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Old 12-14-2014, 12:09 PM
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There are so many EFB programs out now that it would be interesting to start a survey as to what the masses are using. Like a table that list the EFBs and you vote by selecting the one you are using.

I might be wrong but I think one of the moderators have to begin this but if not I sure don't know how to make the list up so it counts as people vote the one they use. With the hope that someone will do this.....

First we need a listing of the EFB apps or devices with integral software that people use to include in the list. I'll start....I am using Foreflight. Those posting a reply please don't repeat EFB names already mentioned.
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Old 12-14-2014, 09:40 PM
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AvPlan by far!

Not just one country available either. Including the USA.

Designed by pilots, owned by pilots and they are VERY reactive to input from customers.

http://www.avplan-efb.com

I can't endorse this enough.

Buy the App, pick the subscriptions you need. The USA has VFR and IFR options, and you can add more. http://www.avplan-efb.com/store/
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Old 12-15-2014, 01:54 AM
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I am using Avplan, but on an android tablet, so it is not the full setup yet. Where I live and fly out of there is very poor phone reception, so to work properly I need an extarnal GPS to tell the tablet where I am.
Wit IPad the full Avplan is really good.
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Old 12-15-2014, 02:55 AM
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ForeFlight is by far the biggest seller.

Others are Garmin Pilot and WingX.
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Old 12-15-2014, 04:56 AM
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Garmin Pilot on an Android platform.
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Old 12-15-2014, 07:20 AM
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Keep them coming. I think I figured out how to make up a poll and will attempt to do so when we get more responses.
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Old 12-15-2014, 08:03 AM
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I have always enjoyed using Foreflight.
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Old 12-15-2014, 08:20 AM
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My wife uses Foreflight on an Ipad, I use the other half of the Foreflight subscription on my Iphone, and Avare on a Nexus 7 tablet.
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Old 12-15-2014, 09:30 AM
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Quote:
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ForeFlight is by far the seller X.
Based on what numbers ?
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Old 12-15-2014, 09:39 AM
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Default EFB survey

I have been using Foreflight since it came out and I love it. The flight planning section is great. I also like the ability to superimpose an approach plate on the moving map.

That said, I also have Garmin Pilot. It has improved considerably over the last year or two. I am going to have to switch to Garmin Pilot for compatibility with my all Garmin panel upgrade I am doing now.

I hate to maintain two licenses and subscriptions but I just can't make up my mind yet.
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