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Navigation & seamanship

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Reeds Looseleaf Update Pack 2019

Reeds Looseleaf Update Pack 2019

Author: Perrin Towler, Mark Fishwick Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/08/2018

The Reeds Looseleaf Update Pack provides all the information required to navigate Atlantic coastal waters around the UK, Ireland, Channel Islands, and the entire European coastline from the tip of Denmark right down to Gibraltar, the Azores and Madeira. A versatile system that combines almanac and pilotage information in a convenient looseleaf form, the Looseleaf Almanac is inserted into a durable binder which stays open on the chart table and lets the user tailor the Almanac to their needs by complementing the contents supplied with whatever information they may want to add or take out. The Update Pack 2019 is for those who have bought the Reeds Looseleaf Almanac in previous years and just want to update their information rather than buy the binder again. Includes 700 harbour chartlets, Harbour facilities, Tide tables and streams, 7,500 waypoints, International codes and flags, Weather, Distance tables, Passage advice, Area planning charts, Rules of the road, Radio information, Communications, Safety, Documentation and customs. The 2019 edition is updated throughout, containing over 45,000 changes. Also includes a free Reeds Marina Guide. Also available: free supplements of up-to-date navigation changes from January to June at: www.reedsnauticalalmanac.co.uk There are some things I would not go to sea without - Reeds is one of them Sir Chay Blyth The big, bold, extravagantly comprehensive king of Almanacs Yachting World On every cruising boat you'll find one of these. Don't start your engines without it Motor Boat and Yachting The bible of almanacs Classic Boat

Reeds Nautical Almanac 2019

Reeds Nautical Almanac 2019

Author: Perrin Towler, Mark Fishwick Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/08/2018

Reeds Nautical Almanac is the indispensable trusted annual compendium of navigational data for yachtsmen and motorboaters, and provides all the information required to navigate Atlantic coastal waters around the whole of the UK, Ireland, Channel Islands and the entire European coastline from the tip of Denmark right down to Gibraltar, Northern Morocco, the Azores and Madeira. The 2019 edition continues the Almanac's tradition of year on year improvement and meticulous presentation of all the data required for safe navigation. Now with an improved layout for easier reference and with over 45,000 annual changes, it is regarded as the bible of almanacs for anyone going to sea. The 2019 edition is updated throughout, containing over 45,000 changes, and includes: 700 harbour chartlets; tide tables and tidal streams; buoyage and lights; 7,500 waypoints; invaluable passage notes; distance tables; radio, weather and safety information; first aid section. Also: a free Marina Guide. Also available: free supplements of up-to-date navigation changes from January to June at: www.reedsnauticalalmanac.co.uk

Seamanship Techniques Shipboard and Marine Operations

Seamanship Techniques Shipboard and Marine Operations

Author: David House Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/06/2018

Ideal for Merchant Navy Officers from Cadet rank to Master Mariner, the fifth edition of this highly respected book is in full colour, and has been updated to include more information on topics as diverse as electronic navigation and AIS technology whilst still including essential information on subjects such as safety at sea, rescue operations, watchkeeping duties and pollution control. It covers international standards and works well on courses throughout the world. Seamanship Techniques is written for serving mariners and nautical students from cadet to master level, studying for professional marine qualifications under the International Maritime Organization as per STCW requirements. Used by training establishments around the world, this best seller is the only reference to both shipboard practice and ship operations that seafarers will need.

Seamanship Techniques Shipboard and Marine Operations

Seamanship Techniques Shipboard and Marine Operations

Author: David House Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/06/2018

Ideal for Merchant Navy Officers from Cadet rank to Master Mariner, the fifth edition of this highly respected book is in full colour, and has been updated to include more information on topics as diverse as electronic navigation and AIS technology whilst still including essential information on subjects such as safety at sea, rescue operations, watchkeeping duties and pollution control. It covers international standards and works well on courses throughout the world. Seamanship Techniques is written for serving mariners and nautical students from cadet to master level, studying for professional marine qualifications under the International Maritime Organization as per STCW requirements. Used by training establishments around the world, this best seller is the only reference to both shipboard practice and ship operations that seafarers will need.

Imray Chart C15 The Solent - Bembridge to Hurst Point and Southampton

Imray Chart C15 The Solent - Bembridge to Hurst Point and Southampton

Author: Imray Format: Sheet map, folded Release Date: 01/05/2018

Plans included: River Hamble (1:12 500) River Itchen (1:12 500) Hythe Marina Village (1:10 000) Lymington River (1:14 000) Newtown River (1:20 000) Bembridge Harbour (1:10 000) Beaulieu River (1:20 000) Continuation of Beaulieu River (1:20 000) Cowes Harbour (1:20 000) Yarmouth Harbour (1:4500) Wootton Creek (1:20 000) On this 2018 edition the latest depth surveys have been applied. Completed works on the Capital Dredge Programme are included. The latest 2018 racing buoy positions are shown. There has been general updating throughout.

Imray Chart C3 Isle of Wight

Imray Chart C3 Isle of Wight

Author: Imray Format: Sheet map, folded Release Date: 01/05/2018

Plans included: Lymington River (1:17 500) River Hamble (1:20 000) Bembridge Harbour (1:20 000) Continuation of Southampton Water (1:45 000) On this 2018 edition the latest depth surveys have been applied. Completed works on the Capital Dredge Programme are included. The latest 2018 racing buoy positions are shown. There has been general updating throughout.

Imray Chart Y12 Rivers Stour and Orwell

Imray Chart Y12 Rivers Stour and Orwell

Author: Imray Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/02/2018

Imray Chart Y2 Rivers Ore and Alde

Imray Chart Y2 Rivers Ore and Alde

Author: Imray Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/02/2018

Imray Chart Y7 Thames Estuary South

Imray Chart Y7 Thames Estuary South

Author: Imray Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/02/2018

Imray Chart Y14 The Swale

Imray Chart Y14 The Swale

Author: Imray Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/02/2018

Imray Chart Y6 Suffolk and Essex Coasts

Imray Chart Y6 Suffolk and Essex Coasts

Author: Imray Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/02/2018

Reeds Marine Distance Tables 15th edition

Reeds Marine Distance Tables 15th edition

Author: Miranda Delmar-Morgan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/01/2018

Reeds Marine Distance Tables are the perfect ready-reckoner for captains, navigators and owners of merchant and cruise ships large and small wanting a quick and accurate distance reference between all the regularly used commercial ports around the world. They are also of increasing value to the superyacht fleet. The book is divided into key 'market areas', and includes a pull-out map for area identification and easy see-at-a-glance port reference. Traffic Separation Schemes are calculated into the tables whilst the distance to any port not included can easily be determined by making an approximation from the next closest port. Useful tables of major 'turning points' around the world (such as Cape Finisterre, Cape Horn and the Dover Straits), Transatlantic distances, world time zones, and time and speed conversion tables are also included. This edition has been improved and expanded. Emerging ports around the world have also been added to reflect modern trends and developments in shipping movements and expansions. Reeds Marine Distance Tables are an invaluable reference for ship owners, operators, brokers, navigators and superyacht skippers. Using this one reference, anyone can calculate the shortest or most economical distances between all the major ports in the world. 'A first class reference' Nautical Magazine 'Clear and simple support for anyone wanting to calculate the shortest or most economical distance between major ports' Telegraph