https://ipadpilotnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/17440.jpg 570 570 Bret Koebbe /wp-content/uploads/2021/04/logo.png Bret Koebbe2012-07-16 14:10:352012-07-16 14:11:56Garmin introduces ADS-B weather receiver for iPad, Android and Garmin portables
Today Garmin introduced a new portable ADS-B receiver compatible with the Garmin Pilot app on iPad and Android. The device provides subscription-free weather, traffic and WAAS GPS navigation data and connects wirelessly via Bluetooth.
https://ipadpilotnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/GLO.jpg 400 400 John Zimmerman /wp-content/uploads/2021/04/logo.png John Zimmerman2012-07-11 15:52:452012-07-11 15:54:32Garmin introduces GLO GPS for iPad, iPhone and Android
Garmin has been the undisputed leader in aviation GPS products for over a decade, and now they are joining the iPad revolution. Today the company unveiled GLO, a portable Bluetooth GPS made for mobile devices like the iPad and Android tablets.
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A new screen filter for the iPad allows pilots who wear night vision goggles (NVGs) to still be able to use the iPad during night operations.
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A new Stratus firmware update is available in the latest version of ForeFlight Mobile. Read on to learn how to install this update to your device.
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A lot of pilots are looking for a real world PIREP on the Stratus ADS-B weather receiver to see how it really works in the cockpit. We've been flying with Stratus for months now, and can share some helpful tips.
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An important part of flying with the iPad is securing it in flight. Read on to learn about the latest in cockpit mounting accessories, from kneeboards to yoke mounts.
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On April 19, Sporty's hosted a live webinar on ADS-B and new cockpit technology for pilots. The hour-long presentation covered the basics of ADS-B, relevant FAA regulations and the options for both panel and portable ADS-B receivers. The video archive of this webinar is now available--watch it here.
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Sporty’s has introduced the Stratus, a portable weather receiver specifically made for the iPad. It combines an ADS-B and GPS receiver into a single unit that wirelessly streams NEXRAD radar, text weather, TFRs and aircraft position to the popular ForeFlight Mobile app for iOS devices.
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An iPad with a dead battery is about as useful as runway left behind. How do you keep your iPad charged up and ready to go?
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Finally, datalink weather is available on the iPad. Baron's Mobile Link system allows you to view all the XM Weather you need on popular apps like ForeFlight. Is it worth the money? How does it work? We explain it in this article.