1/ Port position: Location: 13,46'N-109,14'E Pilot station: 13,44'3N-109,15'0E 2/ Tide regime: Irregular semi-diurnal Max tide:2.20m, Min tide:0.5m
Pilot Station - Port Entry Instruction: 11o48' 30”N - 109o 12’30” E (First to: 11.46’52”N;109.31’48”E , then to 11.46’52”N;109.12’30”E, and then to P/stn)
Pilot station: L' Orange Island, Lat. 20o43' 4''N, Long. 107o10' 3''E Pilot boards about 0.5NM at the South of L'Orange Island, VHF contact CH.16 Pilotage: Distance from Pilot station to the port: 21 miles
Ho Chi Minh
Pilot station position:10 Deg 17.04”3 N, 107 Deg 05.17” E
Ports: Nha Rong, Khanh Hoi, Tan Thuan, Ben Nghe, Lotus, Nhabe, Catlai...
Access channel: 36-48miles far from Vungtau Pilot station.
Night time navigation for vessel with draft less than 9.5m and LOA less than 175m
Port restriction: LOA 230m, draft 9.5-10.5m depend on daily tide, air draft 44m
Tidal range: irregular diurnal with average tide range 1.1M - 3.8m.
Handling: Pax, bulk, equipments, containers, oil product, chemical, LPG.