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Is Passive GPS Tracking the Only Solution When Cellular Signal is not Available?

Passive GPS tracking occurred sometime before the real-time tracking. Actually, it is a very simple solution which could be explained in a couple of words. So, a GPS receiver collecting data from GPS/GLONASS/ GALILEO and other systems satellites. The passive tracking device is able to record these data and replay on demand of the user. That is it, no rocket…
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Small Boat Radar Systems Becomes More Advanced and Cheaper.

It is exactly one year as I started my GPS navigation site and since that I almost never touch a small boat radar systems. It is time to correct this deficiency. A marine radar on the ship is essential navigation equipment when to know how to use it properly. The next generation Raymarine Quantum Radar with CHIRP (chirp pulse compression…
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Docked at Haven Marina and Relax in Hotels Lowestoft.

Before my expected rest in hotels of Lowestoft, I have to make the final sea trip across the North Sea. Our Jeanneau Prestige 36 power boat was on the way to cross the North Sea for final stage to Lowestoft, United Kingdom. Calculated distance about 120 nautical miles. The weather forecast for next 8 to 12 hours was promising pleasant…
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Next Stage to Kiel Holtenau Includes Inshore Sailing.

Now my marine voyage entering in more exciting, inshore sailing and busy ship traffic area. We are leaving wonderful short stay in Leba. Say goodbye to Polish Border Guards and full steam towards Stralsund in Germany. Leba- Stralsund. Calculated distance 164 nautical miles ETA (expected the time of arrival) next morning after 8 a.m. to fit in Stralsund Gas Station…
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The First Successes and Mistakes of my Boat Trip.

To get satisfied of boat trip the proper safety procedures have to be made. Power boats are feeling great on the rough sea if you are skilled enough to handle properly it. The most important are to be familiar with powerful engines. When you know how to operate properly, you can sail safely. All the time you have to keep…
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Marine Software Pioneers-Transas Still in Good Shape

After I had resumed surfing browsers for marine or nautical software for laptop and other personal use electronic devices, I decided to stop it for awhile. I do not want it forever, but there are so many offers in this market as has got stuck and confused a little bit. To refresh my memory, I decided to check what a…
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Does Nobeltec TimeZero Cutting-edge Navigation Software Fits my Needs?

I have made a research on the best marine navigation software which fits my needs, but still in confusion. Well, I make a decision to proceed my evaluation and to begin I tape in Google search engine a keyword phrase ” marine navigation software” to see what is popping up. Most relevant to upper lines was http://www.nobeltec.com/. As stated on…
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