Planning Navigation/Communication Conference To Be Held In New York March 21, 22 And 23

Members of the committee planning the second annual Port of New York Navigation and Communication Conference and Exhibition, sponsored by the Maritime Association of the Port of New York and co-sponsored by the Council of American Master Mariners and scheduled to be held at the Downtown Athletic Club in Manhattan on March 21, 22 and 23, gaze nostalgically at cover of brochure that announced a Marine Exhibition in 1927. Shown above are, left to right: Robert McCarthy, Raytheon Marine Co.; R.E. Wills, Norton Lilly & Co., Inc.; Roy Thompson, ITT Decca Marine, and Roy Andres, Western Union International. The Conference and Exhibition March 21-23 will consist of panel sessions, conducted by experts, which will discuss current technical developments in navigation and communication aids as they relate to maritime operation.

Held concurrently will be a Demonstrator Exhibition of the latest equipment in the two fields. Members of Congress and Congressional aides and counsels will address the conferees, and prominent authorities will be honored guests and principal speakers on March 21 and 22. Space for display of equipment by manufacturers is now being allocated, according to the Maritime Association.

Further information for display reservation space, or f o r conferees wishing to register, may be obtained by writing to Maritime Association of the Port of New York, 80 Broad Street, New York, N.Y. 10004.

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