The Use of AIS in Navigation

AIS provides identification of targets together with the static and dynamic information Mariners should, use this information with caution noting the following important points: Collision avoidance must be carried out in strict compliance with the COLREGs. There is NO...

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Voyage Planning

Principles of Voyage Planning One of the most important procedures on a ship is that of voyage planning. A passage plan is a thorough, berth to berth guide, that identifies potential difficulties or risks on the proposed voyage. There are four stages of Voyage...

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