WingX by Hilton Software LLC (Universal)
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Released: Jun 30, 2010
Version: 9.1.0
Size: 63 MB
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WingX

Hilton Software LLC
WingX Pro7's simple subscription model:
● VFR Free!, CFI Free!, and MilitaryFree! - only VFR flying, CFI, or Active or Retired Military? Subscription is free.
● $74.95 annual subscription (or $199.95 for 3 years)
● $74.95 for Advanced IFR Subscription
● Free: 30-day Free Period
● Free: Synthetic Vision and Fuel Prices (with current subscription)

Annual Subscription
Includes VFR Sectionals, IFR Enroute Low and High, TACs, Flyway, Helicopter, Grand Canyon, and IFR Area charts plus APDs (geo-referenced), IAPs, etc

Advanced IFR Subscription
IAP geo-referencing, IAP Routing and ChartTouch

New!
Features:
● Display Instrument Approach Procedures on the Moving Map.
● Minimum Vectoring Altitude Overlays on the Moving Map.
● New Advanced Moving Map with significant performance and stability improvements
● Visual region-based moving map data download selection. Faster downloads by downloading only what you need.
● Improved weather display - better animation, faster downloading, and vastly less network bandwidth usage
● Reworked data dissemination process to enable earlier release of cycle data, improved dual-cycle data management, dynamic real-time system configuration.

● Winner of many awards including multiple Stevie Awards, Appy Awards, and Aviation Consumer.

GPS-Enabled Moving Map
● VFR Sectionals, IFR Enroute Low and High, TACs, Flyways, Helicopter, Grand Canyon, and IFR Area charts
● Wx Overlays including NEXRAD composite and many other weather overlay types with animation, transparency, and low-bandwidth option (e.g. hotel rooms)
● DP, STAR, and IAP Routing (iPad only)
● North Up or Track Up
● Split Screen
● Business locations on Airport Diagrams
● ADS-B In-Flight Weather and Traffic
● X-Plane and MS Flight Sim compatible
● Ground Proximity Warning System (GPWS) - terrain and obstacles
● SmartTaxi™ - advanced taxi warning system
● FlightShare™ - share routes on the ground or in the air!
● traca™ Technology - simply draw the route
● WingX Rewind™ - record and playback flights including GPS, AHRS, and Pitot-Static.
● Auto switch to Airport Diagram
● Class B Transitions
● Search And Rescue Grids and Patterns (old/new) - Parallel, Square, Sector, and Auto Fill Grid - supports MGRS
● Overlay terrain and obstacles (terrain up to 60N)
● State Lines
● Airspace overlays
● Airspace Notifications
● Passive RADAR Altimeter - Terrain Elevation or AGL
● Terrain Profile View - with climb angle and 500fpm descent lines
● AHRS-driven Attitude Indicator
● Built-in Simulator
● Extra dimming for night operations
● Rubber-Banding
● User-Defined Waypoints
● Multi-Page Notepad with Undo
● Runway Extensions and Traffic Patterns
● Easy GPS Calibration - tap on moving map's altitude
● Count-Up/Down timers
● Numerous aircraft icons
● Stadium TFRs
● Download flight plans directly from AOPA

Approach Charts
● Print charts wirelessly
● Rotate DPs and STARs
● Draw on approach charts

Wx Text
● Color-coded and decoded METARs, TAFs, winds/temps aloft
● METAR Density Altitude and Freezing Levels

Route Planning
● Victor Airways, Jetways, DPs, STARs, and even IAPs!
● Total and Longer Than Direct distances
● Flight Log shows Headings, GS, ETE, Fuel Burn using winds aloft
● Optimize Altitude for winds aloft

Flight Service
● Flight Plans and Weather Briefings with Leidos. Can be reused for fast filing
● File, Close, and Cancel flight plans
● Route and Area Weather Briefings
● Aircraft Manager for auto-fill

E6B
● TAS
● Conversions
● Distance-Speed-Time
● Pressure/Density Altitude
● Winds Aloft
● Runway Winds
● IFR Climb
● Descent Rate

Documents
● ACS and PTS
● Parts of the AIM
● AC61-65H - Including Endorsements
● AC61-67C - Stall and Spin Awarenes
● Pilot/Controller Glossary
● Aeronautical Contractions
● User-Documents

Integrated Help System
● Built-in mini-manual

Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

Follow Us!
Twitter: @hiltonsoftware
Facebook: @hiltonsoftware
Instagram: @hilton.software

What's new in version 9.1.0
Features
● Display Instrument Approach Procedures on the Moving Map. Offers transparency options prevent obstruction of charts below.
● Minimum Vectoring Altitude Overlays on the Moving Map.

Improvements
● Improved ADS-B connection and GPS location more stable.
● Scales obstacles on moving map appropriately for zoom level.
Screenshot #1 (iPhone)
Our verdict: Good
  • + WingX is an ok, 3.5-star app.
  • + The app is free.
  • + WingX is currently ranked #139 in free Navigation apps for iPad.
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