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DKE German Commission for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies of DIN and VDE

Standards [Withdrawn]

DIN EN 61993-2
Maritime navigation and radiocommunication equipment and systems - Automatic Identification Systems (AIS) - Part 2: Class A shipborne equipment of the automatic identification system (AIS) - Operational and performance requirements, methods of test and required test results (IEC 61993-2:2012); English version EN 61993-2:2013

Title (German)

Navigations- und Funkkommunikationsgeräte und -systeme für die Seeschifffahrt - Automatische Identifikationssysteme (AIS) - Teil 2: Geräte der Klasse A des universellen automatischen Identifikationssystems (AIS) für Schiffe - Betriebs- und Leistungsanforderungen, Prüfverfahren und geforderte Prüfergebnisse (IEC 61993-2:2012); Englische Fassung EN 61993-2:2013


This standard specifies the operational and performance requirements, test methods and required test results for class A shipborne equipment of the automatic identification system AIS onboard ships. It takes into account results of the special agencies of the United nations as well as resolutions of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and the radio sector recommendations of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU-R). This Part 2 of IEC 61993 also specifies the minimum requirements both for the means to input and display data and for the interfaces to other equipment suitable to be used as means of input and display data. The responsible committee is K 738 "Elektronische Navigationsinstrumente" ("Electronic navigation instruments") of the DKE (German Commission for Electrical, Electronic and Information Technologies) at DIN and VDE.

Document: references other documents

Responsible national committee

DKE/K 738 - Elektronische Navigationsinstrumente 

Responsible international committee

IEC/TC 80 - Maritime navigation and radiocommunication equipment and systems 

Edition 2013-08
Original language English
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