Pursuant to the Act on Rescue Service at Sea, the Finnish Transport Agency is responsible for safety radio communications in Finnish territorial waters and for distress radio communications in the deep channels of the Saimaa waterways system.
Turku Radio is responsible for the transmission of safety radio messages, including navigational warnings, weather forecasts and ice reports.
Turku Radio also ensures distress radio communications in the Finnish territorial waters and assists icebreakers by transmitting vessel and route information.
Turku Radio receives reports on defective aids to navigation around the clock.
Saimaa VTS handles the distress and safety communications in the deep channels of the Saimaa waterways system.
0233 NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS
0633 WEATHER FORECAST, NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS
0803 POSITIONS OF ICEBREAKERS
1033 NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS, ICE REPORT
1433 NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS
1833 WEATHER FORECAST, NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS, ICE REPORT
2233 NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS