NAVTEX Service Receiver

NAVTEX Service Receivers are installed on all vessels with more than 300 gross tons displacement regardless of the vessel navigation area. The receivers are designed for twenty-four-hour automatic reception of navigational and meteorological notifications, warnings, search&rescue messages and urgent information from coastal NAVTEX stations.

Main specifications

Messages are received at international frequencies

490 and 518 kHz

Data reception range

up to 300 miles

Information is transmitted on national languages at regional frequency

490 kHz

Emission type (frequency telegraphy)


Frequency spacing

170 Hz

Data reception rate

100 baud

Reception of data in the area without coastal NAVTEX statoins and in the ocean areas is performed at frequency

4209.5 kHz