The Electronic Chart: Fundamentals, Functions, Data and other Essentials
by Hecht, Horst & Bernhard Berking
4th ed. The latest developments in ECDIS navigation aimed at masters and mates, ship owners, navigation teachers and students, and manufacturers of navigational equipment. Topics include: system configuration, electronic chart data format-both vector and raster, data structure and data storage, integration of ECDIS with GPS, radar, AIS, and track-control systems, navigational functions, safety aspects, and more. The book contains a unique code for a download of ECDIS demo software.