SOLAS II-2/18, FSS Code Chapter 17 MSC.404(96), MSC.403(96)
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January 1, 2020
Ship Type: All ships constructed ≥01/01/2020 having a helicopter landing area.
Amendments to SOLAS Regulation II-2/18 concerning helicopter landing areas on new ships and the FSS Code Chapter 17 – Helicopter Facility Foam Firefighting Appliances
Amendments to SOLAS II-2/18 add a new paragraph 2.3 to require a foam application system that complies with the new chapter 17 of the FSS Code. The new Chapter 17 of the FSS Code details the specifications for foam firefighting appliances for the protection of helidecks and helicopter landing areas as required by chapter II-2 of SOLAS.