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Zelfstandig naamwoord
    • (nautical) the minimum rate of motion needed for a vessel to be maneuvered



    1. Minimum requirements for vessel’s steerageway
    2. Steerageway under vessel’s own power
    3. No 15 Steerageway under vessel's own power
    4. Steerageway under a vessel’s own power in accordance with Articles 10.03b(2)(a), 15.07(1) and 22a.05(1)(a) is deemed to be sufficient if — when using the bow thruster — the vessel or the formation propelled by the vessel attains a speed of 6,5 km/h in relation to the water and a rate-of-turn of 20°/min can be induced and maintained while under way at a speed of 6,5 km/h in relation to the water.