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LAUNCH SERVICE – Ida Lewis Yacht Club

Daily Launch Hours: 0800 – 2145

Call launch “Aloha” on VHF ch. 78A or, blow a horn three times
and fly code flat “Tango” when requesting a launch during daylight.

After sundown, use VHF ch. 78A or, blow a horn and flash a light three times.
If possible, the launch operator will return your signal flash. Continue to
show the light from time to time as an aid to the launch operator.

Have the party ready to leave when the launch comes alongside.