United States Power Squadrons®

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RADAR Book CoverMARINE RADAR

Don't get lost in the fog.  Whether you want to navigate safely or decide what equipment to purchase, this seminar provides clear advice.  Learn how RADAR works, how to use it effectively, and its limitations as a piloting aid.  You'll receive a copy of the Student Notes that has copies of the slides used in the seminar. The RADAR Book by Kevin Monahan is optionally available.

What's Included?
  • RADAR basics
  • Operator controls
  • Operator aids
  • Collision avoidance
  • Navigation
  • RADAR display
  • Target identification
  • Headings
  • Ranges
  • Rain and snow effects

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