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The ADMIRALTY Vector Chart Service (AVCS) is the world’s leading digital maritime chart service, with over 14,750 official Electronic Navigational Charts (ENCs) to help bridge crews navigate safely and efficiently whilst meeting Flag and Port State requirements.

Key features of AVCS include:
100% official global maritime ENC coverage with more routes and ports than any other competing service Unique ADMIRALTY Information Overlay (AIO) for additional passage planning information

Weekly updates available via email, online or on CD and DVD to ensure ongoing safety and compliance
Delivered in industry standard S-63 / S-57 formats, guaranteeing compatibility with all ECDIS sold today – even in a mixed fleet


ADMIRALTY e-Navigator Planning Station is a back-of-bridge PC application that helps bridge crews to view, order and manage world-leading ADMIRALTY Maritime Products & Services on board.

Key features of Planning Station include:
Digital catalogue for easy ordering and management of world-leading ADMIRALTY Maritime Products & Services.

Efficient electronic updates for digital products, supporting ongoing safety and compliance.

An enhanced viewing platform that allows bridge crews to overlay digital products such as ADP over AVCS and ARCS. By viewing digital products on one screen, bridge crews can make quicker, more informed voyage planning decisions.


ADMIRALTY Passage Planner helps bridge officers tocreate compliant passage plans, with clearance and leg-speed calculations that can be automatically updated during the planning process.

Key features of ADMIRALTY Passage Planner include:
Helps bridge officers calculate safe clearances based on the squat effect Calculates waypoint ETAs and required leg speeds Supports Port State Control and SMS requirements


e-Nautical Publications (e-NPs) are electronic versions of official ADMIRALTY Nautical publications. Easy to use and update, they bring improved efficiency, accuracy and access to information bridge officers need.

Weekly Notices to Mariners added accurately in seconds to ensure ongoing safety and compliance.

Simple search functionality for easier access to important planning information. Approved for use by the Flag States of over three quarters of ships trading internationally, with clear display of NM updates to aid inspections. 86 official ADMIRALTY Nautical Publications available in an electronic format. The range includes Sailing Directions, the Mariner’s Handbook and many more


The ADMIRALTY Raster Chart Service (ARCS) provides raster chart coverage of international shipping routes, main ports and harbors in a comprehensive range of scales. Ideal for both bridge crews and shore based users, it combines the familiarity of traditional ADMIRALTY paper charts with the precision of satellite positioning to support decision making.

Key features of ARCS include:
Familiar, clear and easy-to-use digital charts, helping bridge crews to understand critical information at moments of peak workload and pressure Extensive coverage of international routes and ports in a comprehensive range of scales

Weekly ADMIRALTY Notice to Mariners updates to support safe navigation Compatible with a wide range of office based systems enabling cost-effective digital charting for shore-based users