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Thursday, October 28
2:00pm CDT | 19:00 UTC
New Customer Webinar: Basics of Flight Plan Filing
Join the dynamic duo of Rob MacLeod and Tim Stahl from ForeFlight's FlightOps Team to learn the essentials of filing flight plans and have your questions answered. The two will walk through the entire filing process, from basic aircraft setup to route planning, filling out the flight plan form, and amending, canceling, opening, and closing flight plans. Although this webinar will focus on filing in the U.S., pilots from other countries will still find much of the material helpful to their own flying. Rob and Tim will answer viewer questions in real-time so don't miss this opportunity to have any of your filing-related questions answered!
Great stuff! - I have used ForeFlight for a couple of years and thought I knew a lot. I attended my first free training webinar today and realized I only knew a fraction of the capability. The webinar was well organized and easy to follow. Keep up the good work!
— FOREFLIGHT APP STORE REVIEW
Pilot in Command: Making the Most of Flight Simulators (October 19, 2021)
Watch Martin Kemp, ForeFlight's Director of Product, and Chris Palmer, CFI and founder of Angle of Attack, demonstrate how to use ForeFlight with flight simulators to assist with your flight training, maintain proficiency, and increase your ForeFlight know-how safely. This webinar includes discussion about several popular flight simulators, how to connect them to ForeFlight, and how ForeFlight can enhance your experience and situational awareness while using a simulator.
Watch Michael Vogt, ForeFlight’s Lead Aircraft Performance Engineer; Josh Pava, ForeFlight’s QA and Product Analyst, and Challenger 605 & 650 pilot; and Alex Smythers, ForeFlight’s Director of Business Development to learn how much Runway Analysis and ForeFlight's integrated Weight & Balance can help jet pilots improve their flight planning workflow.
The Easy Transition from JeppFD to ForeFlight (October 7, 2021)
Watch Sam Gilliss from Jeppesen and Sam Taylor from ForeFlight to learn how easy it is to get started with ForeFlight as an existing Jeppesen Mobile FliteDeck customer. This presentation provides an overview of the transition and the similarities between the two apps that make switching easier.
Note that the ForeFlight free trial with global Jeppesen chart coverages is not available for active ForeFlight customers, only for new customers transitioning from JeppFD.
Watch Thomas Daugherty and Susan DeCastro - both ForeFlight experts and CFIs - explain how flight instructors can integrate ForeFlight into their training plans to help students learn aviation concepts and be better prepared for a future in flight.
Pilot in Command: The Finer Points of Weather in ForeFlight (September 22, 2021)
Watch CFII and expert ForeFlighter Jason Miller of learnthefinerpoints.com and Chris Mauser, ForeFlight's Customer Success Coordinator and CFII, discuss all things weather-related in ForeFlight. Jason and Chris covered some of ForeFlight's most underutilized weather features, how to best incorporate different weather products into your preflight planning, and how these features can significantly improve the safety of flight for student pilots and experienced flyers alike.
Join the dynamic duo of Rob MacLeod and Tim Stahl from ForeFlight's FileOps Team to learn the essentials of filing flight plans. The two walk through the entire filing process, from basic aircraft setup to route planning, filling out the flight plan form, and amending, canceling, opening, and closing flight plans. Although this webinar focuses on filing in the U.S., pilots from other countries will still find much of the material helpful to their own flying.
Hazard Awareness for Flying in Canada (May 26, 2021)
Join ForeFlight Pilot Support Team member and active Canadian pilot Adrian Tegler to learn how ForeFlight's extensive collection of inflight hazard awareness features can improve your safety of flight around terrain, obstacles, and difficult weather.
What's New in ForeFlight (April 16, 2021)
Join ForeFlight Success Team member Phil Inman to learn about the best new features we've added in the past year, including enhancements to ForeFlight's 3D suite and Profile View, new weather features like Cloud Coverage and Daily/Hourly Forecasts, live Internet Traffic via FlightAware, and much more!
Tips for Rusty Pilots (April 14, 2021)
Join ForeFlight Team Lead and CFII Thomas Daugherty as he walks through helpful tips and strategies for out-of-practice pilots to get back in the air with ForeFlight! This webinar will cover the skills you need to go digital with ForeFlight Logbook, study up with the help of ForeFlight's extensive Documents catalog, complete your IPC or BFR, and get ready to retake the skies as PIC.
Q1 New Feature Roundup (April 13, 2021)
Join ForeFlight Videographer and Marketing Specialist Sam Taylor to get the in-depth scoop on all the exciting features we've released so far in 2021, including smarter Traffic Alerts, the new Maps Sidebar, workflow-enhancing Flight Binders in Plates, and more!
