Pilot Vessels
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“White over red, Pilots in bed”

Pilot vessel on pilot duty.
Making Way, bows view.

Pilot vessel on pilot duty.
Making Way, port view.

Pilot vessel on pilot duty.
Making Way, stern view. 

Pilot vessel on pilot duty.
At anchor, portside view.  (Note the white anchor light on the bows).

Memory Aids - I think the “white over red - pilots in bed” is the best reminder?

Fog Signals
Note fog signals are the same as those for a power vessel. Additionally a pilot vessel may sound an identifying signal of four short blasts.

Day Shapes
A pilot vessel flies flag H..

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