The Coast Guard is declaring Sea Area A1 in certain areas off the coast of the United States based upon the performance of the Coast Guard’s Rescue 21 System and in accordance with SOLAS.
Link to a Coast Guard authored article that provides an introduction into the services provided by the Coast Guard’s Navigation Center and GPS information.
The Coast Guard will conduct AIS test messaging from all U.S. Coast Guard Nationwide AIS base stations located across the United States.
The Coast Guard announces the new Navigation Rules and Regulations Handbook and explains printing requirements.
The Coast Guard announced the GPS-IIF satellite lauched in August was healthy as of September 17th, 2014 and the Civil GPS Service Interface Commmittee’s Executive Secretariat explains the meaning of this update.
The Coast Guard’s Navigation Center announced an upcoming Global Maritime Distress and Safety System meeting on October 9, 2014 in Fort Meyers, Fla.
The U.S. Coast Guard Navigation Center started a marine safety information data download pilot project to provide data to the public.
The Coast Guard announced that registration is now open to the public for the 54th Meeting of the Civil GPS Service Interface Committee, or CGSIC, to be held September 8-9, 2014, in conjunction with the Institute Of Navigation’s Global Navigation Satellite System conference.
The Civil GPS Service Interface Committee U.S. States and Local Government Subcommittee, will hold a regional meeting on June 6, 2014 to cover the broad array of GPS-based applications available.