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Navigation-Lights | Georgia Boating Handbook - Boat Ed


The absence of this light indicates a sailboat under sail. All-Round White Light: On power-driven vessels less than 39.4 feet in length, this light may be used to ...

Boat Navigation Lights Rules | Fisheries Supply


NOTE: A sailboat operating under power at night - whether the sails are set, or not ... This light should not be used when sailing or powering at night – it should ... You never know when another boat might be on the move and will need to see  ...

Boating in Limited Visibility | Boating Safety


Other boats may be operating without required navigation lights, in violation of federal ... A lookout should scan 360 degrees, as accidents at night can occur when a ... under engine power, the absence of this light indicates a sailboat under sail. ... in length, this light may be used to combine a masthead light and stern light ...

Table of Contents Boating Regulations and the Maryland State Boat ...


market value will be determined from a national publication of used vessel values adopted by ... a boat number and registration decals to operate on Maryland waters. ..... Under Inland Navigation Rules, a high intensity white light flashing at .... At night, sailing vessels operating under machinery, or under sail and machinery,.

State of Oregon: Boater Info - Required Equipment - Oregon.gov


Motorboats when used in racing and similar activities are generally exempt ... NOTE: It is a federal requirement that boats operating on coastal waters be ..... A boater considering an inflatable life jacket should make sure that it has a ... Sailboats under sail alone must exhibit navigation lights shone in graphic three below.

Boating Handbook - State of Tennessee


access employer. Questions should be directed to TWRA, Human Resources Office, P.O. ..... 8 Boating Basics. Safe navigation on Tennessee waterways is everyone's respon- ... When operating a vessel under sail, you must give way to: ... less than 39.4 feet in length, this light may be used to combine a ... Sailboat at Night.

Navigation Rules - Amalgamated


Rule 25 - Sailing Vessels Underway and Vessels Under Oars ... These additional station or signal lights and shapes or whistle signals shall, so far as ... under sail provided that propelling machinery, if fitted, is not being used. ... (p) "Secretary" means the Secretary of the Department in which the Coast Guard is operating;...

New Jersey State Police - Marine Services - Did You Remember ...


For equipment purposes, sailboats, canoes, rowboats, and inflatable rafts .... waters, sailing vessels under sail alone shall exhibit navigation lights. The tri- colored lantern and the all-round green and red lights should never be used together. .... Operating a boat at night without lights is not only dangerous, it is against the law...

Foundation Findings #48[Navigation Lights] - BoatUS.org


Navigation lights are barely visible at night from a distance. ... Not Coast Guard certified, but meets lighting requirements for boats under 12 meters (39'). ... A yellow colored light meter is used to test the luminosity of a white stern light. .... A sailboat under sail alone does not have the 3 NM requirement for the masthead l...

Required Equipment & Regulations | Louisiana Department of ...


NOTE - It is a violation of law to possess a boat or motor from which the hull ... It is illegal for anyone under the age of 16 years to operate a PWC. ... PWC operators should avoid operating around fishermen, anchored vessels, or swimmers. .... or other apparatus used as a fishing appliance, shall exhibit two all-round lights in ...

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Pennsylvania Boating Handbook - Chapter 2.9, Night Operation ...


Pennsylvania Boating Handbook - Night Operation & Lights. ... A sailboat operating under power and sail must display the proper running lights for a powerboat. Navigation lights are restricted to the colors red, green and white. No lights of any ... boats. Night boaters should carry spare bulbs, fuses, batteries and a flashlight.

Required Equipment


are satisfied. For equipment purposes, sailboats, canoes, rowboats and ... Navigation Lights: All vessels are required to display navigation lights ... inland and international waters, sailing vessels under sail alone shall ... all-round green and red lights should never be used together. ... are suitable for night use (see page 44).

Boating at night [Archive] - Winnipesaukee Forum


Chapter 3: Operating Your Boat Safely ~ Night Navigation ... whether they are operating under power or sail, and their direction of travel. ... However, never assume that the lights of other vessels are working properly. ... It should only be used sparingly, to see navaids or landmarks, and then shut off. It takes ...