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March 27, 2018

Royal Institute of Navigation Conference a Success

The Royal Institute of Navigation (Small Craft Group) conference on Electronic Navigation took place this week and our CTO Paul Sumpner was one of the speakers. Open to RIN members, non-members and students, the conference took place in the historic library of Trinity House in London and included a series […]
March 22, 2018

AIS SARTS – A Quick Refresh

An AIS SART (Search And Rescue Transmitter) is a homing beacon designed for use in an emergency. When activated an AIS SART transmits its GPS position using AIS in a special SART message. This message is recognised by the AIS display systems on other vessels (and potentially on shore) as […]
March 14, 2018

Tablet Navigation now more affordable with price reductions on Digital Yacht NMEA to WiFi servers

  Following the introduction of our new iAIS app with popular Navionics charting available as an option,  we’re pleased to announce two special offers on our NMEA to WiFi servers effective until 31st May 2018.  These devices connect to a boat’s NMEA network and send data wirelessly to smart phones, iPads […]
March 13, 2018

iKommunicate + EMU-1 the Perfect Combination

With many new marine engines now having integrated Engine Management Units outputting NMEA2000 or J1939 data, it is easy to forget that the vast majority of inboard marine engines have no digital engine monitoring, just the traditional analogue engine gauges. With your boat’s engine probably being the most expensive and […]
March 10, 2018
OpenCPN and iKommunicate on Autopilot

OpenCPN and iKommunicate on Autopilot

Yesterday we were trying to help Matt at Harbour Marine Services get his customer’s new iKommunicate installation to drive a Furuno autopilot from OpenCPN running on a PC. Matt had the hardware all installed perfectly, but there appeared to be no data coming out of OpenCPN on their NMEA Debug […]
March 9, 2018

SMG “Meet the Manufacturers” 2018

Yesterday we were pleased to take part in an exciting event organised by SMG Europe the UK Marine Electronics Distributor, who had invited many of the leading manufacturers to take part in an exhibition and technical product conference at the very impressive Ordnance Survey office in Southampton. Digital Yacht were exhibiting […]
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The CD is dead, long live the Online CD

1/08/2020

For many years, we have included a CD-ROM with our products that contained all of the Software tools and USB drivers. However, times are a changing and many new PCs and Macs no longer have an...

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Digital Yacht at Boot 2020 – Hall 10 Stand A29

1/07/2020

  Digital Yacht will be exhibiting at Boot 2020, Dusseldorf from 18-26th January.  Find us in Hall 10, Stand A29.  We'll have a huge line up of new AIS products including iAISTX, our...

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Relocating our AISNet to WicorMarine

12/17/2019

For many years we have been successfully running one of our AISNet base stations in the house of our CTO, up on Portsdown Hill overlooking Portsmouth Harbour. All of the AIS equipped vessels...

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Merry Christmas from Digital Yacht

12/16/2019

Everyone at Digital Yacht would like to wish you a very merry Christmas and safe and successful New Year. We have many new, innovative product introductions for 2020 and we will be exhibiting...

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Digital Yacht at Paris Boat Show

11/27/2019

Digital Yacht will be exhibiting at the Paris Boat Show from 7th to 15th of December 2019 at booth B32 in Hall 2-1. We'll be displaying an exciting range of new products including:...

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

11/18/2019

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...

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Digital Yacht at METS with DAME nomination and new products

11/13/2019

Digital Yacht will be exhibiting at METS 2019 in Hall 1, Booth 434.  Our TriNav GPS160 Positioning Sensor with MOB capability has been nominated for a DAME Design Award. There's a short...

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Digital Yacht at Fort Lauderdale Boat Show (Booth 341)

10/25/2019

Digital Yacht will be at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) in the Electronics Tent (Booth 341) We'll show exciting new products including our GPS160 TriNav positioning...

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All set for the NMEA Conference 2019

9/17/2019

It is going to be a busy week for Digital Yacht, with the Southampton Boat Show in the UK, La Rochelle Boat Show in France and the NMEA Conference in the US, all happening at the same...

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Digital Yacht unveils GPS160 TriNav Positioning Sensor with GPS, Glonass and Galileo compatibility and a unique MOB function

9/09/2019

Digital Yacht have unveiled their TriNav GPS160, a new, high performance positioning sensor using GPS, Glonass and the new Galileo satellite system for exceptional positioning accuracies and...

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