C 14 to 17 April in the exhibition center "Crocus Expo" (Moscow) held the 19th International Exhibition "Boats and yachts» — MIBS 2011. On the stand ZAO "Transas Moscow" were presented: Professional navigation simulator of a boat with an overview of surface situation 120 degrees, electronic chart systems, multimedia software suite, which forms the basis of distance training skippers of small vessels for certification in GIMS Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations.
The exhibition booth caused a real interest among the visitors. Particular attention was drawn to a simulator of a boat. During the whole period of the exhibition participants and visitors, operating models of small vessels in the simulator, given the opportunity to become familiar with its capabilities and experience it "in" in the various river and marine (coastal) areas of navigation in complex and simple navigation and weather conditions. Feedback from professionals and novice navigators were more than positive. From professional skippers were suggestions to use a simulator of a boat to practice skills to manage small boats and receive practical examinations in GIMS Emergency Situations Ministry in internavigational period.
The high efficiency of the distance training, facilities for the use of teachers and students were the subject of the possibility of its use in the yachting schools.