UK, Ireland and Holland Navionics Chart Updates

The following two Navionics vector chart zones have been updated and are available as of March 24th, 2014 in our Chart Catalog:

Navionics vector chart updates

 

Enhancements

These chart zones integrate the new routing system in the southern part of the North Sea. This new organisation was put into place on the first of August, 2013 in accordance with the IMO Sub-committee on Safety of Navigation proposal NAV/58/3/2.

Significant improvements have been introduced to contour lines in general.

Here are some examples of these improvements:

Old vc. New UK Contour Lines

Old vs. New Channel Islands Contour Lines

Further details about the Mega Wide Navionics chart for UK, Ireland and Holland (MWVNEW28XGMAP6.1) can be found here.

More information on the Wide Navionics chart for the UK and Ireland (WVNEW28MAP6.1) can be viewed here.

You can find further examples of the changes made to these updates charts in our Facebook or Google+ albums.

 

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US NOAA Raster and Vector Chart Updates

Updates from March 20, 2017

We just wanted to let you know we have fresh new NOAA charts for both Raster and Vector format. There is also Block charts update only available for TZ Professional v3. Please consult the list to see which charts are involved.

Check out our Facebook page to find examples of the improvements to the charts and find out about big changes in an area near you that you may not have been aware of:
Vector | Raster

Example Screenshot of West Palm Beach NOAA Vector Chart

Chart references:

  • MWRUSAMAP10.1 NOAA Raster Charts
  • MWVSUSAMAP11.1 NOAA Vector Charts & USACE Inland Charts
  • WARUSBCMAP4.1 USA – Gulf of Mexico Block charts NOAA

 Find these charts now available in our chart catalog.


News from March 6, 2014

These US charts have been updated and are available as of March 3rd, 2014 in our Chart Catalogue:

MX NOAA Chart update


The following NOAA chart versions are now available:

NOAA Raster chart coverage (left) and NOAA Vector chart coverage (right)
NOAA Raster chart coverage (left) and NOAA Vector chart coverage (right)

Updated Information

  • Updated NOAA Vector Charts (S57): This Edition adds 71 new Vector Charts to the library as well as many other chart updates.
  • Updated NOAA Raster Charts: This new edition includes the latest chart updates that can be found on the NOAA paper charts.

Read full information about these chart updates in this PDF file.

Example of improvement to the NOAA vector charts: now buoys are numbered (right)
Example of improvement to the NOAA vector charts: now buoys are numbered (right)

NOAA charts are totally free of charge so you can download them right now, to make sure that you’re using the most up-to-date chart data available for US waters.

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All Jeppesen chart update

All Jeppesen nautical charts will be updated in June and made available in our chart catalog as follows:

  • Canada, North America, Caribbean & South America chart zones: June 10th
  • Europe chart zones: June 14th
  • ROW chart zones: June 24th

Jeppesen Chart update - June 2013

Here are some examples of these updates:

Old/New Mediterranean and Black Sea Mega Wide Chart 

OLD-NEW Mediterranean and Black Sea chart

Old/New Central America and Caribbean Wide Chart 

OLD-NEW Central America and Caribbean

These updates include the latest charts and NTM provided by our data providers.

You can see more examples of this charts update release in our Facebook album or Google+ Photos section.

Europe, Mediterranean and Transat Raster Charts Update

The following European, Mediterranean and Transatlantic Raster charts have been updated and will be available in May on our Chart Catalogue:

Raster Chart update - April 2013

These updates include the latest charts and NTM provided by our data providers.

Here are some examples of the improvements introduced to these MapMedia Raster charts:

Old/New West Europe chart

Old-new  West Europe Raster chart (MWRMEW46MAP5.1)
Old-new West Europe Raster chart (MWRMEW46MAP5.1)

Old/New Mediterranean Sea – West chart

Old-new Mediterranean Sea - West chart (WRMEM32MAP3.1)
Old-new Mediterranean Sea – West chart (WRMEM32MAP3.1)

You can see more examples of this charts update release in our Facebook album or Google+ Photos section.

All Jeppesen and French Polynesia & New Caledonia Raster Charts Update

The French Polynesia & New Caledonia Raster chart and ALL (79 areas) our Jeppesen charts have been updated (version 4.1) and are available as of January 31st, 2013 through our chart catalogue:

Jeppesen and Raster chart update - January 2013

Please note that 8 Jeppesen Wide chart areas have been removed (in red in the image above) and will be covered by other Wide areas in the next release.

These updates include the latest charts and NTM provided by our data providers.

Here are some examples of the improvements introduced to the French Polynesia & New Caledonia Raster chart:

French Polynesia area

French Polynesia & New Caledonia Raster Chart Update (WRMPC02MAP2.1)
Old/New French Polynesia Raster chart (WRMPC02MAP2.1)

New Caledonia area

French Polynesia & New Caledonia Raster Chart Update (WRMPC02MAP2.1)
Old/New New Caledonia Raster chart (WRMPC02MAP2.1)

Central America and the Caribbean Raster Charts Update

The following Raster charts have been updated and are available as of January 10th, 2013 on our Chart Catalogue:

Raster Chart Update - January 2013

These updates include the latest charts and NTM provided by our data providers.

Here are some examples of the improvements introduced to MapMedia Raster charts:

Old/New Caribbean Chart

Old/New Caribbean - MapMedia Raster chart
Old/New Caribbean – MapMedia Raster chart (WRMNA908MAP3.1)

Old/New Central America Chart

Central America - MapMedia Raster chart
Central America – MapMedia Raster chart (WRMNA912MAP3.1)

You can see more examples of this charts update release in our Facebook album or Google+ Photos section.

Asia, Africa and America Navionics Vector Charts Update

The following Navionics Vector charts have been updated and are available as of November 9th, 2012 on our Chart Catalogue:

Navionics Chart Update - November 2012

Please note that a minor bug was fixed for the NOAA chart and that the WORLDVNMAP5.1 Navionics World Pack is also ready for download.

These updates include the latest charts and NTM provided by our data providers.

Here are some examples of the improvements introduced to Navionics vector charts:

Old/New Philippines to Java Chart

Old/New Philippines to Java - Navionics vector chart
Old/New Philippines to Java – Navionics vector chart (WVNAS68MAP5.1)

Old/New Indian Ocean Chart

Old/New Indian Ocean - Navionics vector chart
Old/New Indian Ocean – Navionics vector chart (WVNIN73MAP5.1)

New Upper Volga River Chart

NEW Upper Volga River Navionics Vector Chart
NEW Upper Volga River Navionics Vector Chart (MWVNRS37XGMAP5.1)

New Pacific Islands & Japan Charts

NEW Pacific Islands & Japan Navionics Vector Chart
NEW Pacific Islands & Japan Navionics Vector Chart (MWVNPC34XGMAP5.1)

You can see more examples of this charts update release in our Facebook album or Google+ Photos section.