Posted by on Sep 21, 2016 in | No Comments

It is mandatory for all foreign yachts coming into Phuket, Thailand and outgoing from Phuket, Thailand to be equipped with an Automatic Identification System (AIS) or AIS Class B system or higher class appropriately.

AIS must be ACTIVE when coming into Thai water or leaving Thai water or moving to somewhere else.

Marine department allowed to turn off the AIS transmitter while the yachts stay in Marina or Hardstand.

For more information, please contact Marine Department, Phuket Branch.