Five-minute to 24-hour (+) interval position reporting
Multiple schemes. For example, at-sea versus in-harbor rates.
OTA rate changes
Device records position every five minutes and stores 1,000 records, available for interrogation, no matter the set reporting frequency
No means for fisherman to change reporting interval
Closed protocol, no “spoofing” position reports
Supports event reporting as defined by regulation
Not adjustable by fisherman
Ship at rest
Ship in motion
Supports two common schemes:
Crew can use catch forms to log data and send to authorities. For example, NOAA in the Greater Atlantic Region.
m1600 can deliver reports generated by fisheries departments to authorities. For example, Sri Lanka and BFAR with Android applications
Supports many custom reporting requirements
16 distinct forms
15 distinct fisherman declaration requirements
More than 10,000 output declaration codes
Forms and reporting updates
Some regions require frequent changes to reports and forms. For example, the Greater Atlantic Region of the United States has an annual update of reports, declarations and forms. SkyMate creates and distributes these changes.