Transas updating service

Intended for use on boats and yachts, i Sailor provides clear presentation of navigation information, electronic charts and additional content.

Transas own TX-97 vector format charts supported by i Sailor are recognized worldwide as one of the most accurate and reliable sources of navigational information.


The integrated bundle will marry Satcom Global’s scalable and secure connectivity with Transas’ state-of-the-art e-Navigation services, including electronic charts, associated e-Navigation tools, weather services and remote support.Transas marks the fifth anniversary of its Transas Admiralty Data Service (TADS) providing a comprehensive and official chart data service to the market.Transas, an ECDIS manufacturer, in conjunction with the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) launched Transas Admiralty Data Service (TADS) in 2008.All chart folios can be selected, purchased and downloaded via the i Sailor application interface using its Chart Store section utilizing the standard i Tunes Store payment/purchasing procedure.i Sailor features:• Positioning system: i OS (Built-In GPS), NMEA GPS or AIS Class B (Optionally)• NMEA Heading and Rate-Of-Turn sensors (Optionally)• NMEA Echo Sounder with a graphical 2D echogram and water temperature sensor (Optionally)• NMEA Wind Sensor, including True & Relative wind calculation (Optionally)• Display of charts, routes, track(s) and user objects• AIS target presentation.

target contours and dimensions (Optionally)• Internet AIS service (Optional subscription)• Weather service (Optional subscription)• Tides and tidal currents (Optional subscription)• Sailing guides.regional marinas (Optional subscription)• North Up, COG Up, Head Up and Route Up chart orientations • Information on any vector chart objects • Free cursor, Point-To-Point and Own ship referenced ERBL functionality • Monitoring of navigational data: Position, Course (COG) and Speed Over Ground (SOG) • Route creation by the graphic and tabular methods. • Waypoint monitoring: Bearing to WP, Distance to WP, XTD, Time-To-Go and ETA • Schedule information: Time-To-Go and ETA to any selected waypoint ahead • Multiunits and multilanguage support • Custom track colours • Day and night chart palettes • Alarm monitoring functionality • Route, track and user object: export/import via GPX, KML and KMZ formats• User object sharing via: Facebook, Twitter, i Messenger, e-Mail NOTE: Continued use of the GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease the battery life.


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