Folgen Sie dem Mitglied des ForeFlight Pilot Support Teams Wolfgang Oestreich, um die Grundlagen der Nutzung von ForeFlight in Europa zu erlernen, wie z.B. sich in der App zurechtzufinden, einfache Flugpläne zu planen und einzureichen, das Wetter zu erkunden, und vieles mehr.
Join ForeFlight CEO and active Citation pilot Tyson Weihs and other ForeFlight staff to learn how much Runway Analysis can help Citation pilots improve their flight planning workflow. This webinar will include a complete walkthrough of the Runway Analysis workflow, interface, and setup tips, as well as thoughtful commentary from Tyson and other participants about how to make the most of this powerful new capability.
Sentry & Sentry Mini (March 11, 2021)
Join Cole Crawford of ForeFlight, John Zimmerman of Sporty’s, and Ryan Braun of uAvionix for an engaging and informative discussion about ForeFlight’s Sentry and Sentry Mini ADS-B receivers. In addition to covering Sentry’s features and capabilities, the participants will share personal flying stories and insights on how to best utilize Sentry in flight.
Filing in Canada
(March 9, 2021)
Join ForeFlight Pilot Support Team member Dominik Ochmanek to see how easy it is to file IFR and VFR flight plans in Canada and between the US and Canada. Dominik will demonstrate the full workflow from creating a flight plan, sending it to the Flights view, generating a briefing, and filing the plan with NavCanada, as well as providing key suggestions for setting up your aircraft.
Flight Planning with ForeFlight Dispatch (February 24, 2021)
ForeFlight Dispatch is a web-based collaborative flight planning solution that integrates with the ForeFlight Mobile App as well as scheduling services and trip support providers. Dispatch’s cloud-based flight planning engine and advanced capabilities are tailor-made for Business Aviation, allowing pilots, flight planners, and ops managers in flight departments big and small to collaboratively plan flights with greater efficiency and precision.
Logbook on ForeFlight Web
(December 10, 2020)
See how easy web-based logging is with an informative webinar! Hosted by Logbook Product Lead Thomas Daugherty, this webinar walks through the new interface and demonstrates powerful tips and tricks to speed up your logging. Following this, Logbook Support Specialist Joey Arena will show how easy it is to convert your paper logbook to digital using the new web-based interface.
The Best of ForeFlight for Pro Pilots (December 3, 2020)
ForeFlight’s Business Performance subscription plan provides the tools your pilots need to plan, file, and fly with greater accuracy, efficiency, and confidence. Listen to two of ForeFlight’s own professional jet pilots demo and discuss some of our biggest new features and how they put them to use in their own planning and flying, including ForeFlight’s 3D suite, Internet Traffic layer, iOS Multitasking support, and more.
What's New in Dispatch
(December 2, 2020)
ForeFlight Dispatch is a web-based collaborative flight planning solution that integrates with the ForeFlight Mobile App as well as scheduling services and trip support providers. Dispatch’s cloud-based flight planning engine and advanced capabilities are tailor-made for Business Aviation, allowing pilots, flight planners, and ops managers to collaboratively plan flights with greater efficiency and precision. This presentation will cover Dispatch’s newest features and how they can help your business aviation operation today.
ForeFlight in Canada (November 9, 2020)
Join ForeFlight Pilot Support Team member and professional pilot Dominik Ochmanek to learn how ForeFlight can help Canadian pilots of all stripes plan, file, and fly more safely and easily. Dominik will cover the basics of using the app before diving into more advanced features and workflows like flight plan filing, inflight hazard awareness, and more.
Pilot in Command: Avoiding Loss of Control (September 24, 2020)
Have you ever thought, “I just looked away for a moment!” Learn how loss of control can happen even when you think it cannot happen, or can’t happen to you. Tom Letts of Jeppesen will provide valuable tips on what can happen and how to recover.
ICAO Filing Made Easy
(September 22, 2020)
Join Rob MacLeod of ForeFlight’s Flight Operations team as he explains the power and simplicity of filing ICAO flight plans from ForeFlight. Rob will cover the meaning and purpose of each field in the standard ICAO form, demystify the numerous ICAO filing codes, and demonstrate how to set everything up properly to start filing ICAO in ForeFlight.
Pilot in Command: Fun Facts About FARs (August 26, 2020)
Watch Tom Letts of Jeppesen dig into some of the most common regulations and see how they protect us. We will look at a few cases that emphasize why we have regulations and we will take an in-depth look at some of the regulations that pilot misinterpret, like logging PIC in a single-engine General Aviation aircraft.
