Navigraph has released Navigraph Charts 8, a software solution for flight simulator pilots to view, search and organize Jeppesen charts. The most notable feature additions in the new version are worldwide VFR charts coverage, drag and drop rubber band route construction, seamless zoom down to gate level, and 3D globe projection.
Following the initial release, many more features await such as weather layers, profile views, navlog, traffic, and annotations. Navigraph Charts 8 is available on a monthly subscription model for PC, Mac, Android, iOS, and most browsers; and is compatible with all popular flight simulators.
With the vision of “being a part of every flight simulation experience” Navigraph Charts 8 has been developed with emphasis on delivering a seamless and intuitive experience, reducing the pilot workload in all phases of the simulated flight.
Navigraph Charts 8 has been completely rewritten to accommodate an extensive roadmap of new features scheduled for release over the next couple of months. However, in this version, users will see the following new features: worldwide VFR charts; drag and drop route construction; seamless zoom; 3D globe projection; autopinning of procedure charts; airport crosswind and weather information; and Vector Charts.
A more detailed feature explanation, along with product videos, is available on the Navigraph Charts product page.