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Nav Trainer - instrument navigation for pilots

***** Selected by AOPA

***** Selected by AOPA

Nav Trainer - instrument navigation for pilots

by FLEMINGER MEDIA LLC
Nav Trainer - instrument navigation for pilots
Nav Trainer - instrument navigation for pilots
Nav Trainer - instrument navigation for pilots

What is it about?

***** Selected by AOPA.org readers as number one of five aviation apps you can't live without! *****

Nav Trainer - instrument navigation for pilots

App Details

Version
3.3.0
Rating
(84)
Size
6Mb
Genre
Navigation Education
Last updated
August 12, 2013
Release date
March 28, 2011
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App Store Description

***** Selected by AOPA.org readers as number one of five aviation apps you can't live without! *****

***** Reached No. 4 in the Navigation category of the U.S. app store for iPad! *****

IFR flight training is complex — We help make it easier!

Nav Trainer Pro for pilots

Practice the use of aviation navigational equipment on your mobile device.
Simulates VOR, HSI, RMI, ADF, DME and ILS navigation.
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*Universal app for iPhone, iPod and iPad *
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A must have tool for any CFII, student and instrument pilot!

-Students and pilots: improve your understanding of radio instrument navigation at the comfort of your own mobile device.

-Instructors: demonstrate complex IFR concepts to your students from bird's-eye view while on the ground.

-Also suitable for flight simulator enthusiasts.

Used in classrooms, one-on-one ground sessions and by individuals to improve their IFR orientation skills.

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-user reviews (from all markets)
***** Great to study instruments and saves lots of $$$!!!"

"***** I have been looking for an app such as this to teach my students"

"***** Before I used this app all this VOR orientation was so complicated, and now it's clear as ice!"

"***** Easy to use, perfectly designed and helping to understand basic navigation stuff. Highly recommended for student pilots, instrument applicant and CFI's."

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WATCH THE VIDEO TRAILER (shows first version. Many features had been added since, see below. New video coming soon!!:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JwJXzfwAKzc
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-Improve your situational awareness under IFR.

-Save time and money on your instrument and initial flight training.

-Prepare for your instrument rating or proficiency check.

-Test your progress with the test modes.

-Flight instructors: the perfect tool to help you easily explain and demonstrate complex radio navigation concepts to your students.

***Features:***
-Dual navigation displays.

-VOR\NDB trainer screen: Simulates VOR and NDB navigation using VOR, HSI, ADF and RMI displays.

-ILS trainer with both VOR and HSI displays.

-DME visualization screen - demonstrates how DME slant range distance is affected by ground distance and altitude.

-Test mode - generates phantom aircraft around the navaids. Your goal is to find the correct aircraft position.

-Drag and drop the aircraft and nav fix around the screen.

-Fly! mode - Make the airplane fly around the screen. great for practicing intercepting and tracking courses.


-Wind direction & velocity control.

-Aircraft tracing (contrail mode).

-Accelerometer support for aircraft control.

How to use:
-Select the various instruments by double-tapping their dials.

-Toggle VOR sectors visualization on/off.

-Auto tune OBS by pressing the OBS knob.

-Auto turn the aircraft towards the nav fix by tapping the aircraft symbol. Double tap will turn the aircraft toward NAV station #2

-Change aircraft headings by flicking your finger over the heading indicator.

-Tune the OBS by dragging your finger around the HSI/VOR displays or over the OBS knob.

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The developer is a Gold Seal CFI/CFII/MEI and part 121 airline First officer who thoroughly understands pilot's flight training struggles and needs.
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For comments, feature requests or bug reports, if you have the app, please take the survey at http://bit.ly/hCAqgF

**If you experience any problem with the app, please contact me before leaving a review and I will do my best to solve it for you.**