How can I report my vessel's position to MarineTraffic?

Is your vessel not yet registered or is missing from the vessel's list? This would mean that we have not yet recorded any signal from your vessel to create her record. In this article you will find all the different ways via which you can send us your vessel's position.

For us to receive your vessel's signal and create her record, you can use the following methods below, you can click on any of them to find more information regarding the respective method:

  1. AIS transponder
  2. OnCourse: Android or iOS self-reporting app
  3. E-mails with positions' reports
  4. Satellite or 3G/GSM locator devices
  5. AIS transponder/receiver on board, connected to the Internet

As you may understand, even if your vessel is not equipped with an AIS transponder, there are other ways of being able to share your vessel's positions with MarineTraffic and, consequently, with the world!