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ForeFlight Mobile HD Aviation and Preflight Intelligence

November 6th, 2010
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ForeFlight Mobile HD is the critically acclaimed Preflight Intelligence, flight planning and flight support app for pilots.

The ForeFlight team has designed and crafted an elegant, powerful, and simple app for pilots that changes the definition of what flight planning and flight support software should do. It will change the way you prepare for and execute your flights.

Built with an attention to detail and backed by a dedicated, fanatical support team, it is no surprise that ForeFlight is the top grossing aviation app for iPhone and iPad and is trusted by pilots everywhere.

REVIEWS AND PRAISE

✣ “ForeFlight Mobile is #1 most used pilot app” – AIN, July 2010

✣ “One of the most popular and most-respected aviation apps available” – Sporty’s Pilot Shop, July 2010

✣ One of the “diamonds in the rough” – The Aviation Consumer, 2010

✣ “There is no one who exploits iPhone capabilities better than ForeFlight” – AOPA, 2009

AIRPORT AND FACILITY DIRECTORY

ForeFlight’s A/FD covers 220+ countries and is provided by top industry sources, including AOPA and Universal Weather and Aviation. Critical airport information is displayed prominently and includes METARs, TAFs, winds aloft, and NOTAMS.

PLATES & CHARTS

Download 15,000+ terminal procedures, IFR charts, VFR charts, and Terminal Area Charts for use offline. Charts are geo-referenced and integrated with ForeFlight’s Moving Map.

Import your own terminal procedures using the “Bring Your Own Procedures” feature.

WEATHER

ForeFlight’s emphasis on preflight weather is a hallmark of the application. 10 weather Slip Maps™ with route overlay, pinch and zoom support, and touch planning support deliver information about conditions along your route quickly and visually. Maps include:

✣ Flight rules
✣ HD NEXRAD composite radar
✣ Visible and IR satellite
✣ Visibility
✣ Lightning
✣ Temperature and dew-point spread
✣ Sky coverage
✣ Wind conditions

TOUCH PLANNING, DIRECT TO, MOVING MAP

The days of using text entry to plan a flight are coming to a close. Use your fingers to draw a route of flight, bend a route around weather, and add or drop waypoints. ‘Direct To’ functions get you where you want quickly.

Engage the moving map and see your ship’s position on top of en-route charts, groundspeed and altitude, track, and GPS accuracy.

AIRWAYS/SIDS/STARS

ForeFlight includes sophisticated support for airways, SIDS, and STARS. Plan routes via text or touch, use multi-runway SIDS, airway entrances/exits, intersections, airway identifiers, and even the most complex STARS. You can even view cleared ATC routes on the map.

FUEL PRICES

Covering 2,300+ FBOs in Canada and the US, ForeFlight presents prices, color coded by cost, both visually on our Maps and on FBO detail views. Price different than advertised? Submit a fuel price update while standing at the desk.

FLIGHT PLAN FILING

File flight plans from your iPhone or iPad and get confirmation in seconds. ForeFlight servers store your flight plans for safe-keeping and send confirmation and preflight briefing emails automatically.

DOWNLOAD MANAGER

Select the regions and information you need, download one area or the whole country. Turbo Downloads dynamically adjust to maximize download speed and recovers from network hiccups. Plate and chart volumes install in seconds.

COMMENTS

ForeFlight customers are the smartest on the ramp and have informative things to say about airports and service providers. Submit comments directly from device, wherever you may be, and read comments from other pilots. You may just find a great place for fried pickles.

SUBSCRIPTION

The app requires a subscription, purchased within the app. One subscription can be used simultaneously on one iPhone/iPod and one iPad. Group pricing plans and discounts are also available.

PARTNER CREDITS

✣ Canadian radar coverage is provided by Environment Canada.
✣ International A/FD provided by Universal Weather and Aviation.

ForeFlight Mobile HD Aviation Weather, Flight Planning, and Charts - ForeFlight

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