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USA. Navionics commends Northport Systems on integrating Platimum+ into Fugawi Marine ENC

Thursday, 21 February 2008

Navionics, the leader in electronic charting and navigation data, announced that its strategic partner, Northport Systems, has integrated Platinum+ multi-dimensional cartography into its popular Fugawi Marine ENC™ software. Support for Platinum+, Navionics’ most advanced marine and freshwater charts, offers PC-based Fugawi Maine ENC users access to the ultimate navigation features including extremely high-resolution satellite and aerial photography overlays, stunning XGA panoramic pictures, superior 3D bathymetric bottom contours with Navionics renowned accuracy and detail, the complete US Coast Pilot guide and high-definition fishing data of the USA.

“We applaud Northport Systems for integration of Platinum+ into its innovative and powerful Fugawi Marine ENC navigation software,” said Bob Moshiri, vice president sales and marketing, Navionics. “Navionics Platinum+ leads our award-winning cartography line and its unprecedented features and imagery are sure to enhance the Fugawi software and exceed customer expectations.”

The advanced Fugawi marine navigation solution is the first commercially available product to support Platinum+. Providing valuable navigation features such as GoogleTM Earth and Automatic Identification System (AIS) support, Fugawi Marine ENC software allows Navionics charts to be used with PC-based navigation systems. Boaters who use Navionics Platinum+ compatible chartplotters at the helm can now use that same innovative cartography for navigation or planning on their PC, seamlessly uploading and downloading routes and waypoints between systems. Fugawi Marine ENC support for Navionics Platinum+ is available on as a free upgrade for users of version 4.5 or later.

Last Updated ( Thursday, 21 February 2008 )