Astronomical Navigation

Some articles on astronomical navigation, navigation, astronomical:

Theoretical Astronomy - Theory of Astronomical Navigation - On Earth
... The basic characteristics of applied astronomical navigation are usable in all areas of sailing around the Earth, applicable autonomously (does not depend on others ... The superiority of satellite navigation systems to astronomical navigation are currently undeniable, especially with the development and use of GPS/NAVSTAR ... is two to three orders of magnitude better than by astronomical observation, is simple even without expert knowledge, is relatively cheap, comparable to equipment for astronomical navigation, and allows incorporation ...