IS ADVICED FOR ALL SHIPS IN THE VICINITY TO  RESPECT TO THE MEASURES AGAINST MINE/MINE LIKE OBJECTS PROMULGATED PREVIOUSLY BY BA86-279/22 NUMBERED NAVIGATIONAL WARNING.
    3. IN THIS CONTEXT, IT IS REQUESTED FROM SHIPS IN THE VICINITY TO CONTINUE SHARP LOOK OUT, TO REPORT IMMEDIATELY ANY DETECTION OF DRIFTING MINE OR MINE LIKE OBJECTS TO TURKISH RADIO (CH-16), TURKISH MAIN SEARCH AND RESCUE COORDINATION CENTER, (00903122324783, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./TRMRCC@UAB.GOV.TR) TURKISH NAVAL FORCES (00903124032222, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) AND TURKISH COAST GUARD (00903124164801, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

  • TURNHOS N/W : 0901/21 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 05-10-2021 17:21)

    TURNHOS N/W : 0901/21
    STRAIT OF ISTANBUL
    TURKELI FOGHORN IN POSITION 41 14.06 N, 029 06.74 E TEMPORARILY INOPERATIVE.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 0883/21 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 04-10-2021 12:16)

    TURNHOS N/W : 0883/21
    SEA OF MARMARA
    YEŞİLKÖY TELEKOM LIGHT BUOY NO 2 IN POSITION 40 56.97 N, 028 49.05 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 0882/21 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 04-10-2021 12:15)

    TURNHOS N/W : 0882/21
    SEA OF MARMARA
    YEŞİLKÖY TELEKOM LIGHT BUOY NO 1 IN POSITION 40 57.11 N, 028 49.83 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1557/20 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 15-12-2020 19:19)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1557/20
    SEA OF MARMARA
    SURVEY OPERATIONS, BY R/V DERİNSU FROM 16 DEC 20 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE IN AREA BOUNDED BY;
    40 52.38 N - 029 14.38 E
    40 50.15 N - 029 07.58 E
    40 53.98 N - 028 57.95 E
    40 56.53 N - 028 43.22 E
    40 58.29 N - 028 41.55 E
    40 58.04 N - 028 40.85 E
    40 56.05 N - 028 42.85 E
    40 53.45 N - 028 57.80 E
    40 49.62 N - 029 07.43 E
    40 52.03 N - 029 14.93 E
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 0669/20 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 28-04-2020 12:08)

    TURNHOS N/W : 0669/20
    SEA OF MARMARA
    SPECIAL POINT LIGHT IN POSITION 40 48.45 N, 029 17.09 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 0668/20 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 28-04-2020 12:05)

    TURNHOS N/W : 0668/20
    SEA OF MARMARA
    SPECIAL POINT LIGHT IN POSITION 40 48.57 N, 029 17.23 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED.

  • TURNHOS N/W : 1043/19 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 20-09-2019 18:21)

    TURNHOS N/W : 1043/19
    SEA OF MARMARA
    SPECIAL MARK LIGHT BUOY IN POSITION 40 56.80 N, 028 48.90 E UNLIT.
    CAUTION ADVISED

  • TURNHOS N/W : 0980/18 (İstanbul NAVTEX Station) (Published Date: 04-10-2018 10:53)

    TURNHOS N/W : 0980/18
    SEA OF MARMARA
    UNDERWATER OPERATIONS, FROM 04 OCT 18 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE IN AREA BOUNDED BY;
    40 57.87 N - 027 44.40 E
    40 57.93 N - 027 44.75 E
    41 00.70 N - 027 43.90 E
    41 00.65 N - 027 43.53 E
    CAUTION ADVISED.
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