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  • 2019 General Membership Satellite Meetings

    March 13, 2019

    San Diego: Thursday April 4th – Sycuan Casino and Resort
    Medford: Monday April 8th – Hilton Garden Inn Medford
    Astoria: Tuesday April 9th – Cannery Pier Hotel

    Please see flyer above for RSVP info

  • NOTICE TO FISHERMEN–Now to approx July 18, ExxonMobil ROV pipeline survey (Heritage, Harmony, and Hondo to shore).

    July 13, 2018
    Now to approx July 18 ExxonMobil has an ROV inspection in the water now at the ExxonMobil SYU pipeline between Heritage, Harmony, and Hondo to shore.

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  • Fishing and Port Access Requirements for U.S. North Pacific Albacore Tuna Vessels in the Canadian EEZ

    May 31, 2018
  • Guide for Complying With the Vessel Fishing Requirements of the U.S. – Canada Albacore Treaty

    May 31, 2018
  • SeaView Fishing by Ocean Imaging – SeaView version 3.5.3! AAFA Special: $100 off with this order form (PDF form attached).

    February 20, 2018
  • Safety Alert – Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall

    November 13, 2017

    United States Coast Guard Headquarters – Inspections and Compliance Directorate Washington, DC – November 13, 2017
    Safety Alert 12-17

    Don’t be inflamed about what you have to do!
    Kidde has made this extinguisher recall and replacement easy for you.

    This safety alert provides information related to Kidde brand fire extinguishers.  Nearly 40 Million extinguishers involving 134 different models have been recalled.  These fire extinguishers were manufactured between January 1, 1973 and August 15, 2017….
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  • Safety Advisory 01-17 – Renewing Certificates of Documentation USCG

    September 27, 2017
    Safety Advisory 01-17
    Coast Guard Certificate of Documentation Services Be Aware of Third Party Service Providers
    The U.S. Coast Guard’s National Vessel Documentation Center (NVDC), located in Falling Waters, West Virginia, is the only entity authorized to issue Certificates of Documentation (CODs), Form CG-1270, valid for a period of one year from date of issuance…

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  • AAFA Vessels Covered under MSC Chain of Custody

    August 10, 2017
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