The meetings of the 83rd session of the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) will be held in Denmark in the period from October 3–12, 2007 in which an Egyptian top-level delegate from various competent entities related to transportation and maritime safety will participate. The MSC will discuss a number of issues most importantly:
- Strengthening maritime safety.
- Discussing issues related to Long Range Identification and Tracking (LRIT).
- Studying the Automatic Identification System (AIS) as the A.R.E. will take part with a significant working paper related thereto.
- Studying the reports submitted by the following subcommittees:
Fire Protection-Dangerous Goods - Ship Design-Load Lines-Fishing Vessels' Safety.
The official website of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) is: http://www.imo.org/