In this chapter we will discuss one of the most important aspects of
navigation; voyage planning. Every successful voyage starts with a well
thought out plan. We will cover all details of developing a plan that
will enable you to have a successful voyage.
The material in this chapter will enable the student to:
Plan and construct great-circle tracks.
Plan and construct coastal tracks.
Plan and construct restricted water tracks.
Plan and construct precision anchorages.
Plan for deployments.
Plan and construct navigation briefs.
Prepare to enter or depart port.
Planning and Constructing Great-Circle Tracks
Planning and Constructing Coastal Tracks
Planning and Constructing Restricted Water Tracks
Constructing Turn Bearings
Constructing Danger Bearings