iGlide - the Soaring Navigation Software from Butterfly

iGlide is a soaring navigation App with advanced functionality that is amazingly easy to use. iGlide supports pilots during competition or recreational flights.

iGlide comes in three editions at three price-points. Starting with "iGlide lite" and "iGlide advanced" up to "iGlide pro". All apps can be upgraded later on with paying the price difference as an in-app-purchase.

Features of iGlide lite:
- Simple and easy to use Direct-To function
- High-resolution terrain map
- Final glide calculator with Ballast, Bugs, MacCready and aircraft polars
- Profile view showing terrain and airpsace on course
- Vertical airspace overview and airpsace warnings
- Free airport and airspace-database with free updates
- Additonal data can be purchased as in-app-purchase
- Flight-statistics with logbook
- Traffic is displayed on map, if appropriate datasource is connected
- Visual and voice traffic warnings, if appropriate datasource is connected
- Many display options individually configurable
- Flight-logging (IGC and KML format)
- Livetracking on different servers (e.g.
- Trackline on map
- Import of all common data formats (CUP/DAT/OpenAir/PLR etc.)
- DropBox integration for logfile and data synchronisation
- METAR weather data (iPhone only, internet connection required)

Additional features in iGlide advanced:
- direct flight upload to OLC (
- Rubberband function for easy route manipulation
- Accurate wind-determination (external GPS-Source may be required)
- Routeplanning for free routes over several turnpoints
- Send logfiles via email

Additional features in iGlide pro: 

- Calculation and display of current OLC-distance
- Extensive route planning with assigned areas and implementation of latest FAI Rules (e.g. finish circle)
- FAI triangle optimization
- Display of route statistic data
- Final-glide calculation over terrain
- Live and super-easy AAT optimization
- Climb Optimizer


WARNING: Older devices are not supported

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What’s New

Version 2.6

- Minor bugfixes.

If you like iGlide, please submit a review. Your reviews help us promoting iGlide better and this makes it easier for us to add new features and free updates. Thank You!

Ratings and Reviews

2.0 out of 5
1 Rating

1 Rating

Sean M Fidler ,

Very buggy unresponsive on iPhone 7 plus and 10.3.3

The last few months iGlide has almost been unusable. Every effort to touch or zoom stalls the app for 1 second, and then must be retouched or zoomed to work. Extremely annoying. PLEASE fix. It's been 2 months now...


Garrecht Avionik GmbH
29.1 MB

Requires iOS 6.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.


English, German, Italian, Polish

Age Rating
Rated 4+
© 2013 Butterfly Avionics GmbH
In-App Purchases
  1. ICAO map 2017, DE $99.99
  2. VAC Germany $99.99
  3. VAC France $21.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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