SAL Navigation non-portable unit SPU-100 got approved by the Panama Canal . Check the official Panama Canal Website for more details by clicking here.
The Panama Canal Authority has introduced a new regulation mandating that all neo-panamax vessels traversing the canal must be equipped with a Fixed Pilot Unit after 1st of October 2023. This regulation is part of a broader effort to enhance safety, efficiency, and navigation accuracy in the canal.
In response, SAL Navigation and AD Navigation have combined their respective expertise in maritime technology and advanced navigation to develop the SPU-100 Fixed Pilot Unit under the SAL Navigation brand.