ALK Technologies — a developer of routing, mileage and mapping software — has announced that CoPilot Truck | Laptop 4 will be available for purchase at Flying J Travel Plazas nationwide.
CoPilot Truck | Laptop 4 is the latest version of ALK’s GPS navigation solution designed to provide turn-by-turn, street level, truck-specific directions on a driver’s standard laptop PC. The computer displays upcoming turns on the screen, while spoken directions enable a driver to keep his eyes on the road, ALK says.
CoPilot Truck | Laptop 4 includes ALK’s PC*MILER routing and map database and a GPS receiver that links to the laptop computer through a standard USB connection. CoPilot Truck | Laptop 4 is designed to let a driver choose between practical, shortest, toll avoidance, national network, 53-foot trailer and hazmat routing options. Additional hazardous materials routing options include general, explosives, inhalants and radioactives.
Other CoPilot Truck features, according to ALK, include:
ALK says CoPilot Truck | Laptop 4 will be available at 135 of Flying J’s largest stores across the country by November. Flying J operates 168 travel plazas in 41 states; another 30 plazas are under construction.
For more information on CoPilot Truck, visit www.copilottruck.com.