A company steeped in history Founded in 1902 by Captain Jannssen Cassens in Bremen and expanded to the production site Bremerhaven in 1972, today more than 30 employees are working on precision devices at this location. Our nautical precision instruments, including magnetic compasses or sextants, are assembled, adjusted and tested in careful handwork in Germany. They are subject to a Read more...
THE CELESTIAL NAVIGATION STORE Celestaire carries the world’s largest selection of marine sextants, navigation computers, compasses, books, videos and software for celestial navigation. Also included are plotting tools, weather stations, binoculars, radios and GPS receivers to enhance navigation capabilities. Astronomy and historical literature will satisfy the need to delve further. At Celestaire, we feel the science and art of navigation Read more...
The Celestial Navigation Information website is a community of members who are interested in the practice of celestial navigation. We feel the science and art of navigation is of fundamental importance on all voyages whether on land, sea, or in the air. We think the celestial way, although ancient in origin, is still the most exciting way to navigate.