This app was designed with Army, Marine, and other military personnel in mind. Use it to correct your Land Nav technique by analyzing your pace count and tendency to veer left and right.
Available Input: 8 digit MGRS, 10 digit MGRS, Lat/Lon decimal, Lat/Lon dms, and map input.
Angles: degrees or mils
Distance: meters/km or feet/miles
Speed: kph or mph
Use the simple arrow interface or map to direct you to your locations. Your distance, direction, speed, and bearing are shown as you navigate.
Long-tap anywhere on the map to get the coordinate for that location. Easily add locations via the Map interface.
Plan your course by ordering points, or use the course optimization tool which will help you calculate the shortest path possible!
Get distance/direction between two points by tapping the path drawn between them.
Satellite, Terrain, Road, and basic Topographic maps show you, your locations, and lets you enter in new ones.
Displays distance/direction from your currentl location to all points, or between any two points.
Download your Locations as a spreadsheet to save anywhere, or to share with anyone you choose.
Import a large set of locations via the web import utility, available at: https://www.gammonapplications.com/land-navigation-services/import
This app uses the Military Grid Reference System (MGRS) and Latitude / Longitude.
Choose to display your locations as MGRS 10-digit, MGRS 8-digit, or LatLon Decimal.
D:M:S can be input in the format DD:MM:SS followed by the appropriate direction (NSWE). Default direction is N, W.
DO NOT use this application while learning Land Navigation. Land Navigation is a valuable skill, and should be mastered before using this application. Do not rely solely on this application for navigation, especially when lost. Always be aware of your surroundings.
What's New in Land Nav Assistant v1.6.1
- -Modernized UI
- -Improved mapping functionality.
- -Edit Details, Reorder Locations
- -Course Planning, total distance calculations
- -Find any coordinate quickly by touching the map
- -Get the Distance/Direction between any two points by touching their connecting path
- -More specific Unit of Measure settings
- -Path Optimization, tell the app where you want to start and end, and it will find the shortest path
- -File permissions are needed to bring in locations from previous install