New Orleans USPS Reviews OpenCPN

New Orleans USPS Reviews  OpenCPN A Cruiser’s Review of OpenCPN Electronic Navigation Software by Lee Longstreet, m/v Calliope, New Orleans Power Squadron In my opinion, OpenCPN has reached prime time status “The whole process of looking for an inexpensive navigation program began in 2008 with the realization that AIS was indeed a very desirable safety…

Practical Sailor Reviewed OpenCPN 3.2 Mac

Practical Sailor Reviewed OpenCPN 3.2 for Mac Today’s trip down Memory Lake returns to an article by Practical Sailor from July 2013. Practical Sailor Sea Trialed and Evaluated OpenCPN 3.2 for Mac and three other navigation systems at the same time. Here’s part of their review about OpenCPN for Mac. “There were a number of…

Crowd Sourced Guides Compared

Crowd Sourced Guides Compared Seasoned cruiser Roger J. Jones, s/v Reboot, compared three crowd sourced cruising guides. He writes, “When traveling by boat (or for that matter any mode of transportation) a constant question is: “What is at my potential destination?” For years the source of this information was “cruising guides”, books with information about…