Item Type : Feature
Domain : Unspecified
AlphaCode : LITVES
FeatureName: Light vessel
Alias : LITVES
CamelCase : Unspecified
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : A distinctively marked vessel anchored or moored at a charted point, to serve as an aid to navigation. By night, it displays a characteristic light(s) and is usually equipped with other devices, such as fog signal, submarine sound signal, and radio-beacon, to assist navigation.
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Remarks : Also called 'light ship'. The light(s), fog signal etc. of a light vessel is a separate object, handled as with buoys, beacons, etc.
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Proposal Type : Addition
Submitting Organization : unknown
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Proposed : 1994-11-01
Accepted : 2000-11-01
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