ForeFlight Power Users (July 22, 2020)
This presentation is an advanced, scenario-based course on flying with ForeFlight. You will learn how to use the app to its fullest from planning to inflight navigation. This course is beyond beginner level and is geared towards pilots who have at least some working knowledge of the app. An overview of recently added features is covered.
ForeFlight What's New
(July 21, 2020)
This presentation is a must for all ForeFlight customers. Having a hard time keeping up with ForeFlight releases? Do you feel like you are missing out on app capabilities? You won’t want to miss this presentation that covers key features from the last few releases, including Checklist, Jeppesen integration, Logbook, Performance planning, and more.
(July 21, 2020)
This virtual presentation covers the fundamentals of flying with ForeFlight. You will learn how to set up and navigate the ForeFlight app, find airport information, look at weather, build a route, brief and file a flight plan, and more. An overview of recently added features is also covered. As a new or existing customer, you can expect to walk away with ForeFlight know-how you can use on your next flight.
Pilot in Command: Jeppesen NavData (July 21, 2020)
Watch Mike Ablanczy present the Jeppesen NavData webinar. Get an inside peek at Jeppesen NavData and learn how we produce services that get you flying, and keep you flying. Learn more about buying Jeppesen NavData here.
The Power of Jeppesen Charts (July 15, 2020)
See why Jeppesen is the industry leader in aeronautical charts around the world. Join ForeFlight and Jeppesen staff as they discuss the unique benefits of Jepp charts, take a deep-dive into the charts' layout and details, and demonstrate the tight integration of Jeppesen charts within ForeFlight Mobile.
Pilot in Command: Integrated Logbook Webinar (June 24, 2020)
Watch Thomas Daugherty and Joey Arena present our Logbook webinar. This webinar covers the benefits of logging with ForeFlight including automatic logging and currency tracking. Learn how to set up and import your logbook into ForeFlight, create flights that affect your currencies, send and receive endorsements, and more.
ForeFlight for Student Pilots (June 17, 2020)
Susan DeCastro and Chris Mauser discuss the benefits of incorporating ForeFlight into flight training from the student’s perspective. ForeFlight can help demonstrate and reinforce fundamental aviation concepts, provide greater inflight safety and confidence, and help students stay organized with Logbook, Documents, and more.
ForeFlight for CFIs (June 9, 2020)
Watch Thomas Daugherty and Susan DeCastro - both ForeFlight experts and CFIs - explain how flight instructors can integrate ForeFlight into their training plans to help students learn aviation concepts and be better prepared for a future in flight. This webinar includes a discussion of recent features relevant to CFIs plus a replay of our popular "ForeFlight for Flight Instructors" course recorded live at EAA Oshkosh 2019.
Internet Traffic in ForeFlight (June 5, 2020)
ForeFlight’s new Internet Traffic feature is here, and it’s available for everyone! Join Alex Smythers of ForeFlight and Julius Ramos of FlightAware as they demonstrate how to use the feature, discuss in-depth details about how ForeFlight loads and animates traffic targets, how FlightAware ingests position reports from a variety of sources, and share tips on combining Internet Traffic with other ForeFlight features to do even more with it.
Custom Content in ForeFlight (June 3, 2020)
Custom content in ForeFlight is a great way to enhance its usefulness for your own flight operations. Join Joey Arena and Grant Gibbons to learn about the different types of custom content supported by ForeFlight, how to create and combine them into Content Packs, and how to effectively deploy them during different types of missions.
Pilot in Command: Decision Making & Inflight Safety (May 27, 2020)
Watch Phil Inman present our Decision Making & Inflight Safety webinar with Q&A. This webinar covers how to use ForeFlight’s safety features that can help you prepare for situations while flying or on the ground. Learn about preflight and inflight tools such as Takeoff and Landing Performance, Glide Advisor, inflight alerts, ADS-B weather and traffic, and more.
Filing IFR with ForeFlight (May 21, 2020)
Save time and headaches by filing your IFR flight plans with ForeFlight! Join Robert MacLeod and Tim Stahl, both members of ForeFlight’s specialized Flight Operations team, as they walk through the simple steps to set up and file US IFR flight plans in ForeFlight. They’ll explain how to configure your aircraft’s filing codes, build a new flight plan using ForeFlight’s Route Advisor, and file the flight plan while avoiding common pitfalls.
