ADMIRALTY electronic nautical publications (AENP) from the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) are digital versions of publications required to meet carriage provisions of SOLAS and other conventions. AENPs allow crews to expedite updating processes and unfettered access to information as it is needed.

Included with AENP

ADMIRALTY Sailing Directions (Pilots) - Highly valued information regarding coastal navigation and entry ports.

ADMIRALTY Mariners Handbook (NP100) - The comprehensive guide to key aspects of navigation and seamanship.

The Nautical Almanac (NP314) - This publication is a must-have for astronavigation, mandatory gyro checks and the calculation of daylight hours.

Recomended minimum requirements

ADPV18.0 and ADMIRALTY e-Reader 1.3 will run on any PC meeting the Microsoft recommended minimum requirements for the following operating systems.

  • Windows7 (SP1)
  • Windows8.1 (SP1)
  • Windows10

CPU: 1GHz or faster 32-bit(x86) or 64-bit(x64) processor.

Memory: 1 GB RAM(32-bit) or 2GB RAM(64-bit).

Display: DirectX9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver.

It is recommended that your computer has up-to-date antivirus software installed and the most recent Windows updates applied.

Additional system requirements

Disk space At least 1GB of available disk space for APDV18.0 and 5GB of available disk space for ADMIRALTY e-Reader 1.3.

APDV18.0 can be installed on two standalone PCs, either as a MAIN or BACKUP.

ADMIRALTY e-Reader 1.3 can be installed on upto theree PCs as a MAIN, Backupor RESERVE installation.

The UKHO does not support ADP or ADMIRALTY e-Reader 1.3 on operating system where Microsoft support has been withdrawn, i.e. Windows XP.

ADPV18.0 and ADMIRALTY e-Reader 1.3 are not suitable for operation accross network.