navigating officer

navigating officer

[′nav·ə‚gād·iŋ ‚ȯf·ə·sər]
(navigation)
An officer serving as a navigator.
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Old Admiral Sanchez was wont to maintain that he could smell thirty, and the men of the first ship in which I sailed claimed that Coburn, the navigating officer, knew by name every wave along thirty from 60dN.
He is a specialist in Navigation and Aircraft Direction and his important specialist appointments include Navigating Officer of INS Kamorta (during Op Pawan), and the destroyer INS Ranjit, besides being the Fleet Navigating Officer of Western Fleet during Op Prakaram.
He is a specialist in Navigation and Aircraft Direction and his important specialist appointments include Navigating Officer of INS Kamorta, during Operation Pawan in 1987 and the destroyer INS Ranjit, besides being the Fleet Navigating Officer of Western Fleet during Operation Parakram in 2001-02.
The reviewer was fortunate to have had lunch recently with HMS Conqueror's navigating officer and to query him directly about the decision of Conqueror's commanding officer to use Second World War-vintage Mark 8 torpedoes instead of the much more advanced Mark 24 Tigerfish torpedoes--a decision discussed in the Falklands chapter.
Before qualifying as a solicitor Mr Mackin was a navigating officer with Shell Tankers Limited.
Coming in with rich operational and staff experience over a career spanning more than three decades, Lanba has served as Navigating Officer of corvette INS Sindhudurg and frigate INS Dunagiri.
Each ship in this escort group would send their captain and their navigating officer and the signals man.
He was Navigating Officer of HMAS Melbourne for 3 years and possesses substantial experience working across a variety of RAN platforms and environments.
West Country born and bred, Martin Cole was a navigating officer in the merchant navy before embarking on a successful oil industry career.
We tried to get out of the starboard door, the gunnery officer was just in front of me and the navigating officer stood to one side to let me go through.
After nearly four years training, he studied at Liverpool Nautical College and qualified as a navigating officer.
With our variable pitch controlled propeller and constant speed main engine this ship could be easily driven by a navigating officer on watch.