British Admiralty Charts and Publications



Admiralty Vector Chart Service

  • The most comprehensive, official, digital maritime chart service in the world.
  • Over 12,500 Electronic Navigational Charts (ENCs) from hydrographic offices around the world.
  • All AVCS customers receive weekly ENC updates on CD, DVD or via e-mail or download.
  • AVCS is now avilable on one DVD, so users will experience faster loading speeds
  • Meets the latest data protection standardfrom the International Hydrographic Organisation(IHO)
  • Helping briidge crews to identify areas of possible navigational unceratainityand risk.
  • All ships using AVCS will recive a UKHO certificate, confirming all ENCs in AVCS satisfy chart carriage requirements os SOLAS chapter V