To print or not to print…….

Effective April 13, 2014, the federal government will no longer use traditional lithography to print paper nautical charts. Improved paper nautical charts, updated to the time of printing, will continue to be available for purchase from NOAA-certified print-on-demand chart sellers.  This begs the question..  In this digital age are we at a point where we can go completely electronic? 

Electronic Navigational Chart