World Hydrography Day - 21 June 2015

Our seas and waterways - yet to be fully charted and explored

On 21st June each year the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) celebrates World Hydrography Day. World Hydrography Day is the opportunity to public awareness of the vital role that hydrography plays in everyone's life.

Nautical Chart 231/1

29/04/2015 13:50

The Hellenic Navy Hydrographic Service informs mariners that the following chart has been published and is in sale in both the sale points and the e-shop.

The Hellenic Navy Hydrographic Service informs mariners, that both the greek and english versions of the Ploigos Volume A - Edition 5, and the 2015 edition of the List of Lights, have been published and are in sale at the sales points and the e-shop.

Floating Naval Museum Battleship "G.Averof"
hosts
Hellenic Navy Hydrographic Service
presenting Historical Charts & Heirlooms Exhibition
"HYDROGRAPHIC VOYAGES"

The exhibition entitled "HYDROGRAPHIC VOYAGES" travels its visitors in the history of Greek nautical chart based on chronological order. The first Greek nautical chart was issued by the Hellenic Navy in 1908.

On Wednesday 17 September 2014 the UK National Hydrographer Rear Admiral Tom Karsten RN visited the Hellenic Navy Hydrographic Service, where he met the HNHS Director Dimitrios Evangelidis HN.

During the meeting both Hydrographers discussed issues of mutual hydrographic interest, as well as recent developments within International Hydrographic Organization.

RAdm T. Karsten RN was also admitted by the Deputy Chief of the Hellenic Navy General Staff, Rear Admiral P. Pastouseas HN.

Nautical Chart 321

23/09/2014 12:55

The Hellenic Navy Hydrographic Service informs mariners that the following chart has been published and is in sale in both the Sales Points and the  E-shop.