Raymarine Releases R15 Lighthouse II Software

By 30th September 2015News
Raymarine LHII R15 Collision Avoidance

The latest release in Raymarine’s continuous program of software updates for LightHouse II Next Generation User Interface is now available.

Release 15 (version 15.59) is now available for immediate FREE download:

What’s New in LightHouse II R15?
Collision Avoidance Tools
Release 15 brings a number new features and graphics tools for improving collision avoidance when tracking AIS targets.  New features and enhancements include:
  • New Target Interception graphic overlays to track and rendezvous with other vessels.
  • Improved AIS symbols with new symbols for commercial vessels, land stations, recreational vessels and more.
  • User interface improvements for radar guard zones, dangerous targets alarms, target vectors, and tracked target dialog boxes.
Collision Avoidance Tools
New FLIR AX8 Thermal Monitoring System Support
LightHouse II MFD’s can now monitor engine rooms and other onboard machinery using the FLIR AX8 thermal camera system for marine applications.

The FLIR AX8 keeps a watchful eye on such critical equipment as engines, exhaust manifolds, and shaft bearings and let’s captains spot problems before they become costly repairs. Learn more.

New FLIR AX8 Thermal Monitoring System Support
New Online System Software Updates
R15 allows users to connect their MFD and Raymarine network to a Wi-Fi hotspot and download and install future updates direct from Raymarine.

Multifunction displays, sonars, instruments and autopilots can all receive future software via Wi-Fi and web download.

New Online System Software Updates
Other Enhancements
  • SR150 SIRIUSXM  Marine Weather improvements with support for high resolution sea temperature, wind,and wave imagery.
  • Improved C-MAP by Jeppesen chart renderings when changing ranging scales.
  • Support for Latvian, Thai, Bahasa (Indonesia) and Lithuanian languages.
  • Various other fixes and improvements.