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. livetrack24.com)
- 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 (www.onlinecontest.org)
- 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
IMPORTANT SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: iOS 6 or newer
WARNING: Older devices are not supported
Please find more information online at www.butterfly.aero/iGlide Order hardware and accessories online at: www.air-store.eu
- 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
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
- ICAO map 2017, DE $99.99
- VAC Germany $99.99
- VAC France $21.99
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.