Entering MMSI Number for your vessel's AIS in Fugawi Marine 5 -- without MMSI, own boat triggers repeated collision alerts with itself

Article FF12550, February 9, 2016

The Fugawi Marine 5 menu Settings | Vessel requires your AIS unit's MMSI Number as per defined for your vessel.


 

When you set up your AIS with Fugawi Marine 5, it is necessary to specify your vessel's MMSI Number under the menu Settings | VesselWithout the MMSI Number specified, the software does not know what vessel you are and sees you colliding with yourself repeatedly.