CELESTIAL NAVIGATION AT SEA—HOW AND WHY
Captain Hans J. Hoffmann, 100-Ton Ocean Master
You don't have to know how to navigate by the sun, moon and stars to appreciate the importance of celestial navigation to mariners crossing an ocean.
Celestial navigation is making a come back for both professional and recreational mariners, because we know that electronic navigation systems can and do fail--and can be interfered with.
Whether you plan to cross an ocean or transit a bay, Captain Hoffmann will give you a better understanding of how you can find your way without relying on electronic aids.Open to the public. Social hour begins at 6:30 p.m. Meeting starts at 7:15 p.m.
|Event Date||01-27-2020 7:00 pm|
|Event End Date||01-27-2020 9:00 pm|
|Location||Annapolis Elks Lodge|