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ForeFlight adds new chart pack feature

The latest update to ForeFlight adds a new preflight feature that automatically verifies all your charts are downloaded for the entered route. We'll show you how to use it here.

Flying with ForeFlight webinar recording now available

Sporty's recently hosted a webinar on ForeFlight Mobile that offered a detailed look at the app and walked pilots through two different real world scenarios. The recording of the presentation, packed with over an hour of tips and tricks, is now available for review

ForeFlight traffic tips

In previous articles, we've covered the theory behind ADS-B traffic and how it works. Here, we'll offer seven practical tips for actually using the service in ForeFlight, including some advanced settings to consider.

ForeFlight adds 400 new airport diagrams

ForeFlight is working to create a detailed airport diagram for every airport in the U.S., and the latest database update adds 400 new ones. Learn how to access them here.

New NFlight app integrates with ForeFlight

NFlight Technologies has become the leading supplier of aviation video accessories, with a variety of solutions for the GoPro and Garmin VIRB cameras, but also for the iPhone. At Sun 'n Fun this year, the company unveiled some new products and a new app that just might make the iPhone a legitimate contender for the best cockpit video camera.

ForeFlight releases version 6.0

The much-anticipated ForeFlight version 6.0 is now available in the app store. This free update brings some exciting new features, including a terrain profile view, split-screen attitude and enhanced Lockheed Martin flight plan control features.

New Stratus features unveiled

At the Sun 'n Fun Fly-in this week, the team behind the Stratus (Appareo, ForeFlight and Sporty's) announced three new features for the popular ADS-B receiver. Let's take a look at what's new.

Where to find chart supplements in ForeFlight Mobile

Using the iPad for digital charts is great, but you need to know where find the supplements and legends that go with the IFR and VFR charts. Here we'll show you where they are located throughout the ForeFlight app.

How much space do charts take on my iPad?

A common question we hear from pilots is what size iPad should I buy? Here we'll show you how much space it takes to store different chart options in ForeFlight, Garmin Pilot and WingX Pro to help you decide.

ForeFlight video tips

ForeFlight mobile is a user-friendly and intuitive app for pilots, but there's always more to learn. Here we've assembled four video tips to help you get more out of aviation's top app.

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.

ForeFlight adds animated ADS-B radar

ForeFlight released the first new update for 2014, adding animated ADS-B radar for Stratus users, and a new zoom-to-route feature.