[Avionics Today 02-05-2015] Jeppesen has introduced a new version of its Mobile FliteDeck VFR flight information iPad application. The new version features new weather data features, including graphical weather forecasting data and a weather controller capability, which combines multiple weather data points within a single on-screen display control. The upgraded Mobile FliteDeck also introduced bearing and distance indications for all waypoints and airports on the moving map applications.
Jeppesen Mobile FliteDeck 2.0 airport view on iOS. Photo: Jeppesen.
"Our latest version of Mobile FliteDeck VFR continues our efforts to provide private pilots with a focused software solution that reduces workload and enhances decision making," said Tim Huegel, director of Jeppesen Aviation Portfolio Management. "We designed our new graphical weather data overlay feature from scratch. It is an example of how we continually strive to provide an innovative user experience by gaining a deep understanding of the needs of pilots through ongoing interaction and study of actual workflow processes."