Kinn Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) is operational as of June 1, 2021. The service is applicable for vessel traffic in the area between Florø and Måløy.
Vessel Traffic Services in Kinn VTS area will be carried out by Brevik VTS.
Primarily inner waters and out to the baseline from Kråkenes in the north, along the baseline south to the southwest of Kinn island.
Se map of Kinn VTS Area (in Norwegian only)
VHF Channel 18
Radio Call Sign «Kinn VTS»
Telepone: +47 70 23 11 23
Vessels must report to Kinn VTS before entry into:
Ulvesundet (from the north)
Rekstafjorden (from the south)
Baseline (from the west)
See infofolder for more information (new sailing regulations valid from June 1 on page 2)
- Fairway to Gulen/Svelgen
- Skatestraumen (including Djupsundet)
Maritime Traffic Regulations - valid from June 1, 2021 (unofficial translation)
See Maritime Traffic Regulations in the map sevice kystinfo (in Norwegian only)
Changes in navigation at Måløy Bridge (Måløybrua) from 21 June 2021
The Norwegian Public Roads Administration is carrying out maintenance work on the Måløy Bridge (Måløybrua) in Vestland County in 2020/21. Work on the western side of the bridge will start on June 21, 2021, thereby reducing the sailing height in the western fairway to 33 metres.
Amendments to the Routing Schemes in Norwegian Waters
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has decided to amend the routing schemes in Norwegian waters from 1 June 2021 at 00:00 UTC.
Miljøundersøkelsene etter plastpelletsutslippet viser få tegn til skade på fugl og fisk.
New Vessel Traffic Service in Western Norway
Kinn Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) is operational from June 1, 2021. The service is applicable for vessel traffic in the area between Florø and Måløy on the west coast of Norway.
New AIS satellite launched
The new Norwegian satellite NorSat-3, launched successfully on April 29 2021. It will improve monitoring vessel traffic in Norwegian vast sea areas.
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