Maritime Signal Flags & Abbreviations - V

V

(Victor)

 

   I require assistance (not distress)

V Volts
V/C Voyage Charter/ Vehicle Container
VA Volt-Ampere
VAT Value Added Tax
VATOS Valid At Time Of Sale
VCB Vertical centre of buoyancy
VCG Vertical centre of gravity
VCM Vinyl Chloride Monomer
VDR Voyage Data Recorder
VDU Visual Display Unit (Computer)
VEC Vapour Emission Control
VHF Very High Frequency
VIOS Vessel Insurance and Operations Surcharge
Viz. Namely. Used in tariffs to specify commodities
VLBC Very Large Bulk Carrier
VLCC Very Large Crude Carrier
VLF Very Low Frequency
VOCC Vessel Operating Common Carrier
Vol. Volume
VOP Value as in Original Policy
VOY Voyage
VP Vapour Pressure
VPD Vessel Pays Dues
VPP Variable pitch propeller
VRP Vessel response plan
VSL Vessel
VTIS Vessel traffic information system
VTMS Vessel traffic management services
VTS Vessel traffic service/system
VTSS Vessel traffic separation schem