Archive for the ‘Navigation’ Category


April 1st, 2011 No comments

Pilots Guide for iOS from Optima Publications LLC is a full-featured App for both the iPad and iPhone/iPod Touch. The App is built around the pages of our popular Pilots Guide series of VFR Airport Information Guides which cover all public-use airports in the Western United States.

Pilots who are already familiar with Pilots Guide will recognize the information exactly as they see it in their paper book, but now in sharp, crisp display on their iOS device.…


March 30th, 2011 No comments

The ultimate airport database app for pilots.
Browse over 48000 airports, airfields and helipads worldwide.
Look up all locations in satellite view.
Search by ICAO Code, IATA Code or by name.
Get live weather information.
Look up locations in Wikipedia and browse the homepages of the airport operators
to get additional information like frequencies and other important data.…

Moving Map Apps from Butterfly Aviation

March 22nd, 2011 No comments

Various Moving Map Pilot Apps designed for both the iPhone and iPad. Apps are created by Butterfly Aviation Ltd and are in the German Language.

Apps include –

  • iGlide Pro, Advanced and Lite.
  • iPilot Map, Basic and Advanced.

CFI Tools – Nearest

March 4th, 2011 No comments

The CFI Tools Nearest App is used to get Bearing and Distance to Airports and NAVAIDs in the USA.

Any pilot that works with a GPS knows how useful the Nearest button is. It is easy to use. It provides important information. It is designed to be simple and that makes it easy to use with one hand.…


January 18th, 2011 No comments

This is probably the best idea we have seen for an aviation app.  AirspaceAVOID provides protection for pilots against an airspace infringement.  It uses GPS data to plot your position, altitude, speed and heading, and it knows where all the controlled, prohibited and restricted airspace is located in your vicinity.

If you get within 2 minutes of restricted zones, AirspaceAVOID will alert you by sight and sound, giving you the opportunity to change track and avoid that embarrassing radio call no pilot wants to hear.…