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Welcome to THE PILOT, the magazine of the United Kingdom Maritime Pilots’ Association (UKMPA)

Magazine Editor: Mike Robarts
Website updated by: John Clandillon-Baker FNI (JCB)

8th June 2017

The PDF of the 2017 Spring issue (322) has now been uploaded onto the pdf latest issue page. All the content has been added to the site under the appropriate section but for quick reference you can access it on the “latest issue” section

 

Rounding Tilburyness outward into Gravesend Reach on the Adeline Photo: JCB

Rounding Tilburyness outward into Gravesend Reach on the Adeline Photo: JCB

 

WHAT DOES A MARITIME PILOT DO? VISIT THE IMPA VIDEO PAGE TO FIND OUT

HIGH SPEED PILOTAGE PASSAGES!

Houston pilot Louis Vest has taken some time lapse photo sequences navigating in the upper reaches ofthe Houston Ship Canal. Enjoy them at the following links:

http://vimeo.com/22820403

http://gcaptain.com/maritime/blog/running-the-houston-ship-channel-at-night/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/oneeighteen/2443170048/in/photostream

The last page also has a link to a transit of the Panama Canal in 75 seconds.

 

The content of this website is freely available for research but if you wish to reproduce any articles or features, please contact the editor.

The views and opinions expressed in the articles are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent those of the UKMPA. Likewise the interpretations of incident reports are my personal viewpoint and reference should always be made to the official reports via the embedded links.

John Clandillon-Baker FNI