Submitting and monitoring messages (incl. MF/VHF)

Message Frequency and channel Time

Weather forecasts
(incl. ice notices)

1650 kHz / VHF channels 1; 3; 5; 7; 20; 26; 27 06.33 (LT)
15.33 (LT)
Navigation warnings 3310 kHz / VHF channels 1; 3; 5; 7; 20; 26; 27 02.33 (UTC)
06.33 (UTC)
10.33 (UTC)
14.33 (UTC)
18.33 (UTC)
22.33 (UTC)
Storm warnings 3310 kHz / VHF channels 1; 3; 5; 7; 20; 26; 27 On air immediately after silence minutes

The radio phone system consists of 18 VHF support stations covering the A1 area with four radio channels.

On channel 70, automatic maritime distress signals are transferred in accordance with GMDSS requirements as well as communication calls via DSC (digital selective calling).

On channel 16, automatic maritime distress signals and communication calls continue to be transferred via an operator for ships that do not have a new communication system. From now on, the same channel can also be used for transmitting information related to maritime safety as well as for communication during rescue works.

Channel 69 is a working channel for the state fleet.

On channels 1; 3; 5; 7; 20; 26; 27 (working channels for duplex communication), Tallinn Raadio transfers weather, ice and navigation messages in the maritime communication network. A relevant prenotice is given on channel 16.

Additionally, the radio phone system has intermediary and short wave:
Tx Rx Time
2182 2182 24 h
4420 4128 2240-0640 UTC
8761 8237 24 h
13101 12254 24 h
17359 16477 0640-2240 UTC




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