New FR/UK Centre – MDAT-GoG
The new FR/UK Centre, called Marine Domain Awareness for Trade – Gulf of Guinea (MDAT-GoG), will commence operations at 0800 GMT on 20th June 2016. MDAT-GoG will be operated by the Navies of France and the United Kingdom from centres in Brest, France, and in Portsmouth, England.
MDAT-GoG contact details:
Calls to this number will be answered either in Brest or in Portsmouth.
Maritime Security Chart
A new maritime security chart will be made available on the Hydrographic Office website and a number of shipping industry organisations websites.
The MTISC-GoG website will be taken down at 0800 GMT on 20th June and replaced with a holding page providing the contact details for the new FR/UK structure.
MTISC-GoG Maritime Security Guidance (MSG)
MSG will no longer be supported or updated after 20th June and will be withdrawn from the OCIMF and MTISC-GoG websites.