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Description

The Aviator is Android application – navigational tool for all aviators. Its main purpose is to help aviators to enjoy the flight and fly safely. It’s a perfect tool for powered paragliders as well as for powered hang gliders… but it could be used more or less by any aviator 🙂

Key features:
- Zero-touch app. control - you have all the necessary info on one screen during flight
- Forced on screen - the app will return to foreground after accidental tap / button press
- Google map integration - 2 themes: light & dark
- Flight vector - 1, 2 and 3 minutes vector
- Air space visualization - supports AIXM, Open AIP and Openair data formats
- Airport information - use the AIXM air space format for basic airport info
- Flight plan support - any Google map point as a turn point / destination
- Flight tracking - route recording and export to KML (readable by Google Earth)
- Real time tracking - share your location with your group and be visible to other group members
- xcontest.org integration - upload your flights to the xcontest.org server

Check detailed application description on the application web site: http://aviator.freesite.host/

Google Play Store Category:

Primary: Applications

Secondary: Maps & Navigation

Google Play

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Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Aug 23, 2018 (about 1 year ago).

Releasing new versions every 27 days, on average.

Jul 11
2019
(Current)
Version 1.3.1

Maintenance release with small update.
Location sharing can now be enabled automatically on start up.
Google APIs and library updates implemented.

Apr 13
2019
Version 1.3

This update simplifies the air space setup. If you have the full version you can download the air space definition files in the AIXM format directly into the application via one in-app. tap :-)
The application uses the Open Flight maps project data files.

Mar 17
2019
Version 1.2.1

This is a small update with the Openair air space file parser extension to support Canadian and US air space definition files.

Mar 14
2019
Version 1.2

March 2019 update - one nice new feature (flight plan progress bar) and a workaround/fix for one Google maps issue (app. start up crashes on some new devices). Check it out!

Jan 04
2019
Version 1.1.1

BIG New Year present with a great set of new features!
So what's new:
- xcontest.org integration - upload your flights to the xcontest.org server​
- Pressure altitude - choose either GPS altitude or pressure altitude
- Airport information - the AIXM air space format shows basic airport info
- Previous flights track - check any of your previously saved flights
- Screen context help - check the ? icon in the screen action bar
Enjoy it and let me know your feedback via the app. Facebook page.

Sep 29
2018
Version 0.9.11

Bug fix/maintenance release.

Sep 27
2018
Version 0.9.10

Bug fix/maintenance release.

Sep 25
2018
Version 0.9.8

The Real Time Tracking is now more robust.

Sep 03
2018
Version 0.9.7

Hot fix of invalid air space causing app. crash during loading.

Sep 01
2018
Version 0.9.5

This build contains experimental version of the Real Time Tracking feature!
Aaand - it's free for the whole September! Try it out! Now!

Aug 30
2018
Version 0.9.3

This build contains experimental version of the Real Time Tracking feature!
Aaand - it's free for the whole September! Try it out! Now!

Aug 26
2018
Version 0.9.2

The first public version, still beta. Check it out! :-)
...and yes, there will be a better icon soon!

Aug 22
2018
Version 0.9.1

The first public version, still beta. Check it out! :-)
...and yes, there will be a better icon soon!

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