web analytics

Illegal Electronic Maps

New technology creates new problems. Some boaters in Canada have a problem since they can’t obtain legal electronics maps for certain populair sailing areas. The companies involved “are currently in some intense negotiations hope an agreement will be in place soon.”
“Most boaters use electronic navigation equipment from two major companies: C-Map and Navionics. In January, Ottawa warned about the illegality of electronic maps from these companies detailing Canadian waters.”

Similar Posts:


A Cruising Concierge From Marinalife And Maptech
September 27, 2004

Show Time
February 9, 2004

Electronic Nautical Charts Developments
May 19, 2004

NDI, chart pirates?
June 14, 2005

Join the conversation

Your email address will not be published.