Takeoff - Aviation Weather
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Takeoff provides efficient ways to find your airports of interest, and displays your reports in both a list and map-based view:
✈ Find airports near your current location using GPS
✈ Find airports nearby any airport in the world
✈ Find airports along a route
✈ Keep a list of your favorite airports across the world
Full details are broken down into an intuitive set of tabs
✔ Personalized METAR reports
✔ Color-coded TAF display
✔ NOTAMs for airports around the globe
✔ METAR History
✔ Winds Aloft, AIRMETs, SIGMETs and PIREPs (U.S. Only)
✔ Weather Graphics, including Animated Radar
✔ AF/D Page (U.S. Only)
✔ Metric and Imperial unit support
♥ HELPS KEEP YOU SAFE ♥
75% of fatal weather-related accidents start with pilots voluntarily flying into poor weather.
Takeoff provides personalized warnings based on cloud ceilings, visibility, total winds, runway crosswinds, temperatures, dew point spread, density altitude, and more! By providing simple, clear warnings based on your personal minimums, Takeoff helps you stay disciplined and avoid 'get-there-itis'.
☺ SAVES YOU TIME ☺
Takeoff calculates crosswinds for every runway along with density altitude at your airports, and provides personalized warnings. Takeoff even provides quick shortcuts to common websites for pilots to file flight plans and look up TFRs.
☆ DEDICATED WEATHER GRAPHICS TAB ☆
A dedicated weather graphics tab contains 198 weather graphics from across the world including satellite, radar, visibility, ceiling, prognostics, and many, many more!
↔ RESIZABLE HOME SCREEN WIDGET ↔
Takeoff provides a resizable home and lock screen widget to always have your favorite airport weather right at your fingertips!
☆ TRUSTED BY PILOTS. DEVELOPED BY PILOTS. ☆
"I love the presentation of information on the screen. The colors are great and the interpretations are pretty much idiot proof." -Adam Zucker, Pilot
"First thing I thought was WOW! I love how quick it is to get the information quickly into my brain. Love the maps and other weather graphics. Love the TAF decoder." -Andrew Ohnstad, Pilot
✈ IDEAL FOR THE COCKPIT ✈
Takeoff automatically keeps the most recent reports available on your device to ensure you always have data available, even when you are offline!
☁ CONNECTED ACROSS ALL YOUR DEVICES ☁
With Takeoff Sync, all your favorite airports, personal minimums, recent routes and more are synchronized across all your devices--free!
⚠ Takeoff relies on NOAA METAR and TAF reports. Airports must report METAR/TAF information in order for Takeoff to provide reports. Takeoff is not a substitute for official flight planning and weather information, and by using Takeoff, you agree not to hold the developers liable for any inaccuracies or misrepresentations. ⚠
Feature/Shortcut List: NOAA weather, crosswind calculator, runway crosswinds, cloud ceilings, METAR decoder, TAF decoder similar to ForeFlight, historical METARs, airport weather, nearby airports, TFRs, NOTAMs, AFD airport info, DUATS, weather widget, weather warnings, personal minimums, aviation minimums, surface visibility, gusting wind reports, winds aloft, PIREPs, AIRMETs, SIGMETs, density altitude, weather for flying, aviation weather for pilots and more!
Tags: aviation yaws taf metar, takeoff aviation weather, weather cloud ceiling app for android, widget world aviation weather map.
Recently changed in this version:
- Doubled limit of Favorites
- Improvements to Takeoff Sync
- Fix for widget not loading
- Added toggle for 12- vs. 24-hour time (Settings)
- Added humidity back to details page
- Bug and stability fixes
- Detailed reports now show runway crosswind and tail/headwind components (Reports)
- Ability to set Graphics as default screen at start-up (Settings)