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Transas iSailor becomes Wärtsilä iSailor [Update]

It had to happen one day ! iSailor users will be disappointed… in May 2018, Transas was bought by the Finnish Wärtsilä Corporation Group, a world leader in intelligent technologies and solutions for markets Marine … Continue reading

Digital charts : purchase or subscription [Update] ?

[Update December 3 March 2019]
With the multiple charts disappearances during the successive updates of iNavX, I received a number of requests for assistance in the recovery of the said charts.
Regardless of the fact that I am not the … Continue reading

Navigation Mac tutorials #4 -Navigate with iSailor

Navigation Mac's tutorials collection is enriched by a new opus, a multimedia guide for iSailor (*) in French : charting and settings, options and subscriptions, basic functions, advanced functions, instruments connection. Since the purchase and … Continue reading

iNavX and iSailor offer more functions

The year 2015 barely begun, developers already deliver us their applications developments, probably developed between two glasses of champagne during the holidays. I consider iNavX and iSailor as the two best navigation applications to date … Continue reading

iSailor, Navionics, X-Traverse, What's new in the summer

This year the striking news arrived during the summer, While boaters at sea, for most often far from internet. I view finally after several weeks of absence, the most interesting of them. A little late, you could say, for … Continue reading

Navigation Apps : the (rare) new products in Spring 2014

The least I can say, is that the news are not rushing. After the frenzy of announcements 2013, developers seem to have stalled. It is likely that multiple navigation apps should not … Continue reading

iSailor 1.6.0 relooks the user interface

Since 14 February iSailor came up with a new interface. Little change for charting, but a completely redesigned user interface and enhanced with new features. In addition, the position can be obtained in different ways : … Continue reading

Navigation Apps : the news of the return

While I held my summer studious testing hardware and software in conditions of extreme hardship, developers lined fierce relentless miles of lines of code to improve our navigation applications. What devotion, those … Continue reading

iSailor, charts are available for France

Transas has updated the list of new maps available for iSailor, include coasts of France :
∙ Germany ∙ Australia ∙ Bermuda ∙ Canada ∙ Denmark ∙ Egypt ∙ Spain ∙ Estonia ∙ Finland ∙ France ∙ Greece … Continue reading

iSailor : Transas charts on iPhone and iPad

In France, mariners know little, or not at all, about Transas company of Russian origin. The Transas Group is nevertheless one of the world's leading professional of navigation software . Founded in 1990 to St. Petersbourgh, it opens its first office … Continue reading



  1. Hello,
    Thank you for helping novice sailors.
    I have an iPad Air and wish to use it to navigate iSailor. My question is about the connection AIS.
    From a VHF RT650 Navicom with how AIS AIS information is transmitted it to the mapping iSailor?.

  2. On my shelf position is always how North Up for the icon of the boat so I could follow the navigation of the ship not over north but the bow

    Thank you

  3. It is impossible for me to buy cards with my lenovo tablet isailor. Can you help me ?

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