ForeFlight for Europe: Power Users (May 19, 2020)
Flying in Europe has many unique challenges such as complex airspace structures, many sources of information, and a diverse patchwork of standards and regulations. Join Wolfgang Oestreich, Manager of ForeFlight’s European Pilot Support Team, to learn how ForeFlight can help you deal with these challenges for easier flight planning and flying. Topics include complex flight planning using features like Route Advisor, inflight features like traffic, weather, and hazard avoidance to assist your decision-making, and more.
ForeFlight for Europe: Fundamentals
(May 12, 2020)
Learn the basics of ForeFlight or get a refresher to optimize your flying! Join Josh Tahmasebi, ForeFlight’s Product Manager for Mapping and International Features, as he walks you through the fundamentals of ForeFlight in Europe. Learn how the app is organized, where to find weather information, how to plan a VFR flight, awareness-boosting inflight features, tools for debriefing your flight, and more.
ForeFlight for Military Pilots (May 7, 2020)
Find out why the world’s top aces fly with ForeFlight! Join former US Navy pilot Tom Gallagher, a member of ForeFlight’s Pilot Support Team, as he walks through the features of ForeFlight Military Flight Bag. Learn about the specialized tools and data types available to military and tactical pilots, and how to get the most out of ForeFlight in any situation. This session will include live Q&A with Tom and Travis Root, ForeFlight’s Product Manager for Military
Going Digital with ForeFlight Logbook (April 29, 2020)
There’s never been a better time to bring your old paper logbook into the 21st century! Join Joey Arena, a member of ForeFlight’s Customer Success team, as he walks through the steps of digitizing your logbook and importing your hours, certificates, endorsements, and more into ForeFlight Logbook. He’ll also show how to convert and import an existing digital logbook from another service into ForeFlight. This session includes Q&A with Joey and Thomas Daugherty, ForeFlight's Logbook Project Manager.
Roundtable: High-Performance Pilots (April 23, 2020)
Join us to learn tips and tricks that can help pilots of high-performance aircraft better utilize ForeFlight for their planning and flying. This roundtable discussion includes several ForeFlight staff members as well as senior pilots from leading flight departments sharing insights into their professional use of ForeFlight, including workflow-enhancing features you might not know about.
Pilot in Command: Cross Country Flight Planning (April 21, 2020)
Watch Phil Inman present our Cross Country Flight Planning webinar with Q&A. This webinar covers how to plan a cross country flight and what tools ForeFlight offers to make flight planning easier. Learn how to plan a route, check the weather, download the data you need, view your flight in 3D, and more.
ForeFlight & Flight Simulators (April 10, 2020)
Staying at home doesn't mean you have to stay on the ground! Watch Ryan McBride, ForeFlight's Lead Designer, demonstrate how to use ForeFlight with flight simulators to maintain your ForeFlight know-how. CFI and aviation photographer Chris Palmer (@AngleOfAttack) will also join this webinar to provide commentary and share insights based on his use of flight simulators with ForeFlight.
Integrated Document Management for Business Aviation (April 7, 2020)
ForeFlight's integrated document distribution and management capability provides incredible value for flight departments of any size. Watch Caitlin Galloway, ForeFlight's Success Team Lead, demonstrate how to make the most of Cloud Documents and other features to streamline your operation.
Power Users Course
(April 2, 2020)
Watch Thomas Daugherty, ForeFlight Product Manager and CFII, present his "ForeFlight Power Users" course, recorded live at EAA Airventure Oshkosh 2019. This course expands on the basics of the app with helpful tips and feature demonstrations using multiple flight planning and inflight scenarios, along with an overview of recent features and a live Q&A session.
What's New (Oshkosh, July 2019)
ForeFlight's Lead Product Designer Ryan McBride walks you through all the major new features we've added to the app in the past year, including 3D Airport and 3D Review, Takeoff & Landing Performance, Map Annotations, Profile View enhancements, and more. The Q&A session after the presentation is also included in this video.
(Oshkosh, July 2019)
Ryan McBride, ForeFlight's lead product designer, walks you through the basics of ForeFlight, from choosing and buying an iPad, to navigating the different "views" in the app, to planning simple flights. If you're just getting started with ForeFlight, this course is for you.
Power Users Course
(Oshkosh, July 2019)
Thomas Daugherty, ForeFlight's Data Operations Lead, walks you through some of the more advanced features in ForeFlight, including aircraft profile setup, route planning and inflight tools, filing and briefing, useful weather products, and more. If you already know the basics of using the app and want to take it to the next level, this course is for you.
Instructor Tools Course
(Oshkosh, July 2019)
Thomas Daugherty and Susan DeCastro - both ForeFlight experts and CFIs - explain how flight instructors can integrate ForeFlight into their training plans to help students learn aviation concepts and be better prepared for a future in flight.
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