11/17/2017: Research, development, testing and evaluation: Arctic Navigational Safety Information System

Coast Guard Compass blog recently published an article by the Office of Strategic Planning and Communication Acquisition Directorate about a partnership between the Research & Development Center and the Marine Exchange of Alaska to provide critical navigation safety information to Arctic mariners. For the convenience of our readers, Maritime Commons is providing an excerpt from the article.


10/16/2014: Coast Guard Nationwide Automatic Identification System network testing

The Coast Guard will conduct AIS test messaging from all U.S. Coast Guard Nationwide AIS base stations located across the United States.