Accession Number:

ADA535667

Title:

Assessing the Reliability of Self-Reports

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) CENTRE FOR OPERATIONAL RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-10-28

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

Vessels report themselves through various means Automatic Identification System AIS, Vessel Monitoring System VMS, Long Range Identification Tracking LRIT, Weather reports, pre-arrival notifications to authorities, Self-reporting increasingly becoming mandatory e.g., AIS now required for all ships more or equal to 300 GT engaged on international voyages. A significant fraction of the data entering the recognized maritime picture is now coming from self-reports.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Target Direction, Range and Position Finding

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE