Links to navigations sites

Royal Institute of Navigation here GPS Types here GPS charts here Notices to Mariners here Books here

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The Earth Science text book

The Earth Science text book has a nice interactive site. Imagine that you had a sailboat available for your use and you were asked to…

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UKHO – yes its British!

The UKHO – yes its British! – is one of the world’s premier suppliers of navigational paper charts and publications, with a folio of over…

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Sextants as a backup ;-)

GPS is wonderful. World-wide coverage and reasonably priced receivers (both installed and handheld) contribute to maritime safety through accurate positioning of vessels. Yet, some back-up…

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Celestial navigation

I found this Celestial navigation tutorial by Henning Umland very useful…

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