NSA security update. Revised NOR/NIS security level for Yemen

Due to the continuing deterioration of the security situation in Yemen, the Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) has updated their requirements for NOR/NIS vessels operating in Yemeni waters.

  • NMA has now instructed all Norwegian flagged vessels to operate on security level 3 whenever the vessel is inside Yemenis 12 nm border.
  • NMA encourages Norwegian flagged vessels to keep clear of Yemeni waters.

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Your comments and questions are welcome.

With kind regards

Norwegian Shipowners’ Association, Contingency Planning Secretariat


Crisis Management Support +47 90095001