coast pilot

coast pilot

[′kōst ‚pī·lət]
(navigation)
A book serving as an adjunct to nautical charts, containing important information which cannot be shown conveniently on the charts, and not readily available elsewhere; prepared by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey for coastal waters of continental United States, Hawaii, the Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico; and by the U.S. Naval Oceanographic Office for foreign waters. Also known as sailing directions.
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The experiences, that range from beach foraging workshops to photography sessions hosted during a horse and carriage ride, have been launched thanks to Creative Rural Communities' (CRC) Glamorgan Heritage Coast Pilot Activities Programme 2014.
Coast Pilot, Coast Guard Light List, Tide Tables, and Current Tables.
After Luton, Nottingham and Lincolnshire, the Fylde Coast pilot is the fourth IntefleCS 111 live deployment for Clinical Solutions.
The Coast Pilot, published by the federal government and consulted by ship masters in West Coast waters, also listed the spot as a suitable location for anchorage.
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Coast Guard Light List and Local Notices to Mariners; National Ocean Survey Tide Tables, Tidal Current Tables, and United States Coast Pilot, and nautical charts of the ports and their approaches.
Marine charts have additional content information such as photography of critical navigation areas, marine facilities, tides and currents, light lists, and the USGS Coast Pilot.
Additionally, Silberfeld said, the United States Coast Pilot - the ship master's guide for all ports on the West Coast - also advises captains that they may safely anchor where Morgado positioned the New Carissa.
Volvo selected Swift as its first national transport carrier after receiving very favorable results from a West Coast pilot program that provided distribution services to Volvo retailers.
The East Coast pilots had their planes shipped to the West Coast, as did the European pilots.
This vote proves without a doubt that Atlantic Coast pilots believe in the company's vision to establish a quality low-cost airline," said Captain Stephen Hunt, chairman of the Atlantic Coast unit of the Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA).