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Notices to Mariners

Hebrides Range - Live Firing (UC Navigational Warning)

The following Nav Warning will be in place from tomorrow 11-October-2014:

ZCZC OA01
NAVAREA I 297
SCOTLAND, WEST COAST. Outer Hebrides Westward. Chart BA 2722 (INT 1604).
1. Live weapon firings 0900 UTC to 1900 UTC daily 11 to 19 Oct within 2 circular areas each radius 20 miles centred on:
A. 57-16N 008-05W.
B. 57-30N 008-31W.
2. These areas are extremely hazardous and all vessels are requested to vacate them during the above period. Any vessel intending to enter the areas should contact Hebrides Range Control on VHF Ch 16 or by telephone 01870 604449 for advice. A maritime patrol aircraft shall be in operation to support firings and vessels are requested to comply with any instructions given by the aircraft.
3. Cancel this message 192000 UTC Oct 14.

Lena Macpherson - Range Controller, Hebrides Range
Direct: 01870 604449
Mobile: 07827820263
Email: lmacpherson@QinetiQ.com