New Aviation Weather course available in Sporty’s Pilot Training app

Sporty's Pilot Training app platform has become the go-to app for pilots' aviation training needs, and the latest release adds an all-new Aviation Weather course, and new training features to the Android app.

Stratus Insight Adds Smart Traffic Filtering

After buying Aerovie in 2019, it took nearly a year for Appareo, maker of the popular Stratus line of ADS-B receivers, to show us what they were working on.  Aerovie had a small but...

5 Garmin Pilot features you probably aren’t using

Like all electronic flight bag apps, Garmin Pilot has a lot of powerful features built in. But if you haven't spent the time to tap every button and try every menu, you probably haven't had a chance to use them all yet. Here are 5 lesser known features to check out the next time you use the Garmin Pilot app.
FAR/AIM app

FAR/AIM app updated for 2017, adds drone rules

This is the time of year when 2017 FAR/AIM books are released, incorporating all the changes in the last 12 months. That makes it a great time to consider an app - for less than the price of one new book, you can have an app that never expires.

ForeFlight 5.6 adds international flight planning

With the latest update, ForeFlight now offers more flight plan options than ever. Version 5.6 is short on flashy features, but look below the surface and you'll see a number of interesting changes.

New app helps IFR pilots calculate holding patterns

Unplanned holds tend to get assigned at the most inopportune times, towards the end of a flight when the weather is bad. A new app aims to take some of the guesswork out of flying a hold, by allowing you to enter all the pertinent data and displaying both instructions and a visualization of the procedure right on your iPad.

WingX Pro adds new features with version 8.0

The first major update to WingX Pro for 2014 brings some useful new IFR routing functions and support for the Pebble Smartwatch. Here's a quick review of what all is new.

Fltplan.com launches new app

The popular online flight planning website Fltplan.com has offered a free app for a few years. But the new Fltplan Go app is a much more complete product. Take a tour in this article.

Official Oshkosh show apps now available

The official EAA AirVenture Oshkosh app is now available for the 2013 show, designed for iPhone, iPad, Android and Kindle Fire. It features maps, schedules, the fly-in NOTAM, exhibitor information and much more.

A look inside Sporty’s new Pilot Training app for iPhone, iPad and AppleTV

Sporty's recently released their next-generation flight training app, called Sporty's Pilot Training, which takes advantage of the latest in mobile app technology and adds some cutting-edge new features.