The formats are outlined on CHART Q6099 and in Best Management Practices for Protection against Somalia Based Piracy (BMP5). The key output from UKMTO is the maintenance of a coherent Maritime Situational Awareness picture in the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden and Arabian Sea, in order to inform and support industry, contributing to the safety of the mariner.

Information displayed on these pages are derived from a variety of sources, including UKMTO and other reporting maritime security organisations within the region.