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iFly GPS V8.1.67 Update adds Landscape Mode, NavWorx ADS-B Support and more for iOS and Android.
iFly GPS V8.1.67 Update adds Landscape Mode, NavWorx ADS-B Support and more for iOS and Android.

Lakeland FL April 4, 2014 – Adventure Pilot, announces a new update of iFly GPS App for iOS and Android. iFly GPS is available on the Google Play Store and the App Store with a 30-Day Free Trial.

Just in time for the busy flying season, iFly GPS introduces new features and updates to its popular iOS and Android aviation app. iFly GPS makes checking the current conditions, planning your next flight – and now navigating in your choice of Portrait or the new Landscape Mode – easier than ever before on the popular iPad or Android tablets and phones. Giving pilots more information, confidence, and safety in the air.

New features for iFly GPS on iPad and Android include:

• Landscape Mode: iFly GPS now adds Landscape Mode and the app auto-adopts the device orientation on startup. Just mount your tablet, power it on and launch the iFly GPS app, it will do the rest. Text sizes and buttons are also optimized based on the screen size and orientation.
• Distance Measuring Tool: Touch with two fingers to see the distance between airports, or any two points. Simply drag each end point to change the location of the measuring points.
• Future TFRs: See both Active and Future TFRs depicted on Hi-Def Charts or in conjunction with Weather and Terrain details. You get both a top down and vertical profile of the TFR for reference.
• NavWorx ADS-B Support: Added ADS-B Weather and Traffic support for the ADS600B and ADS600BG via the option NavWorx Wi-Fi Module.
• Enhanced Weather Mode: iFly GPS, when connected to Wi-Fi, Cell Data or ADS-B will update you with current weather on our exclusive Weather Mode. Complete with Flight Rules, Wind indicators, and NexRad with a one-hour animation loop is all shown with one touch. Rubber band your route to avoid thunderstorms or adverse conditions. The Weather Information option provides an on-demand, clean layout of METAR, TAF, Winds and PIREP information based on your touch point.
• Expanded ADS-B Support for iPad and Android: Many apps only support a very limited number of ADS-B Receivers. iFly GPS offers compatibility with more ADS-B Receivers and Transceivers on the market, than any other Android App and most iPad Apps. Included ADS-B Partners include Dual, Clarity, NavWorx, SkyRadar and the SkyGuardTWX Vision-Pro. FreeFlight is in development stages at this time.

Plus, iFly GPS includes RealView™ — the only tool providing downloaded, geo-referenced satellite images of over 12,600 public and private airports in the US. RealView brings a new sense of security to even the smallest and most unfamiliar airports. With RealView, pilots are able to familiarize themselves with the FBO location, parking and more at distant or en-route airports.

Get iFly GPS :
• On Android Tablets & Phones: On Google Play, simply search for ‘iFly GPS’. iFly GPS for Android is free to install.
• On iPad: Search “iFly GPS” in the App store. iFly GPS for iPad is free to install.

Install iFly GPS and find out why thousands of pilots prefer it, calling it “The Best Aviation App,” “Awesome Job” and saying “This most intuitive app I’ve used yet”. For more information about iFly GPS and the addition of the iFly GPS for iPad, please visit http://www.iFlyGPS.com

About Adventure Pilot: 

Adventure Pilot LLC designs, manufactures, and markets affordable general aviation solutions to inspire, inform, and enable a community of passionate pilots to fulfill their desire for aerial adventures. The iFly GPSTM provides unmatched situational awareness at an outstanding
value. In addition, Adventure Pilot provides information on thousands of destinations and offers the aviation community online planning tools. Life is in the Journey, it is the destinations you choose that determine your path. For more information, please visit www.iFlyGPS.com or contact the Marketing Department at 1-888-200-5129. Adventure Pilot and iFly GPS are trademarks of Adventure Pilot, LLC.

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