https://ds2q22dwzczts.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/07185548/Bad-elf-lightning-feature.png 600 1200 Bret Koebbe https://ipadpilotnews-images.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/07120009/logo.png Bret Koebbe2013-11-19 11:20:442013-11-19 11:20:44Bad Elf GPS with Lightning Connector now available
Bad Elf was the first to offer an external GPS for iPad back in 2010. Their latest plug-in GPS model features a Lightning Connector, and is compatible with the latest iPhone, iPad Air and iPad Mini.
https://ds2q22dwzczts.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/07190111/External-GPS-issues-iOS-6.png 600 1200 Bret Koebbe https://ipadpilotnews-images.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/07120009/logo.png Bret Koebbe2013-06-20 13:40:402013-06-20 13:40:40External GPS issues with iOS 6
A bug in the iPad's operating system can cause problems for some using an external GPS, like the Bad Elf or Dual, with popular aviation apps. Here we'll show you how to resolve the issue.
https://ds2q22dwzczts.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/07190527/2012-GPS-Feature.png 600 1200 Bret Koebbe https://ipadpilotnews-images.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/07120009/logo.png Bret Koebbe2013-02-01 17:00:272013-11-19 11:09:20Do I really need an external GPS?
Does my iPad have a built-in GPS? If it does, can I trust it? What are the options for an external GPS receiver? There are lots of questions to consider, and we'll answer them all.
https://ds2q22dwzczts.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/07190920/iPad-settings.png 600 600 Bret Koebbe https://ipadpilotnews-images.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/07120009/logo.png Bret Koebbe2012-09-21 15:50:202013-01-14 16:00:24How to configure iPad wireless settings during preflight
It's important before each flight to properly configure the iPad's wireless radios, especially when using a Bluetooth or WiFi accessory. Here are our recommended wireless settings for various iPad and accessory combinations:
https://ds2q22dwzczts.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/07191246/Photo-May-02-9-21-53-AM.png 1536 2048 Bret Koebbe https://ipadpilotnews-images.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/07120009/logo.png Bret Koebbe2012-05-02 10:07:072012-05-02 10:07:07Bad Elf GPS releases update to iPad app, adds new features
Bad Elf, the company who makes the popular external GPS accessory for iPad, recently released an update to their supplemental GPS app adding several new features - read the details here.