Service card discount just another couple days: order now!

Order the Service Card 2018 now for only € 60,-. This special price is only available up until December 1st!

With the WinGPS Service Card 2018 you will benefit from:

  • Be the first to receive WinGPS 5 2018 (worth € 70,-).
  • All updates for WinGPS 5 2018: route network, bridges & locks and new features.
  • € 20,- discount on all 100% Stentec DKW chart sets.
  • Free NLTides currents & tides for 2018 worth € 19,90 (Pro and Voyager).
  • Free installation of Stentec products (in our store in Heeg).
  • Exclusive fair and event offers.
  • Many WinGPS users have gone before you!

    Can I purchase the Service Card?
    The Service Card is for all license holders of WinGPS 5 Navigator, Pro or Voyager. Even if you have an older version of WinGPS 5, you can purchase a Service Card and have your navigation software up to date.

    UK1 Update

    On October 10th, another free update was released for the 2017 edition of the DKW UK1 English and Scottish East coast. This is the third and final update for this edition of the chart set. The most important changes were made in the depth image and the expansions of the wind farms, such as the Gunfleet Sands Wind Farm.

    When you have the 2017 edition of the DKW UK1 English and Scottish Eastcoast, you can download the free update immediately from the news center in WinGPS 5 or on start up in WinGPS Marine. With this update you can safely cross using WinGPS.

    DKW Northeast Germany 2018

    The 2018 edition of DKW Northeast Germany is available in our webshop! In the new edition a large number of changes were made. Below you will find a summary of the most important updates.

    The DKW Northeast Germany is developed for sailors, motorboaters and commercial use. Giving a clear overview of the German waterways and ideal in combination with a full version of WinGPS. Thanks to the route network you can quickly plot a course over the inland waters of Northeast Germany, up until Prague.

    The DKW Imray chart sets can be used in WinGPS 5 (for Windows) and in WinGPS Marine (for Android). When purchasing the chart set, you will also receive several updates which are released throughout the coming year.

    New in 2018

    • On the Elbe, the beacons have updated icons which resemble reality with added crosses: St. Joris or St. Andreas.
    • The Nottekanal, south of Berlin, has been made sailable and is now visible on the chart.
    • City names will stay upward when the chart spins in course-up mode.
    • The colour palette for the water ways has been changed from the ENC to our own standard version: deeper water becomes a darker blue.
    • The usual changes in buoys, depths, signs, etc.


    Illustration 1: New icons for crosses.


    Illustration 2: The new Nottekanal.

    Covering area
    All bigger Northeast German waterways are included in this chart set, from the German Baltic coast up until Prague. Including: the Moldau, Saale, Peene, Havel, Müritz, Spree, Elbe, Oder and West Oder.

    Upgrade from 2017
    If you have a 2017 license of the DKW Northeast Germany, you can buy a special priced upgrade edition.

    Upgrades DKW charts 2018

    The 2018 upgrades of our DKW charts are now available. Among them are the popular DKW1800 series and DKW Vaarkaart Nederland. Are you a license holder of the 2017 charts? Then an advantegeous upgrade is available for you and you can use the 2018 charts immediately. It is still based on 2017 data but will be updated during 2018 which allows you to use the most recent charts. This means that you will be up-to-date until 2019.

    Why upgrade now?

    • Sail, plan and practice all winter with recent charts.
    • Be the first to receive the 2018 updates.
    • Weekly updates for DKW1800 and DKW German Bight.
    • DKW Vaarkaart Nederland updates every other week.

    For some help installing your new charts, follow this link.

    Expected: WinGPS 5 2018!

    At this moment our developers are working hard to complete the 2018 editions of WinGPS 5. This way, in 2018 you will be sailing with even better navigational software.

    We proudly announce that we are planning to continue the line of WinGPS 5 2017, by making the software more user friendly and safe for the 2018 editions. New features will also be available. In this mailing we give you a hint of things to come.

    Navigator
    • View IENC charts in WinGPS 5, great for commercial shipping on German inland waters.
    • Increased user friendliness.
    • Updated and expanded route network, including bridges & locks.

    Pro

    Bron: Inland-ENC, www.elwis.de

    Voyager
    • Expanded polar diagrams list with spinaker and genaker.
    • Including all functions for WinGPS 5 Navigator and WinGPS 5 Pro.

    The new editions of WinGPS 5 are expected to be released in early February 2018.