19.99 € - iPhone
This app allows you to prepare flights from the iPhone. First, it provides you meteorological data (wind, pressure, temperature) all over the world. Then you can quickly program your flight and it gives you the estimated duration of flight, altitude reached and the fuel consumption estimation. It's also possible to configure weight distributions of the airplane.
There is also an option providing you a navigation tool showing you waypoints or HSI (horizontal position indicator).
Free - iOS
iVac gives you access to all french VAC maps (approach and landing maps) and stores them in the memory of your iPhone / iPad. As soon as an internet access is available, you can save on your iPhone or iPad last updated map of the aerodrome that you want to see.
The data come from the Information Civil Aviation Service and are frequently updated.
Air Navigation Pro is also an application for flight preparation and an extremely complete orientation tool. This app supports the following data types:
- Points of aeronautical navigation (160000)
- Airspace (over 50 countries)
- Free maps opensource or public domain
- Navigation Charts ICAO or Sectional
- Approach Charts
- Numerical model of free land
- Aerial photos and 3D digital model of commercial land for synthetic vision and terrain awareness
- Notams (requires subscription)
- Metars / Tafs
Android version is cheaper and also less complete.
Mach7 is an app designed for flight preparation and navigation (by plane, helicopter and microlight).
Before the flight, the user buys maps on Mach7.com and prepares his trip (itinerary, fuel consumption, weather previsions etc.)
The flight can then be downloaded on iPad to get GPS data and other navigation information in real time in the cockpit.
6,49 € Android
Aero Nav is a very complete piloting app. It allows the user to:
- Prepare (checklists, itineraries); navigate (on a map); and watch in replay the several phases of his flight.
- Get information on flight zones, airdromes, microlight bases etc.
- Consult weather forecast (Gramet) and navigation data.
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