Seapilot Beta App Lands In Windows Phone Store

Seapilot Windows Phone

Seapilot beta app is now available for download from Windows Phone Store. Seapilot lets you navigate like a pro with vectorized S-57 chart data from National Maritime Administrations. It also features Automatic Identification System (AIS) and AIS weather in real time, when within a mobile network. This is a free app and you can buy additional chart data like National S-57 chart data for US east coast, US west coast and US Great lakes, Coastal Weather Forecasts for 5 days, Internet AIS-data and others via in-app purchase.

Seapilot for Windows Phone features:

• Professional navigation based on merchant shipping standards for ECDIS (Electronic Chart Display and Information System)
• S-57 chart data (In-App Purchase) and AIS data from National Maritime Administrations
• AIS (Automatic Identification System) for real-time tracking of vessels equipped with an AIS transponder.
• Weather in real time via AIS from national weather stations showing wind speed and direction, air pressure, temperature, etc. Automatically displays information for the nearest weather station. (At present only in Sweden. To be extended.)
• High quality 5-day Coastal Weather Forecasts (as purchase), directly in chart
• Developed by Stockholmradio and True Heading, leaders in marine navigation and communication at sea, with cutting-edge AIS and VHF know-how

Functions:

– Positioning via GPS
– Visualization of S-57 chart data from National Maritime Administrations
– AIS data from National Maritime Administrations via Internet (3G or WLAN)
– Course and speed vector for AIS targets
– Own heading
– Autonomous navigation – charts downloaded to the device
– Rapid chart management
– Easy return to own position
– Option of tracking your own boat on the chart
– Displays position, course and speed
– Adjustable own speed and course vector
– Man Overboard function
– Display settings for day, dawn/dusk and night
– Routes/waypoints
– Past track
– Plotting/marking objects
– Electronic bearing and range marker from own vessel
– Chart object search
– AIS target search
– Setting of safety contour (2, 3, 6, 10 and 15 meters)
– Hide/show status, tool bar and own AIS target
– World chart for rough overview/orientation

Download it here from Windows Phone Store for free.

via: NPU

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