If you are interested in finding out more about AVCS, please contact your preferred chart agent or visit the find a chart agent page to locate your closest distributor.Find an ADMIRALTY Chart Agent The ADMIRALTY Vector Chart Service (AVCS) provides the widest official ENC coverage available, enabling ships to navigate on ECDIS for the entirety of most major routes on a single chart service.Legacy JRC ECDIS models not listed will not support the new S-63 1.1 standard.This information is to advise customers to arrange and complete necessary JRC ECDIS software upgrade as soon as possible.Transas Admiralty Data Service (TADS) makes paperless navigation a reality, bringing official chart data and other information directly to your ECDIS to meet SOLAS carriage requirements.
The mandatory carriage of ECDIS has been implemented on almost all ships depending upon the type and gross tonnage of the vessel.In such situation an appropriate portfolio of up-to-date paper charts should be carried as a back up arrangement .ENCs automate the process of integrating real time positions with the chart display and enable to continuously monitor the position and safety of the vessel.Confirmation of software version English | 日本語 Software update manual (for version 42A or earlier) English | 日本語 Software update manual (for version 50) English | 日本語 Software update manual (for version 51 - 54) English | 日本語 Software update manual (for version 55 or later) English | 日本語 Revised manual for chart installation English | 日本語 Software patch installation manual for V56C English | 日本語 Temporary software patch installation manual English | 日本語 To start your download, click here V0056C_ECDIS-RPS-NWS_R3_0 It should be noted that if the V56C software update is downloaded over the air, it will add cost to users' airtime bills.The Gate-1 provides ECDIS on board with the up-to-date UKHO and PRIMAR chart data and permit file.(Not applicable for ARCS) In accordance with IMO SN. 266/Rev.1 and IHO ENC/ECDIS DATA PRESENTATION AND PERFORMANCE CHECK FOR SHIPS, latest software upgrade is highly recommended by IMO and IHO if ECDIS is used as a primary means of navigation.ECDIS which are not upgraded to the latest version of the ECDIS Product Specification or the S-52 Presentation Library may be unable to correctly display the latest charted features.This coverage includes 4,000 of the biggest ports worldwide, of which we offer unique coverage for over 130.All AVCS customers are supplied with weekly electronic updates via internet download, email or disc - ensuring that bridge crews and shore-based teams have access to complete and up-to-date information.It is widely believed that ECDIS will be an essential aid for safe navigation.Electronic charts are the new generation of navigational charts, with paper charts being relegated to the background. There are many areas of the world yet to be covered by vector charts and thus require raster charts to be used.