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.
What's New in ForeFlight
A few highlights from the latest release.
FOREFLIGHT + JEPPESEN
Greater Than the Sum of its Charts
Jeppesen's global library of departure, arrival, and terminal procedures 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.
Maps & Charts
ForeFlight goes beyond the basics with a wide range of specialty charts, including: World Aeronautical Charts, Terminal Area Charts, VFR Flyways, Helicopter, Grand Canyon, and more. You're covered, whatever or wherever you fly.
PLATES & TAXI CHARTS
SIDs, STARs, and geo-referenced approaches and taxi charts help you find your way in the air and on the ground.
VFR & IFR
Charts from the FAA and NAV CANADA for the mainland USA, Alaska, Hawaii, Caribbean, Mexico, and Canada.
Customize this data-driven map layer for a dynamic flight planning and moving map view.
TERRAIN, STREET & AERIAL
Our surface maps help you get oriented with terrain, country boundaries, rivers, lakes, and cities.
Global Data-Driven Aeronautical Maps
ForeFlight’s Aeronautical Maps, available on mobile and the web, feature incredibly fast Continuous Zoom™ technology and dynamic decluttering, powered by a completely rebuilt map engine.
Aeronautical Maps smoothly render and scale when panning and zooming without having to load or refresh. Map elements and text simply fade in and out without losing clarity or legibility as the zoom level is adjusted. Dynamic 'always-up' labels make it easy to read the map from any orientation.
ForeFlight Aeronautical Maps are available in Basic Plus, Pro Plus, Performance Plus, Business Pro and Business Performance plans.
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.
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 NEXRAD 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.
A selection of automatically computed airway routes, routes recently flown by other aircraft or assigned by ATC, official preferred routes between airports, and terminal enroute control routes.
Flight Plan Filing
Forget calling Flight Service. File your IFR or VFR flight plan in seconds, from within the app or on the web.
Use the Send-To button in the Route Editor/Navlog on the Maps view to start a new flight plan form with many of the fields automatically filled in.
File IFR flights to and from the US and within Canada, Caribbean, Bahamas, and Mexico using the ICAO flight plan format. ForeFlight also supports filing intra-Canada and cross-border VFR flight plans between the US and Canada.
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.
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.
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.
Find Your Balance
The best weight and balance feature in a comprehensive flight support app. Pre-loaded with over 100 aircraft models for easier setup.
Our weight and balance configuration technology walks you through an interview, helping you build the perfect setup using your aircraft’s type certificate information.
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.
Delta Downloads technology results in 4X faster downloads and 70% less disk space, giving you more room on your devices for songs, movies, books, and your flying photos.
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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