5 – Liferafts – Rigid and Inflatable
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5 – Liferafts – Rigid and Inflatable

  12 Paragraph 5.11 is replaced by the following:

  • “5.11 Swamp test

  • It should be demonstrated that the liferaft, when fully swamped, is capable of supporting its full equipment and the number of persons for which it is to be approved. It should also be demonstrated that the liferaft does not seriously deform in this condition."

  13 In section 5.17, the referenced ISO standards are amended as follows:

  • .1 ISO 1421 is replaced by ISO 1421:1998;

  • .2 ISO 2411 is replaced by ISO 2411:2000;

  • .3 ISO 4892-4:1994 is replaced by ISO 4892-4:2004;

  • .4 ISO 4892-2 is replaced by ISO 4892-2:2006 with amendment 1:2009;

  • .5 ISO 4675 is replaced by ISO 4675:1990;

  • .6 ISO 7854 is replaced by ISO 7854:1995;

  • .7 ISO 5978 is replaced by ISO 5978:1990; and

  • .8 ISO 3011 is replaced by ISO 3011:1997.

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