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Monitor vessel activity for your MarineTraffic fleet(s)

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Vessel Positions of a MarineTraffic Fleet

Vessel Positions of a MarineTraffic Fleet service gives you the functionality of our regular vessel tracking service along with the added flexibility to change composition of your fleet.

You have the option to receive simple positional information with a maximum two minute interval

  • Gross Tonnage, Deadweight, Shiptype
  • origin and destination ports
  • reported and MarineTraffic calculated ETA

Example uses include

Use this service to keep up-to-date with the current location and voyage information, of a set of vessels that you need to vary. You can use such data to maintain a detailed database of movement for analysis.

Data Included in the Response

Simple Response Extended Response Full Response
Vessel AIS Identifier
(MMSI)
Position Data
(LAT
Navigation Data
(Heading/Course/Speed)
Timestamp
Key Vessel Particulars
(flag, dimensions, type etc.)
Voyage Information
(destination, ETA, etc.)
Voyage Information
(origin, destination, draught, calculated ETA, etc.)

Frequently Αsked Questions

If your need is expected to be continuous then a subscription based charge is better. If you require data on an ad hoc basis, then an On Demand (Credits) subcription might be more cost-effective.
In order to provide a more cost effective solution
Yes
A detailed listing of all fields returned is available in the Data Services (API) Documentation
Detailed examples of call request and sample responses per format is available in the Data Services (API) Documentation.
The position data is updated every two minutes. Note that this does not necessarily mean that there will be a new position for each vessel every two minutes.
You can define the request frequency in the next step
You can request a trial through the Contact Us page
Once you remove a vessel
To take full advantage of this service, you will need to extend your Fleet to at least the size you require for the API tracking. Take a look at the Fleet Extension options or our Subscription Plans.