1 (1) The definitions in this section apply in these Regulations.
Great Lakes Basin means the waters of the Great Lakes, their connecting and tributary waters and the St. Lawrence River as far as the lower exit of the St. Lambert Lock at Montreal in the Province of Quebec. (bassin des Grands Lacs)
NBDP means the process of message transmission known as narrow-band direct-printing telegraphy that uses the International Telegraph Alphabet Number 2 Code in such a way that receiving equipment automatically produces a printed version of the transmitted message. (IDBE)
shipping safety control zone means an area of arctic waters prescribed as such under subsection 11(1) of the Arctic Waters Pollution Prevention Act. (zone de contrôle de la sécurité de la navigation)
VHF coverage area means
(c) the St. Lawrence River as far seaward as a straight line drawn
18 The main operating position of a ship station shall have
(b) the following items, stored so as to be easily accessible:
(ii) the instructions, replacement parts and tools necessary to carry out routine maintenance and checks on the radio equipment, as recommended by the manufacturer or required by the Ship Station (Radio) Technical Regulations, 1999, that may be performed by persons who are not radio technicians; and
21 A ship shall be equipped with a supply of electrical energy sufficient to operate its ship station and to charge any batteries used as part of the reserve source of energy for the ship station.
20 (1) A ship station on board a ship that is 20 m or more in length or is engaged on a voyage north of 65° north latitude shall be equipped with a spare antenna that is fully assembled so as to permit the fast replacement of the main antenna without retuning unless the ship station
6 (1) A ship station shall be located on board a ship so as to