US Coast Guard announced an update to its navigation guidance for the use of electronic charts in lieu of paper charts and publications. The updated version of Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular identifies voluntary acceptable equivalencies to paper charts and publications and position fixing and plotting requirements.
The Coordinating Board of the U.S. Committee on the Marine Transportation System adopted the International Hydrographic Organization’s S-100
Development of an e-navigation strategy implementation plan
Kongsberg Norcontrol IT said it will lead SESAME Straits project which aims to improve the safety and efficiency of ship navigation
ACCSEAS, an EU-funded project to support improved maritime access to the North Sea Region through minimising navigational risk, welcomed over more than 80 regional and international shipping experts to Edinburgh for its second Annual Conference, held last week in Edinburgh.
Progress on safety of navigation in the IMO: E-navigation and standard for AIS symbols
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