1. The Calling Notice for the 30th UKMTO (Dubai) Maritime Information Exchange Vessel Operators Meeting (MIEVOM) has been issued, anyone not receiving an invitation can request one by contacting Dubai-Op1@ukmto.org
2. UKMTO Dubai has observed a recent increase in the number of merchant vessels transiting the Eastern Traffic Separation Scheme (TSS) around the Hanish Islands, Southern Red Sea. In accordance with previously promulgated guidance by Combined Maritime Forces (CMF), vessels should consider transiting the region via the Maritime Security Transit Corridor (MSTC) exiting the TSS to the West of the Hanish Islands. Follow link for details https://bit.ly/3iNoeL9 .
3. The latest Gulf of Aden IRTC National Convoy Schedule is available on the MSCHOA website at https://bit.ly/31Dcxjq (login required).
4. Masters of merchant vessels not trading in the UAE or have restrictions regarding ships visitors can continue to receive the latest UKMTO Maritime Security brief via telephone or by e-mail, using the contact details at the bottom of this page.