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april, 2018

14apr9:30 am- 12:00 pmIntro to Radar NavigationHands-on in our Pilothouse Simulator9:30 am - 12:00 pm 431 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368

Event Details

Learn to interpret the images your radar is displaying in hands on radar exercises in our Chart Room. This class includes an introduction to true and relative motion, range, bearing, and what that means to you and your vessel. You will also learn how to mark targets and track other vessels. This class has a four-person minimum.  Offered on Saturdays in the Spring & Fall from 9:30 – 12:00.

$75 non-member

$65 member


(Saturday) 9:30 am - 12:00 pm


NW Maritime Center

431 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368


NW Maritime Center3603853628 x104

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Port Townsend, WA 98368
Phone: 360.385.3628 x104
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