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Jeppesen unveils Mobile FlightDeck VFR

Posted on July 31st, 2013 by

OSHKOSH – Jeppesen has introduced Mobile FliteDeck VFR, a new iPad-based navigation and planning solution designed specifically for private pilots in the continental U.S. operating under visual flight rules (VFR) conditions. Continue Reading →

Garmin updates Pilot app

Posted on July 31st, 2013 by

Garmin has released an updated version of the Garmin Pilot app for the iPad and iPhone that incorporates the display of both terrain and obstacles on Garmin’s navigation maps, VFR Sectionals, IFR high and low en-route charts. Continue Reading →

WingX Pro7 integrates Baron Services weather

Posted on July 26th, 2013 by

Hilton Software and Baron Services have teamed to offer Baron’s advanced weather data integrated within WingX Pro7 Version 7.0. Continue Reading →

AvMap EKPs now compatible with iFlightPlanner

Posted on July 23rd, 2013 by

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — iFlightPlanner and AvMap have unveiled the addition of compatible technology that will allow pilots the ability to export flight routes planned using the iFlightPlanner.com Flight Wizard to their AvMap GPS navigators. Continue Reading →

Jeppesen teams with Pacific Coast Avionics

Posted on July 17th, 2013 by

Jeppesen and Pacific Coast Avionics now offer Jeppesen’s NavData and charting information in bundled service options. Continue Reading →

ForeFlight introduces digital visual navigation charts in Canada

Posted on July 10th, 2013 by

ForeFlight has unveiled the availability of digital navigation charts and information for Canada. Continue Reading →

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iFlightPlanner enhanced

Posted on June 13th, 2013 by

All iFlightPlanner.com maps, including the VFR and IFR charts available at iFlightPlanner.com/AviationCharts and those found in the Flight Wizard, now feature vertical airspace profiles and a redesigned mapping interface with full-screen viewing capability. Continue Reading →

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Become a ForeFlight expert with Sporty’s new training course

Posted on May 15th, 2013 by

If you’ve resisted using the ForeFlight app fearing a steep learning curve, Sporty’s has a new training program that’s full of basic how-to. Continue Reading →

Enhanced Search & Rescue Service for general aviation released

Posted on May 9th, 2013 by

Lockheed Martin has released new updates to its Flight Services automation system and Pilot Web Portal. The Surveillance-Enhanced Search and Rescue service (SE-SAR) allows Lockheed Martin to automatically monitor flights and determine if aircraft stop moving, stop reporting their position,... Continue Reading →

New features, ADS-B weather for AOPA’s FlyQ iPad Electronic Flight Bag

Posted on May 1st, 2013 by

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) has just made the FlyQ EFB (electronic flight bag), an in-cockpit iPad application, smarter with the release of version 1.1. New features include Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) in-flight weather with support for the... Continue Reading →