- Category: Navigation
- Released date: 09/21/2009
- Current Version: 3.0
- Seller: Ndili Technologies, Inc
- Recommended Age: 4+
- Download Size: 17406000
- Last Update: 07/22/2011
- Requirements: All
NEW FEATURE: Now includes GLOBAL DATABASE!
*ALSO OPTIMIZED FOR iPAD*
Airports-4-Pilots is the most comprehensive database of public and private airports, heliports, gliderports, balloonports, STOLports, ultralights and seaplane bases, covering over 26,000 facilities in all 218 countries and regions of the world, from Afganistan to Zimbabwe.
"Tremendous app: very useful and helpful, with lots of important information at the touch of a finger"
- WRoberts, Chicago
"Lots of info an[d] nice map integration. Good to have offline at some remote airport or location … AOPA should use th[is] instead …"
- FRG Pilot
"Well Done! Very nice App! Pulls up information on the airport in just a couple of seconds. Could really save the day in a real emergency…"
"Well done. Especially like the satellite view of the runway and surrounding area. The amount of data and information is impressive…"
"What an extremely imformative app… The developer did their homework on this one, put so much information in, that you can almost do your flight planning from this app. I have to say it is now one of my favorite avaition apps. I really believe all pilots should invest in this app, you won't go wrong."
"All the information you need for airports in a simple but extremely informative format especially when you need it the most…"
Having aircraft engine trouble? Running low on fuel? No more crash-landing in the parking lot! Airports-4-Pilots will dynamically provide you with a list of the closest landing facilities, public and private, sorted by distance to your present location, and will give also you directions to each located facility, as well as provide a map and comprehensive information on your chosen landing spot.
Airports 4 Pilots provides extra great detail for all public, private and military facilities across the United States, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and Pacific Territories. It includes detailed information on each facilities' runways, operations, contacts, services, supplies, frequencies, FSS and more. It also includes current FAA remarks for each facility, as well as satellite imagery and maps.
Airports-4-Pilots includes a life-saving "SOS!" feature to enable pilots quickly find the nearest facilities of their choice, in case of an emergency such as aircraft engine failure or fuel shortage. In the event of an emergency landing, Airports-4-Pilots provides a list of the nearest public and private facilities sorted by distance, as well as directions to each facility from the user's current position. Pilots no longer have to resign to ditching at the nearest parking lot. With Airports-4-Pilots, a rich list of viable alternatives will readily be on hand and available to the aviator. Covering in great detail every known facility, big or small, public, private and military, Airports-4-Pilots provides the aviator with peace of mind by presenting a viable list of 'alternate airports' at every stage of the flight. Browse remote facilities for cross-country trip planning, search for specific airports in pre-flight mode, or activate the SOS! mode in mid-flight for a sorted list of nearby facilities.
Airports-4-Pilots sources current data from a range of sources including the FAA and covers the entire WORLD, from Afganistan to Zimbabwe!
Extra detail coverage is included for ALL US regions areas - Northwest, Southwest, North Central, South Central, East Central, Northeast, Southeast, Alaska, Pacific / Hawaii.
Airports-4-Pilots is fully self contained and does not require an internet connection to operate (with the exception of Google maps and satellite imagery). Updated data, when releasedA, will be made available via the AppStore.
NOTE: Global Database is available by regional in-app purchases, with the entire USA and territories included free.
Airports-4-Pilots was designed and developed by Ndili Technologies, Inc.