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  1. Nautical Institute Enewsletter - September 2014

    Nautical Institute Enewsletter - September 2014

    Topics covered include Bridge Resource Management, The Navigator App and Cyber Security.

  2. Alert! Issue No. 36 - An unfortunate error

    Alert! Issue No. 36 - An unfortunate error

    The latest edition of the maritime human element bulletin Alert! focuses on the importance of vessel operators and designers working together.


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