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.
Each ship in this escort group would send their captain and their navigating officer
and the signals man.
The sacked officer, holding the rank of a Deputy Inspector General ( DIG), was the Commanding Officer of then to- be commissioned Offshore Patrol Vessel ( OPV) Vaibhav and the other is a Commandant rank holding officer who was the ship's Navigating Officer
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
While at sea, his important appointments EXO PNS MARDAN, Navigating Officer
PNS SARHAD, Underwater Warfare Officer of 25th Destroyer Squadron and Executive Officer of Type-21 Ship.
At the time Don was a Navigating Officer
, Merchant Navy, in which he had served since December 1941.
Much of that is due to his background, as he is entirely self-taught, only really becoming interested in food when his first job as a navigating officer
in the merchant navy took him round the world, introducing him to all sorts of exotic cuisine.
He left Ashington Grammar school at 17 and joined the Merchant Navy, rising to the rank of 3rd navigating officer