Navionics Cartography Available in Fugawi PC-Based Navigation Software

Navionics Cartography Available in Fugawi PC-Based Navigation Software

16 February 2006Category:NavionicscartographyFugawiPC-basedNavigation SoftwareGold Charts

Cartography Leader’s Gold Charts Now Compatible With Fugawi Marine ENC

Wareham, Mass. – Navionics, the leader in electronic charting and navigation data, announced today it has inked a business agreement with GPS mapping software manufacturer Fugawi. The agreement grants PC mapping of Navionics powerful Gold cartography in Fugawi Marine ENC. For the first time, boaters have the ability to use the same cartography platform found on their dedicated chartplotters on their PC-based systems. Compatible with Fugawi Marine ENC version 4.1, the agreement includes plans to support multi-dimensional Platinum charts in the future.

“Navionics is very pleased to have our cartography available to boaters who use PC-based systems, “said Bob Moshiri, vice president of sales and marketing, Navionics. “With the powerful Fugawi Marine ENC platform, boaters who prefer using the PC as their primary navigation system or as a back-up to a dedicated chartplotter, can benefit from Navionics’ unrivaled accuracy and chart detail.”

Navionics Gold cartography features shaded depth contours, spot soundings, tides and currents information, and navigational aids with XplainTM (additional information on landmarks and navigational markers) to help boaters pilot their crafts in any water. Exclusive Intelligent ClarityTM makes it easy to see detail at all zoom levels, and Gold’s port plans and Port Service Guides provide extensive information on destinations, local amenities and services.

Availability:
Navionics Gold is currently available for purchase at authorized Navionics dealers and distributors throughout the United States and Canada, and priced at US$199. For more information on Gold, Navionics or its entire product line, contact 800-848-5896 (toll-free) or visit www.navionics.com.