Your vessel is disabled & adrift. What kind of alert will you send?

The kind of alert sent will depend upon the type of assistance required in a particular situation.

For Example: Send a Distress Alert if your vessel is disabled and drift and in danger of running aground and breaking up. Send and urgency alert if your vessel has lost propeller and requires a Tow. Send a safety alert if your vessel is disabled & adrift undergoing engine repairs and you wish to inform all ships in the area to give a wide berth.

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