Coming Up in GLCCSchool: AIS-B: Why All the Fuss?

dancline - February 8, 2017

The Automated Identification System (AIS) is a powerful tool that can help you avoid collisions with freighters and other vessels equipped with AIS transmitters. On Wednesday, February 8, at 8:00 pm Eastern/7:00 pm Central, marine electronics expert Larry Brandt unravels the mysteries of AIS and shares his experience installing AIS on his own boat. Don't miss AIS-B: Why All the Fuss? Click here for more information and to register for class.

Is AIS the greatest thing since sliced bread? Well, maybe not since SLICED bread, but it is worthy of serious consideration. This webinar reviews the benefits of AIS, some of its weaknesses, and the latest implementation rules. The webinar also examines the presenter’s own experience installing the system on his Catalina 36 sailboat.