Tuesday, December 25, 2007

Maritime Safety Information (Free)

Where does one find, for free, such things as: U.S. Notice to Mariners; Sailing Directions (enroute and planning guides); NGA List of Lights; US Coast Guard Light Lists; American Practical Navigator (Bowditch); Sight Reduction Tables (Air and Nautical!); Radio Navigation Aids: and other navigation science publications? They are all available for download at: http://www.nga.mil/portal/site/maritime/ I am guessing that there are over 100 nautical publications here for the asking. Enjoy! Roger

Crash!

It has been raining most of the last three days. Everything is slippery. It is well known among cruisers that falling down the companionway ...