FlightAssistant

FlightAssistant

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FlightAssistant is an aviation "moving map" GPS application.

Developed by pilots, it will be your best co-pilot on your Android phone or tablet.

Prepare your flight, download AIP (aeronautical) data, NOTAMs and weather data as well as airport charts (only available in selected countries) and you are ready to take off.

FlightAssistant will help you to follow the flight plan that you have defined and will provide you with all the information you might need in flight.

Main features...
•Multi-zoom moving map (can show either North up or track up)
•Airspaces awareness and alerts
•Horizontal situation indicator
•Integrated maps library (free maps)
•Flight preparation: create a flight plan from aeronautical or user waypoints
•Weight & balance: flexible weight and balance calculation (user defined weight station, CG limits, etc.)
•Electronic navigation log with offline access to the route documents (airports charts & data, NOTAMs, METARs and TAFs)
•Flight recording in Google Earth compliant format
•Versatile usage modes; flight plan (prepared navigation), GOTO, or "free flight"
•"Nearest" feature, providing a list of the closest airports
•Download airport charts & diagrams for in flight offline use (only available for France for now)
•Download NOTAMs, METARs et TAFs for in flight offline use
•Choose your units (metric or imperial for speed, distance and altitude)

Getting started ? Visit our website http://www.flightassistant.org/getting-started/.
Please read the manual (http://www.flightassistant.org/assets/FlightAssistant_UG.pdf) and make yourself comfortable with the application before taking off.

Follow the application news on Twitter (https://twitter.com/droidfa) or Google+ (https://plus.google.com/111047533766475644105).
This version of FlighAssistant uses "community" AIP data (airports, waypoints, etc.) and doesn't include official data provided by national or federal administrations.
This application requires a GPS (either embedded or Bluetooth connected).

Recently changed in this version

- Ability to lock the map after scrolling away from the plane position (auto-lock too).
- Arrival briefing now available for ultralight airfields.
- Can reload TAFs, METARs and NOTAMs when browsing the document binder.
- In flight plan mode, it is now possible to make a "direct" to a waypoint already past.
- Availability of VAC charts and airport diagrams for Poland.
- Availability of ultralight airfields charts for France.
- Improved user documents.
- Improved stability & fixed bugs.


Comments and ratings for FlightAssistant
  • (70 stars)

    by Geoffrey Coan on 29/12/2014

    I've used this app a few times for flight planning and it's very easy to use. Not tried flying with it yet but it looks to be well featured

  • (70 stars)

    by Andre roizman on 27/10/2014

    Search for airports not working.

  • (70 stars)

    by Gamba Changa on 14/10/2014

    Nicely

  • (70 stars)

    by hossein pourali on 03/10/2014

    Could you add WiFi to this app to improve recieving GPS signal ?

  • (70 stars)

    by Mohammad Akherati on 19/09/2014

    Please make available for asia middle East using onc chart

  • (70 stars)

    by Hendryl Barros Godoi on 04/08/2014

    Amazing app, I just hope that in the next versions we'll be able to download charts, or better yet, Brazilian charts from AISWEB like another user mentioned before, and any other country where we can get free charts. Keep up the good work!

  • (70 stars)

    by Jhonald Hernández on 10/04/2014

    There is a free Brazilian oficial database for download for free all information about. Take a look http://www.aisweb.aer.mil.br/index.cfm also could exist any way to import AIRAC database from a file like import.gpx ? it would be helpfully for others countries without suscription. There is a free database for download AIRAC cycle selecting a square of 4 coordenates www.pilotofx.com

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