By Butterfly Avionics GmbH
This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.
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
What's New in 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!
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...
- Category: Navigation
- Updated: Oct 17, 2016
- Version: 2.6
- Size: 29.1 MB
- Languages: English, German, Italian, Polish
- Seller: Butterfly Avionics GmbH
- © 2013 Butterfly Avionics GmbH
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.