Captains corner - NAVIGATION
15 June 2016
GPS showing our position in the Windward Islands
Basic navigation has not changed much the last 3-400 years – since the Compass was used for navigation in ships.
“It is far better not to know where one is, and realize it, than to be certain one is in a place where one is not”…………
What is the only factor to take into consideration when sailing that is not an issue when navigating an Airplane?
First correct answer will get a free weekend onboard Temerity (Airfare not included)
For you land crabbers out there it is probably only one North – o no – there is three:
True North, Magnetic North and Compass North – so what’s the difference? More about this next time!!