Navigation systems are becoming steadily more integrated and the ship's bridge may gradually develop into a complete management center. One such series of integrated navigation control systems is described--the NACOS series developed by Germany's Atlas Elektronik GmbH. NACOS was originally designed as part of West Germany's "Ship of the Future" project. Essentially, it integrates a series of standardized sensors with a radar-controlled autopilot.

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    • Journal article
  • Authors:
    • Schudlich, D
  • Publication Date: 1990

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  • Accession Number: 00661388
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM