On the ground and in the air, pilots worldwide depend on ForeFlight Mobile for flight planning, charts, weather, airport information, document management, flight logging, synthetic vision, and more.
ForeFlight 16.2 includes MORA/LSALT Grid Overlay, a preview of student comments in Logbook, and more.
Maps & Charts
ForeFlight offers a wide range VFR, IFR, and specialty charts, including: ICAO Charts, Terminal Area Charts, VFR Flyways, Helicopter, Grand Canyon, and more. You're covered, whatever or wherever you fly.
All the VFR & IFR Charts You Need
VFR and IFR charts from the FAA, NAV CANADA, EUROCONTROL, as well as other sources to give you everything you need for any type of flying.
GLOBAL VECTOR AERONAUTICAL MAP
Find useful information at every zoom level with this customizable, data-driven map layer, complete with embedded airport diagrams.
INTERACTIVE MAP LAYERS
Get the full picture with dozens of interactive map layers for weather, hazards, surface maps, fuel prices, and imported custom content.
PROCEDURES & TAXI CHARTS
SIDs, STARs, and geo-referenced approaches and taxi charts help you find your way in the air and on the ground.
Dynamic Winds and Temperatures
View global forecast wind speed, direction, and temperatures at multiple altitudes and times using these stunning animated weather layers. Both the “Winds (Temps)” and “Winds (Speeds)” layers use colorful heat maps covering the globe to represent their primary forecast values at the selected altitude and time. Overlaid on each layer’s heat map are smoothly-flowing particle animations representing wind direction and speed, providing an intuitive view of large-scale weather patterns in relation to the layer’s primary forecast value (wind speed or temperature). Use the Time Slider to view wind forecasts in a 24+ hour period, and move the Altitude Slider to view winds from the surface up to 63,000 ft.
Both layers are included with ForeFlight Performance subscription plans.
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Weather in 3D Preview
Enable U.S. or Global Icing and Turbulence layers using the new layer selector in 3D Preview to display forecast weather along your route. 3D View depicts forecast weather as floating colored blocks that use the same color scale to represent forecast severity as the overhead map and Profile View. Use the altitude slider on the right to view weather at different altitudes, and tap the RTE button at the top of the altitude slider to only show weather at the same altitude as your route.
Weather in 3D Preview is included in ForeFlight’s Performance Plus plans.
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Internet Traffic via FlightAware
In partnership with FlightAware, stream live global aircraft traffic directly in ForeFlight to analyze airport activity, check on an active flight, and more. ForeFlight displays both airborne and ground traffic received via the internet just like it does ADS-B traffic, with altitude and tail number available at a glance, and many other details available with a tap for most traffic targets.
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Write and draw directly on ForeFlight’s map for easier and more convenient note taking. Tap the Annotations button on the left side of the screen to enter Drawing mode. Annotations show up above any Map or Layer and you can easily undo, redo, and clear notes, as well as change the ink and brush properties.
FOREFLIGHT + JEPPESEN
Greater Than the Sum of its Charts
Jeppesen's worldwide library of charts are available as an option in all ForeFlight Mobile subscription plans, making it your all-in-one solution for planning, briefing, filing, flying, and logging flights.
Better Weather & Briefings
A rich library of weather products and a one-of-a-kind graphical preflight briefing will get you to your destination faster, safer, and probably a bit drier.
DYNAMIC WEATHER OVERLAYS
From animated radar to graphical AIR/SIGMETs to global Winds Aloft, over a dozen map overlays show you exactly where the weather is in relation to your planned route.
INDUSTRY-LEADING IMAGERY COLLECTION
Hundreds of detailed current conditions and forecast weather imagery products at your fingertips.
Translated text and full-color graphics help you better understand and consume briefing information.
Fast, Efficient Flight Planning
Planning to get from A to B used to be a chore. Not any longer. ForeFlight Mobile is designed to boost the speed and efficiency of your planning, briefing, and filing workflow. ForeFlight gives you the flexibility to use graphical Touch Planning™ on the Maps view or the full-featured form-based planner in the Flights view. Be sure to add performance data to your aircraft profile for better fuel consumption and wind-adjusted flight time.
File & Brief
File days ahead of time, amend plans, activate and close VFR flight plans, and get instant, comprehensive, recorded weather briefings.
Drag. Drop. Fly. It's that easy. ForeFlight Mobile's Touch Planning feature puts you in control of where you go and how you get there. All with a single tap.
Receive in-app notifications when conditions along your route of flight change between when you filed and your departure time.
Select and visualize Standard Instrument Departures (SIDs), Standard Terminal Arrivals (STARs), and even traffic pattern entries. Easily add any procedure to your route with a tap.
Where is the best tailwind? Altitude Advisor knows. See wind strength, direction, and re-computed total time and fuel burn for every altitude.
Graphical Route Advisor
A visual preview of automatically computed route options recently assigned or cleared by ATC, official preferred routes between airports, and terminal enroute control routes.
Powerful Planning for High-Performance Aircraft
Fly fast? Plan faster with ForeFlight's next-generation flight planning solution. Plan, brief, and file wind-optimized routes for your high-performance aircraft in a matter of seconds – on mobile and on the web.
Flight Plan Filing
File your IFR or VFR flight plan in seconds, from within the app or on the web. Our dual AFTN connections on two continents ensure reliability in transmitting filed flight plans.
IFR flight plan filing is supported in the U.S. and its territories, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Australia, and all EUROCONTROL member states.
ForeFlight also supports filing intra-Canada and cross-border VFR flight plans between the US and Canada and within or between most EUROCONTROL member states.
Global Hazard Awareness Technology
No sneak peaks. ForeFlight Mobile features a variety of hazard avoidance technologies that use Jeppesen’s global high-resolution terrain and obstacle data to provide pilots with better situational awareness and safety, anywhere they fly.
GLOBAL HAZARD ADVISOR
Hazard Advisor highlights hazardous terrain and obstacles nearby. The display is updated constantly based on GPS altitude and position.
Profile view takes our Hazard Advisor feature into vertical mode and gives you a side view of terrain and obstacles along your planned route or ahead of your aircraft.
WORLDWIDE SYNTHETIC VISION
ForeFlight Synthetic vision is the most widely used mobile synthetic vision system. Fast, elegant, and precise, with features like night mode and luminous terrain.
Integrated ForeFlight Checklist Fits Your Flying Workflow
Run through your checklists with ease and reduce cockpit clutter with ForeFlight Checklist. Digital checklist templates keep important safety procedures organized and easily accessible for every phase of flight, and helpful color-coding leaves no step left unchecked.
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ForeFlight serves as your helpful copilot by automatically calling out each item in a checklist so you can focus on flying. A quick-action bar at the bottom of the screen remains visible on every app view and allows you to pause or exit Speak mode, and move faster or slower through the checklist.
Logbook is built-in to the ForeFlight app and securely syncs across all your devices, making it easy for pilots to log and share flights, track hours, review currency, record certificates and ratings, receive electronic instructor endorsements, and generate experience reports.
Find Your Balance
ForeFlight makes it easy to calculate your aircraft's weight & balance before takeoff using our pre-built templates for hundreds of aircraft types.
Additionally, with Performance Plus you can integrate your weight & balance planning directly into flight plans to streamline and simplify your preflight workflow and ensure more accurate time and fuel calculations.
Downloads & Data
With ForeFlight, staying up to date with the latest charts and plates is easy. Simply select the types of data you want, the areas you want it for, and tap "Download." When the FAA or NAV CANADA issues new data, the app will notify you and allow you to update with just a tap. You can download charts and data even when the app is in the background, allowing you to use other apps on your iPad or iPhone without interrupting the download process.
Keep your charts and data current automatically. Database and document updates start downloading when they become available and when the device is connected to Wi-Fi.
WORLDWIDE NAVIGATION DATA
ForeFlight delivers navigation data that covers the globe. Worldwide airports, navigation aids, airspace, airway, SID/STAR, and approach procedure data are all included.
Going on a long cross country? Pack makes sure you have the charts, NOTAMs, weather, fuel prices, and airport information you need.
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