The overwhelming response, in India and abroad, to the ‘Nutshell Series’ of books, especially this first one - Practical Navigation - has encouraged me to keep thinking of various ways by which improvements could be made with each subsequent edition.
Every author who writes a technical book, does so with a certain purpose in mind, to suit a specific need. This book is intended not only to make an officer competent in the use of radar, but also to serve as a reference book that he would like to carry with him at sea.
With technology rapidly evolving, the C4I Systems Handbook provides a convenient and portable reference of C4I systems. It covers a wide range of systems and the standards, hardware and software that underpin them.
This useful A4 portrait card provides guidance on distress alerts. A tough plastic lamination (you can write the ship's name, call sign and MMSI on it with any pen) and strips of double-sided adhesive tape on the back make the card ideal for display on ships# bridges and other suitable locations.
Edition 2013 comprises two volumes, not sold separately. Volume 1 provides descriptive text of the organization and operation of the GMDSS and other maritime operational procedures, while Volume 2 contains the extracts of the regulatory texts associated with maritime operations.
IE927E Ships' Routeing, 2013 Edition The aims of ensuring the greatest possible safety of shipping and cleanliness of oceans are promoted in many ways, one of which is the routeing measures to control the navigation of...