Learn about precautions every seafarer must follow while encountering tropical storms or navigating in areas with frequent occurrence.
Learn important points on how a good ship navigator should deal with navigational warnings or any matter relating to the safety of life at sea.
Marine radars are short range radars used for locating other ships and land in the area.Ship radar are used as Tracking ship devices as per COLREGS.
Once a chart is published, constantly changing navigational features and aids or other relevant information have to be promulgated in order to update the ships navigating in those areas. Find out different methods of updating navigation charts on ships.
The annual survey of notices to mariners is a yearly publication which advice mariners on important matters related to ship’s navigation, hydro graphic information, aids to navigation, and changes in shipping channels.
An experienced captain explains the nine common errors that are made by ship navigators when navigating in a traffic separation scheme (TSS).