F / French Guiana navigation warning updated on 21/07/23

 
 
   

FRENCH GUIANA COASTAL WARNING IN FORCE.

French Guiana area Maritime Safety Information: Information necessary for safe navigation and immediately promulgated by Navigational Warning.

AVURNAV CAYENNE 028/21

FRENCH GUIANA

 ACCORDING TO THE PREFECTORAL DECREE N°R03-2021-06-28-00005, SCIENTIFIC OPERATIONS WILL BE CONDUTED BY MV "ANTEA" FROM 01 AUG 21 TO 30 AUG 21 ON THE FOLLOWING POSITION:

 04-53N-051-27W

 KEEP A SHARP LOOKOUT AND NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION IN VICINITY OF THIS POSITION.

 CANCEL THIS MESSAGE ON 302359 UTC AUG 21.


AVURNAV CAYENNE 027/21
 FRENCH GUIANA - SPACE CENTER
VA 254 ARIANE ROCKET LAUNCH
FALLOUT HAZARD MAY EXIXT FROM 30 JUL 21 TO 29 AUG 21 DAILY 2050 UTC TO 2332 UTC:
A/05-18,00N 52-47,40W,
B/05-22,35N 52-33,83W,
C/05-11,16N 52-24,63W,
D/05-09,00N 52-36,00W.
DELETE AND REPLACE AVURNAV CAYENNE 026/21


AVURNAV CAYENNE 025/21
 FRENCH GUIANA
According to the prefectoral decree n°R03-2021-06-28-00004, scientific operations will be conducted by MV "ANTEA" from 20 JUL to 20 SEP 21 in an area bounded by the following positions:
-A: 07-24.8 N         053-16.8 W
-B: 05-29.5 N         050-48.1 W
-C: 04-39.7 N         051-30.5 W
-D: 06-11.7 N         053-46.8 W
Keep a sharp lookout and navigate with caution in vicinity of this area.
Cancel this message on 210000 UTC SEP 21.


AVURNAV CAYENNE 024/21                                                                                                  
 FRENCH GUIANA - OFFSHORE KOUROU                                
                                                                                                                               
According to th prefectoral decree n°R03-2021-06-28-00006, it is forbidden for any vessel to anchor, dredge, and drill in the zone defined by the following points and marking a protection zone of 500 metres on either side of the route of the submarine cable "KANAWA" landing in the commune of Kourou:                                            
                                               
-A: 05-10.03 N   052-38.39 W                                            
-B: 05-10.09 N   052-38.34 W                                            
-C: 05-10.66 N   052-37.84 W                                            
-D: 05-11.07 N   052-37.71 W
-E: 05-11.59 N   052-37.68 W
-F: 05-13.90 N   052-38.01 W
-G: 05-18.30 N   052-39.41 W
-H: 05-19.12 N   052-39.28 W
-I : 05-19.74 N   052-38.78 W
-J: 05-20.93 N   052-36.42 W
-K: 05-20.94 N   052-36.41 W
-L: 05-20.94 N   052-36.40 W
-M:05-20.99 N   052-36.30 W
-N:05-21.19 N   052-35.85 W
-O:05-26.13 N   052-26.24 W
-P:05-26.18 N   052-26.14 W
The provisions of this Order may not be invoked against State vessels on mission, vessels involved in a rescue operation, vessels responsible for maintaining the submarine cable and in cases of major force.
The "Antilles-Guyane" MRCC must be systematically informed of cases of major force.


AVURNAV CAYENNE 023/21
 FRENCH GUIANA
According to the prefectoral decree n°R03-2021-06-28-00003, scientific operations will be conducted by MV "ANTEA" from 01 JUL to 25 AUG 21 in an area bounded by the following positions:
-A: 05-22.5 N     052-40.0 W
-B: 05-37.6 N     052-27.4 W
-C: 05-52.6 N     051-30.9 W
-D: 05-48.2 N     051-23.5 W
-E: 04-57.4 N     051-33.9 W
-F: 04-43.2 N     051-46.2 W
Keep a sharp lookout and navigate with caution in vicinity of this area.
Cancel this message on 260000 UTC AUG 21.