ADMIRALTY e-Nautical Publications (AENPs) are official ADMIRALTY Nautical Publications available as e-books. Easy to use and update, they bring improved efficiency, accuracy and access to information bridge officers need.
The Mariner’s Handbook (NP100) contains clear guidance to help mariners improve their understanding of maritime navigation, sea and ice conditions, meteorology and regulations. A highly valued publication, NP100 is used as a ‘core’ text by many leading maritime training academies and maritime related organisations.
The Mariner’s Handbook includes:
Guidance to assist mariners in navigational training and active bridge procedures. Information includes charts and their use, the communication of navigational information, the maritime environment, restrictions to navigation and maritime pollution and conservation.
Simple tabular layouts to help users quickly locate essential information, with images to aid the understanding of complex subjects
Weekly Notices to Mariners applied accurately in seconds to ensure ongoing safety and compliance.
90 official ADMIRALTY Nautical Publications available in an electronic format. The range includes Sailing Directions (Pilots), Ocean Passages for the World, the Nautical Almanac, the Mariner’s Handbook and many more.
Approved for use by the Flag States of over 80% of ships trading internationally, with clear display of NM updates to aid inspections.
Fast and accurate NM updates
AENPs are updatable, electronic versions of official ADMIRALTY Nautical Publications such as Sailing Directions (Pilots) and the Nautical Almanac. This means that bridge crews can download and apply electronic weekly Notices to Mariners (NMs) updates to publications in just a few seconds every week, improving efficiency and accuracy on board during passage planning tasks.
Easier access to important information
Simple search functionality gives users quick access to important planning information. The AENP Viewer snapshot function helps bridge crews to view, save and print AENP pages as well as any applicable NMs and addendums, which can be used to support passage planning.
AENPs are designed to meet SOLAS carriage requirements, contain the same official information as their paper equivalents, and have been approved by the Flag States of over 80% of ships trading internationally. AENPs can also aid inspections by clearly showing when a publication was last updated with weekly NMs.