November 18, 2019

Digital Yacht unveils new wireless AIS Transponder for tablet and iPad navigation at METS 2019

Digital Yacht have launched a new Class B AIS transponder designed specifically for the growing number of boaters who use an iPad or tablet for their navigation tasks. iAISTX offers a simple wireless interface for AIS and GPS data to popular apps for both iOS and Android such as Navionics, […]
July 12, 2019

Navionics Boating App now supports Wireless AIS data

AIS Targets on Navionics By far the biggest news this month, is that the hugely popular Navionics Boating App now supports live AIS data over Wi-Fi. This means, that any of Digital Yacht’s wireless AIS units will now provide live AIS data for the app to overlay on the Navionics […]
June 12, 2019
Software & app to configure an AIS transponder

How to Configure an AIS Transponder

  This article explains how to configure an AIS transponder, either using our proAIS2 software for PC/MAC or with a free Android app called AISConfig. 1- proAIS2 (available on PC & Mac) The proAIS2 software is included on the CD-ROM-rom supplied with all of our AIS transponders. If you do not […]
May 14, 2019
Weather4D and Digital Yacht offer

Great Offer from Weather4D and Digital Yacht

Weather4D and Digital Yacht  Digital Yacht NMEA to Wireless devices and wireless AIS products are the ideal partner for Weather 4D – a powerful navigation, charting, instrument, routing and weather app for iOS.  You can see some of the capabilities HERE We’re pleased to be able to offer a 1 […]
May 2, 2019

Installing and using Digital Yacht proAIS2 on a MAC

If you’re installing a Digital Yacht AIS Class B transponder, you’ll need to program the unit with your “static” boat data prior to installation.  proAIS2 is available for PC and MAC and here’s a quick walk through of how to install on a MAC from our CD or website If […]
April 16, 2019

proAIS 2 – Windows 10 Scaling Problem

With the resolution of LCD screens for laptops getting higher and higher, Microsoft introduced a Display Scaling feature in Windows 10 that allowed users to scale the size of the window that applications create so that they appear larger on high resolution LCDs. Unfortunately on older Apps like our proAIS2 […]
March 15, 2019

GPS Roll-Over April 2019

It is over 20 years since the first GPS Roll-Over (21/22 August 1999) which, although over shadowed by the more notorious “Millenium Bug”, caused much concern for GPS manufacturers and users, worried that their GPS units would stop working. Although some GPS models did have problems, world armageddon did not […]
January 3, 2019

Digital Yacht introduce MOB100 AIS man-overboard beacon

Digital Yacht have teamed up with SIMY to create the World’s smallest AIS MOB Beacon (personal SART). SIMY is a division of leading space company Syrlinks (designers of the Rosetta probe) who specialise in miniaturising and low power electronics. The AIS MOB100 Beacon incorporates a super sensitive 72 channel GPS and […]