Admiralty Manual of Navigation

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The Stationery Office, Jan 1, 1997 - Navigation - 697 pages
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Designed to provide an understanding of the theory and practice of marine navigation, this text deals with general and coastal navigation, pilotage, anchoring and mooring, radar and blind pilotage, navigational errors, relative velocity and collision avoidance and surveying and bridge organization.
  

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Contents

Chapter
1
The Sailings 1
23
Chapter Page
41
Projections and Grids
51
Chapter Page
61
TRANSVERSE MERCATOR PROJECTIONCHART 7 1
71
chart practical use of gnomonic charts
77
The Sailings 2
85
range radar fixes plotting the longrange fix the Radar Station Pointer
431
pilotage planning blind pilotage execution blind anchorages
445
Navigational Errors
455
Annex A to Chapter 16 Navigational Errors
477
two dimensional random errors Probability heap the circle of error
484
the error ellipse equivalent probability circles circular error probable
494
Surveying
523
The practical survey Survey equipment reconnaissance and planning
538

NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS
130
tracings for chart correction hints on correcting charts hints
138
dangers soundings shoals discoloured water port information
146
Chartwork
173
Fixing the Ship
197
angles rapid plotting without instruments
230
Visual and Audible Aids to Navigation
237
Tides and Tidal Streams
269
The EarthSun system
277
TIDAL STREAMS AND CURRENTS Types of tidal streams tidal stream data
290
Coastal Navigation
299
Pilotage
341
Annex A to Chapter 13 Pilotage Checkoff List
381
Radar Blind Pilotage
405
Road other ships radar
418
Bridge Organisation and Procedures
559
The Principal Warfare Officer Essential information from the operations
567
Appendix
581
A Summary of Spherical Trigonometry
596
The Spherical Earth
609
Projections
615
Appendix Page
624
The Spheroidal Earth
636
Vertical and Horizontal Sextant Angles
649
Errors in Terrestrial Position Lines
657
Bibliography
675
Emergency Orders Bridge File books and publications
694
Index
697
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