Captain Dana A. Goward USCG (ret)

charts

Putin Wants You to Use GLONASS

By Captain Dana A. Goward USCG (ret) 2018-05-01 18:13:43

Since March 23, the U.S. Maritime Administration has issued three alerts for reports of GPS disruption in the eastern Mediterranean. During the same period, and in the same area, Russia and its allies have conducted very high levels of jamming of GPS and other western electronic systems as part of the on-going conflict in Syria.  While no formal maritime alerts have been posted for the Black Sea, the non-profit Flight Services Bureau in partnership with the Airline Cooperative has...

Continue Reading...
Chart

U.S. Coast Guard Report Moves Offshore Wind Forward

By Captain Dana A. Goward USCG (ret) 2016-06-07 00:19:44

The Coast Guard’s “Atlantic Coast Port Access Route Study – Final Report” was released in February, with little fanfare – but it is one of the most important documents on the development of offshore wind energy this decade. The report is the result of five years’ effort, much public input, and an interim study subjected to extensive public comment. And it was published in spite of the administration’s steadily decreasing budget and level of support for offshore development planning. Initiatives at the...

Continue Reading...
More News Stories