Thursday, October 25, 2012
Press Releases

Simrad Named Best Autopilot

Simrad, owned by Navico – the world’s largest marine electronics company – announced this week that its professional-grade autopilot system, the Simrad AP80, received “Best Autopilot” in this year’s National...

October 25, 2012
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Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Press Releases

Simrad Installed On African Illegal Fishing Patrol Boats

Pete Bethune’s new amphibious vessel, christened “Sealegs”, was launched in Auckland on April 20. Equipped with a full suite of electronics including the Simrad NSS Multifunction Display, 4G Broadband Radar...

May 8, 2012
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Thursday, April 26, 2012
Blog

Panbo Reviews Simrad 4G Radar

The excellent marine electronics blog Panbo has reviewed Simrad’s new 4G broadband radar. They write: In my view, 4G truly is a significant upgrade from the original BR24 and its...

April 26, 2012
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Press Releases

Simrad IMO Approved HSC Argus Radar system to guide Baltic Passenger Vessels

Baltic Marine Group installs ground breaking Simrad Argus Radar on Baltic Workboats passenger vessel. The Simrad HSC ARGUS is to be the latest system from the Professional Series to be...

April 26, 2012
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Tuesday, April 24, 2012
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The Best Boating Radar For Professionals

What happens when the radar stops rotating? In the case of new radar technology the answer is better picture quality and navigation. Simrad, Raymarine and Garmin radar interfaces. During the...

April 24, 2012
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Wednesday, December 7, 2011
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High Tech Equipment Unveils Ancient Sunken Islands in the Depths Off Australia

(University of Sydney)  In the remote waters of the Indian Ocean, west of Perth, scientists have just discovered two sunken islands, almost the size of Tasmania, which were once part...

December 7, 2011
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Tuesday, August 11, 2009
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Ship AIS Tracking Via Satellite

Kongsberg Simrad announced a partnership with Norway to bring Automatic Identification System, AIS, ship tracking beyond its current line of sight (approximately 40 mile) range. With a target date of 2009...

August 11, 2009
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Saturday, January 5, 2008
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AIS as a DSC Transceiver

Kurt Schwehr, UNH Professor and author of Kurt’s weblog point us to this quick tip; Fred Pot pointed me to the ability of an AIS device to assist in making...

January 5, 2008
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