Navigation & Seamanship


This software has been worked out for determination of the true wind direction. It is supposed to work on virtually all versions of Windows OS with no need for crack or even installation, just run the file. The program is capable of showing the wind speed in knots or meters per second.

The images and radar can be depicted in both head-up and nord-up modes. This is definitely a very needful application for the mariners who will benefit from all features and appreciate the functionality and user-friendliness.

The program has been already very well met and become popular among seafarers as it is clear from the constantly growing number of installations worldwide. Therefore it makes sense to try this one.

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We strongly recommend all our visitors to have a close look into this excellent collection of the software products developed by the world recognized experts and officially released by TRANSAS - the package presented to your attention includes such useful applications as TRANSAS Navigator, Tsunamis'99 and Chart Catalogue, supplemented with the Installation Guide and numerous Help Files, Dongle Checker Program v.1.05.18, and Troubleshooting Aid v.1.2.56.

Though the program interface is in English, the electronic help files included in the package have been presented in three languages - English, French and Portuguese. Developed for and compatible with all Windows. No viruses or any sort of malware. No need for activation. Just download and use these program and navigate safely. A really great and remarkably useful collection for all mariners - it is also perfect when used for training purposes.

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The software that we are presenting to your attention is a very functionally advanced but, in the meantime, so user-friendly ECS (electronic chart system) that has been specifically and professionally adapted by its developers for the real everyday needs of the sailors involved in the fishing.

Using this application will allow and eventually result in the significant reduction of the workload of fishermen and also provide substantial savings of fuel and time with increased efficiency and safety of fishing.

It is definitely the perfect solution for fishing fleets as well as research and dredging ships. That is why we recommend all fishers to download this program and use it when sailing since it will seriously contribute in safety of the navigation which is the common purpose for all participants of the shipping activities.

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This useful android-based application was originally developed and then released by Transas Marine Ltd. It will required the Jelly Bean operation system or later to run properly. This nice software is remarkably user-friendly and presents a navigational system - in fact, it was specifically created for the beginner and amateur mariners.

This app should be used on yachts and boats. No malware inside, no problem with this. The app will work straight using the built-in GPS receiver; note, however, that it will also work with any device that can be identified by your android stuff and work as the source of the data for Location Services.

In this case, the Location Services feature on your device must be enabled and allow the iSailor to use it. Definitely useful program for yachters and boaters who will benefit from its useful features and interface making it so easy to use - just install on your mobile phone/tablet, launch and you are ready to go...

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An excellent collection of the relevant documentation presented in the easy to use format. Books - GMDSS Handbook - Introduction, Basic Concepts and Communication Systems, GMDSS Equipment Carriage Requirements, Operational Procedures, Shore-Based SAR Communication Network and Operation, Master Plan, Maintenance of Equipment; Theory - GMDSS, Terrestrial Communications, Inmarsat, Promulgation of MSI, Emergency Radio Beacons, Survival Craft Radio Equipment, Charges for Traffic, Ship Power Supplies, IAMSAR Manual, STCW 95, Master Plan for the GMDSS, Extracts from SOLAS, Abbreviations; ITU Books - List of Call Signs, List of Coastal Stations, List of Ship Stations, List of Radiodeterminations and Special Services Stations; FCC Maritime Regulations - Stations in the Maritime Service; Stations - Navtex, Inmarsat, MF/HF/VHF. as you can see, absolutely everything is included for ready immediate use. This collection can be opened on any computer and features remarkable compactness making it a must-have one.

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Simplified Harmonic Method - tidal prediction program which has been developed and officially released by the UKHO, standing for the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. The original intention is to prepare the program that would be used for calculating the tides without mathematical modeling - using this calculation method, the observations local to the prediction point are used to properly determine the tidal curve; then, the harmonics should be derived from the curve.

The program will work on every MS Windows system. No need for cracking or activation. No viruses. Just use the disk image file contained in the archive to bun the CD, or, alternatively, you may use the so-called virtual drive to run this program without physical drive. The archive includes the patch provided by UKHO, which can be installed on a computer after the installation of the SHM has been done.

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The present software is the ver. 2.1 of the RYA "Complete Competent Crew, Day Skipper and Yachtmaster Course". It was compiled and released by Longbow Sail Training. This training program is free and does not require any activation or installation codes.

It includes following RYA materials - Teach Me Interactive Course itself, Sailing Courses, Practical Courses Notes. Manual of Seamanship by Tom Cunliffe, VHF Radio including GMDSS and Exams Short Range Certificate, Weather and Navigation Handbooks, Navigation Exercises and many others.

As you can see, there are literally all materials one has to possess for the successful training, included in this pack. This remarkably informative compilation also includes several books on practical navigation covering the basic topics.

In general, this course was developed to address the important issues related to the yachting and navigation techniques - the trainees will be familiarized with the commonly used nautical terminology, get the information about living aboard, safety of the vessel, hull stability, clothing, environment protection, general seamanship techniques, ropes and ropework arrangements, basic principles of sailing, means of signaling and communications, boat handling principles, anchoring operations, passage planning, navigating under conditions of restricted visibility, meteorology matters, visual and also electronic navigation aids etc.

There are supplementary exercises that will help you track the training progress in all of the areas listed above, and many others.

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Here is an excellent compilation of all training course material provided by RYA and published by Henton Jaaback, that is intended to provide all required information to the beginner yachters but shall also be useful for the persons with considerable yachting experience. All files included in the pack are in pdf format making it easy to opened on any computer and mobile device without having to install any additional software.

The pack include the Marine Radio Operator Certificate and Competent Crew and Yacht Skipper courses, all four parts of the Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Offshore course and both parts of the Yachtmaster Ocean course. There are all required nautical tables included for ready reference. The tutorial presentation contained in the set address the meteorology and COLREGs, supplemented by the Onboard Skipper Prompts. There are also numerous self-test questions for the yachtsmen with the answers to track the learning progress.

Several mandatory nautical publications have also been included by the compilers of this pack, as well as a wealth of other supplementary information and publications making this training pack a must-have one for all persons interested in yachting regardless of their level, skills and experience.

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