The Norwegian list of lights (Fyrlisten) describes maritime navigation marks which emit light signals on land and at sea, as well as information about other aids to navigation. Here is the continuously updated list of lights in pdf-version
The Norwegian List of Lights publishes details of lighted aids to navigation. The 2014 published edition contains English foreword, glossary and alphabetic register.
Mariners are advised that the information contained in the Norwegian List of Lights is published for guidance only and the data should therefore be used as supplementary information.
ISBN-number for Norsk Fyrliste 2014 is 978-82-450-1595-9
Can be ordered at: www.fagbokforlaget.no
Every morning at 6:45 am a new list will be generate on the links below. This means that the lists are continuously updated.
Russian nuclear power plant without fuel to be transported along the Norwegian coastline
The transport of the Russian floating nuclear power plant "Akademik Lomonosov" started Friday the 27th of April from St. Petersburg heading to Murmansk. The nuclear power plant will not have nuclear fuel on board during transport, but the Norwegian Coastal Administration and the Norwegian Radiation Protection Agency will nevertheless follow the transport closely along the Norwegian coast.
Introducing New Regulations for Pilot Bookings
On April 3, 2018, the Norwegian Coastal Administration (NCA) will introduce new booking regulations for requesting marine pilots. The regulations will thus be formalized and merged into one set ‒ Regulations on Compulsory Pilotage.
See Current Conditions in Saltstraumen live on Web Camera
The NCA has established a web camera that transmits live images from Saltstraumen – one of the strongest maelstroms in the world. Live video transmission is an additional service to the automated current forecast, established in September 2017.
Fees for 2018: Reduction in Safety Fees and moderate increase in Pilotage Fee
The fees for 2018 set by the Ministry of Transport and Communications, are noticeably lower than 2017. For 2018, safety fees are reduced by 8.5 per cent on average and the pilot readiness fee is increased by 1.9 per cent on average.
Automated control of vessels using Pilot Exemption Certificates
In November, the Norwegian Coastal Administration introduced a digital tool that improves and automates the process of uncovering compulsory pilotage violations. Monitoring compulsory pilotage, including the Pilot Exemption Certificate (PEC) scheme, helps ensure a high degree of safety along the coast.
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