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Safety At Sea...
The SATFIND-406t„ EPIRB activates automatically or manually and provides global coverage which can lead to timely rescue. Designed for maximum reliability, it features an enclosed antenna, 5 year battery, unique release mech- anism and high strobe position- ing for maximum visibility. Can be mounted vertically, hori- zontally or slanted. Approved by COSPAS-
SARSAT, the US Coast Guard,
Canada and many other countries.
The Alden NAVTEX
Receiver AE-900 automatically receives important text bulle- tins worldwide includ- ing navigational and weather warnings, forecasts, LORAN and GPS messages and more.
Selected bulletins are printed without repetition and
SAR messages are received with both audible and visual alarms. It complies with GMDSS, IMO, CCIR and CEPT standards.
ALDEN RELIABILITY. Mariners have trusted Alden's marine electronics for years. The
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Controlling over 35,000 barges and 7,500 tugs and towboats, inland operators are vital to the movement of petroleum and crude products, grain, and other cargo along the coasts, harbors, rivers and waterways of the U.S. MARITIME
REPORTER annually devotes its March issue to the American Waterways Operators, a national organization representing the interests of inland and coastal waterways operators. Photo: Dixie
A WO Annual: Legislative
Challenges Face American
Waterways Operators 13
Speak Out 16
Circle 261 on Reader Service Card
Shipyard Survey: Activity Up
At Small And Medium Yardsl8
A Showcase of Outstanding
Cruise Ships 37
GPS: Plots the Future of
Navigation & Communications 57
GMDSS: Historic Change in
Maritime Safety Communica- tions 61
Navigation & Communications:
What's New For '92 64 $1.5 Million Pact
To Atlantic Drydock
The hydrofoil missile ship USS
Pegasus (PHM-1) will undergo a drydocking selected restricted avail- ability at Atlantic Drydock Corpo- ration, Jacksonville, Fla. The con- tract is worth $1.54 million.
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