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Nautical Almanac is a type of navigation aid, which describes the position of celestial bodies to assist navigators at sea to determine their ship’s position using celestial navigation.

The nautical almanac contains astronomical data for the entire year which assists th...

Sailing from one port to another involves coordinated working of several operations of both land and ship staff. One of the most integral parts of a voyage is voyage planning, which is mainly undertaken by a navigational officer of a boat.

A passage plan is a comprehens...

April 6, 2018

Rules When Sailboats Meet

Collisions occur between boats more often than you might think, usually because one or both captains did not know or were not applying the Rules of the Road. The rules come from the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (CO...

April 5, 2018

Follow These Guidelines to Anchor Safely and Securely

The Importance of Good Anchoring Technique

Few sailing experiences are as scary as waking in the middle of the night with the wind blowing hard and your boat dragging anchor toward rocks, the shore, or another boat. A...