Tag: Pilotage

Routing 2a of 7 : Routing planning and optimisation an extra brain as well as a pair of hands…

For the experienced sailor – and the world’s best sailors and navigators all use sophisticated routing and route planning software – this software is a…

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Routing 1 of 7 : Planes, cars, boats and autopilots…

I have been reflecting on the ever increasing complexity and sophistication of electronics in general, and computer software in particular, in use on the average…

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Update your Wiley Almanac – great, but could it be better?

If you are an English Channel sailor and you haven’t already downloaded the Wiley Almanac application then I highly recommend you do so straight away!…

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What’s your Magnetic Variation – the compass not you !

Sitting at home staring out at the rain on a wet and windy Sunday in East Sussex while planning our trip to the Channel Islands…

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World Cruising Wiki…

I have written about the excellent Active Captain project before, but I have recently discovered the World Cruising Wiki which seems to be a tremendous…

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