NavMonster closes

AVweb is reporting that NavMonster, a popular free online GA flight planning and information site, has closed down, citing uncertainty about future costs and potential lawsuits.

Flight Guide iEFB app updated

Airguide Publications has released v4.2, a free update for the Flight Guide iEFB iPad application.

“Flight Guide iEFB v4.2 is a major update that includes Guardian Aero 454 integration with Flight Guide iEFB v4.2 for a wireless Flight Plan link to Garmin 430, 530, GNS650, GNS750, G900, and G1000 panel mounted GPS receivers,” said Larry Garcia, owner of Airguide Publications.

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WingX adds ADS-B Traffic and more

Hilton Software has added ADS-B traffic to WingX Pro7. WingX Pro7 will initially support 1090 MHz ADS-B traffic and add 978 MHz ADS-B traffic in May. Additionally, WingX Pro7 Version 6.4’s moving map now highlights obstacles on en route charts and declutters the screen as the user pinch-zooms.

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FlyQ mobile app released

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) released a new mobile application for the iPhone today that provides detailed airport information, aviation weather, and flight planning capability, free to AOPA members. The new app, AOPA FlyQ, replaces the AOPA Airports app and is now available for download through Apple’s App Store.

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iFlightPlanner.com v3.0 released

iFlightPlanner.com has been upgraded to v3.0.

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Jeppesen debuts general aviation portal

On Thursday at Sun ’n Fun, Jeppesen officials unveiled a new web portal for general aviation pilots called MyJeppesen.com. [Read more...]

Garmin Pilot app premieres

Garmin International has released Garmin Pilot, a new aviation app for iOS devices, including the iPad and iPhone, and Android-based mobile devices. The app offers general aviation pilots navigation, trip planning, DUAT(S) filing, weather and electronic flight bag capabilities.

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Flight Guide iEFB v4.2 released

Airguide Publications has released v4.2, a free update for the Flight Guide iEFB iPad application.

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ForeFlight launches ForeFlight Manage

ForeFlight has launched ForeFlight Manage, an online portal for individual and business aviation customers that provides access to account information and ForeFlight Mobile pilot and device management tools.

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AOPA Airport Directory on iPhone

AOPA’s Airport Directory is now available for the Apple iPhone or iPod touch.

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