The Aids to Navigation Division is responsible for establishing requirements and policy, providing program level guidance, and coordinating processes, platforms, and personnel necessary to establish, maintain, and operate the United States Visual Aids to Navigation System (USATONS). The USATONS is a critical component of the United States Marine Transportation System (MTS) for reducing transit risks and maintaining capacity.
|Mariner Resources:||Public Resources:|
|Light List||Laws & Regulations|
|Local Notice to Mariners||Waterways Management Branches|
|Aid Discrepancy Report||Boating Courses|
|Navigation Rules||Frequently Asked Questions|
|Global Maritime Distress & Safety System||Marine Safety Information Broadcasts|
|Maritime Communications||Vessel Traffic Services|