Admiralty Vector Chart Service Available Online

ADMIRALTY Vector Chart Service (AVCS) Online is a shore-based version of the world’s leading maritime chart service that is used on-board most ships trading internationally. Key features of AVCS Online include: ​Supporting shore-based maritime decision-making, such as vessel tracking, planning and Accident and Emergency incidents: Providing world-leading coverage, including all available scales just like AVCS used on ships Similar functionality as ECDIS, including pick reports where you can select a feature for more information ​Extra Temporary and Preliminary Notices to Mariners information, known as the ADMIRALTY Information Overlay ​Can be…

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Raytheon Anschütz integrates WECDIS in UK Type 26 Global Combat Ship Program

April 5, 2017 – Raytheon Anschütz, a world leader in naval bridge system integration, announces the successful integration of Warship Electronic Chart Display Information System (WECDIS) into their Integrated Navigation and Bridge Systems (INBS) for the UK Royal Navy Type 26 Global Combat Ships. In support of the Type 26 Global Combat Ship program, Raytheon Anschütz has completed the critical design review for the integration of the Royal Navy’s fleet-wide STANAG-compliant WECDIS charting software into the Raytheon Synapsis Integrated Navigation and Bridge System. Further, already in 2016, Raytheon Anschütz successfully…

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Kelvin Hughes continues to enjoy considerable success in exporting its maritime systems to Malaysia

Kelvin Hughes continues to enjoy considerable success in exporting its maritime systems to Malaysia. Royal Malaysian Navy Kelvin Hughes was contracted by Boustead Naval Shipyard (via their in-country representative D’Aquarian Services Sdn Bhd) to supply a pair of type-approved, upmast I-Band (X-Band) and E/F-Band (S-Band) SharpEye™ Doppler radars for each new ship in the Royal Malaysian Navy’s Second Generation Patrol Vessel (SGPV) programme. Also known as Littoral Combat Ships (LCS), these six new vessels are of a stealth frigate design with a displacement of 3,100 tonnes. The first radar sets were delivered…

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