AvMap is founded
Established in Italy in 1994 within the C-MAP Group, the world leader in electronic chart technology, AvMap made its debut in the professional aeronautical market with the EKP (electronic kneepad), one of the most successful flight navigation systems sold worldwide.
EKP: the first electronic knee pad
AvMap launches EKP, the first portable aeronautical moving map.
The very first Terrestrial Navigator by AvMap was inspired by the Paris-Dakar races in the desert.
With 10” black and white display and huge key buttons, it sanctioned the year zero of terrestrial navigation.
The navigator gets urban as AvMap produces one of the first devices for the car.
The Geosat product line is starter with a GPS for professional use.
The Electronic Knee pad continues its evolution.
Large display, thin and light, the navigator becomes portable and accessible for larger public.
Light, compact and more and more powerful, EKP IV is adopted by the italian
Armed forces, Governmental agencies, rescue teams, Civil Defense.
The 2C version is launched, compact in size and price follows the Geosat 4 family, a huge step forward: Geosat 4 Travel is the world’s first navigator with audio-video input and APRS compatible
AvMap launches Geopilot, the hybrid navigator
Aaeronautical and terrestrial at the same time, Geopilot is so versatile that it can be used both in teh car and in the aircraft, as it is equipped with terrestrial and aeronautical maps.
Geosat 5: a GPS for any navigation need
The Geosat 5 Series meet different navigation need: Geosat 5 camp for the RV vehicles lovers, Geosat 4x4 for the off road lovers, Geosat 5 APRS for Ragio Ham and so on...
Geosat 6: Italian design
Geosat 6 is the first navigator with double visualization mode and active magnetic holder.
AvMap introduces the concept of PNid
The Personal Navigator in Dashboard is integrated in the dashboard but removable and portable at the same time! A project realized for Peugeot Italia.
Geosat 6 Drive Safe: safety first
The first GPS navigator with built-in alcohol tester.
Geosat 6 XTV
AvMap goes connected. Geosat 6 XTV is the World’s first GPS navigator to integrate GSM, GPRS, DVB-H and DVB-T digital TV.
Farmnavigator is the first portable GPS dedicated to intelligent agriculture.
AvMap enters the market of precision farming creating G6 Farmnavigator, a compact and multifunctional GPS used to work in the fields and for snow ploughs.
Another step in the evolution of avionics. EKP V has been designed to be both a panel-mounted and a portable device. When used with the Docking Station, EKP V becomes a true multifunctional display and flight information system.
AvMap launches a portable EFIS, broadening its range of avionic products beyond navigation.