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The Nautical Institute is an international representative body for maritime professionals and has over 7,000 members in 115 different countries. It is a registered charity (number 1002462).

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  1. Autonomous ships - What does the future hold?

    Autonomous ships - What does the future hold?

    The Nautical Institute’s London branch hosted a successful conference in late September discussing the future of autonomy in the maritime industry.

  2. The Navigator - Issue 10: Aids to Navigation

    The Navigator - Issue 10: Aids to Navigation

    Aids to navigation, from physical buoys to virtual markers, are the main focus of the latest edition of the free, award-winning magazine, The Navigator, from The Nautical Institute.

  3. Nautical Institute e-Newsletter - September 2015

    Nautical Institute e-Newsletter - September 2015

    In this month’s eNewsletter, read about all things new to The Nautical Institute: our latest publication Navigation Accidents and their Causes, issue 10 of The Navigator, new merchandise, webinar, blog and testimonials.


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