1304L-Proceed with Caution while transiting 81 Mile Point AOR
Due to a communications malfunction that feeds the Vessel Traffic Service the 81 mile point AOR is currently without communication. All vessels are requested to contact VTC New Orleans at normal northbound and southbound check in points via land line at (504)365-2511, until further notice, repairs are in progress with an undetermined time of repair. We apologize for any inconvenience.
U.S. Coast Guard
Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River
200 Hendee Street, Suite 300
New Orleans, LA 70114