#Network team

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The evolution of AIS on board

Interview with Andrew Armstrong from Comar Systems, who designs and manufactures bespoke AIS equipment for MarineTraffic.   MarineTraffic station owners will already be familiar with Comar Systems as they produce the kit required to set up an AIS receiving station. Formed 30 years ago, Comar Systems are world leaders in[…]

Expanding our network

With stations deployed everywhere from Alaska to Antarctica, MarineTraffic operates the world’s largest AIS monitoring network.   The MarineTraffic network began with humble ambitions. It was the brainchild of Dimitris Lekkas, a self-confessed radio enthusiast, computer geek and ship spotter, who was inspired to create the platform in 2006 when[…]