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Article: Adventure Pilot iFly 740

The iFly 700 model required a modest $69/year software update subscription ($109 for VFR/IFR combined).

Article: L-3 Lynx NGT-9000

"We've entered the ADS-B mar­ket for GA," Steven Henden, L-3 Aviation Products' Sr. Communications Manager, announced before showing me the new Lynx MultiLink Surveillance System.

Article: AKG AV100 Headset

Full disclosure: I'm a longtime AKG fan, having used their headsets and microphones in recording studios for decades.

Also labeled: Headsets, New Products

Article: Zulu PFX: Custom Sound

The computing power in the new Lightspeed Zulu PFX headset (PFX stands for "Personal Flying Experience") rivals that of the Apollo missions' guidance computer that took men to the moon.

Article: ForeFlight Update

With its new 6.0 release, ForeFlight continues to make a great product even better.

Article: Aspen Avionics EFD1000 VFR PFD

Though glass cockpit technology has brought the general aviation piloting experience closer to what's available on airliners, VFR pilots haven't been taking advantage of glass in huge numbers.

Article: Adventure Pilot iFly GPS For iPad And Android

Four years ago, Adventure Pilot launched the first in their iFly series of handheld moving-map GPS devices.

Article: Garmin D2 Pilot Watch

Who would've dreamed even 10 years ago that you could wear a full-featured WAAS GPS navigator on your wrist?

Article: DeLorme inReach SE

The DeLorme inReach SE isn't designed to be used in an airplane, but it can provide text messaging and tracking.

Also labeled: Avionics, Gadgets, Pilot Supplies

Article: ADS-B From Portable Equipment

For more than a year now, we've been seeing portable devices that receive ADS-B weather, and in some cases traffic, but none provide the ADS-B out functionality required by the FAA for operation in controlled airspace beginning in the year 2020....

Also labeled: Avionics, Gadgets, Pilot Supplies

Article: iLevil SW

The iLevil SW from Levil Technology Corp.

Also labeled: Avionics, Gadgets, Pilot Supplies

Article: David Clark DC PRO-X Headset

I knew this headset was different the minute I took it out of the box.

Also labeled: Avionics, Gadgets, Pilot Supplies

Article: Dual Electronics XGPS170

With deployment of ground stations for Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B), part of the FAA's Next Generation air traffic control system well underway. ...

Also labeled: Avionics, Features, Gear

Article: Adventure Pilot iFly 720

In October 2012, I updated you here on the latest enhancements for the revolutionary, portable, affordable ($750), iFly 720 moving-map GPS. ...

Article: Lightspeed FlightLink For Zulu.2

Connect a headset to your iPad?

Article: iFly 720

Two years ago, I came across a new avionics company: Adventure Pilot.

Article: Flight Bag For All Needs

I must own seven or eight different flight bags.

Article: Sennheiser S1 Passive

I love passive headsets. Before our readers start scratching their heads wondering if I know about all the benefits of ANR (active noise reduction), I will assure you that I do.

Article: iFlightPlanner For iPad By Sennheiser

For some time now, iFlightPlanner.com has offered a web-based service combining flight-planning and logging features with a mobile version that's supported on many smartphones.

Article: AvMap EKP-V

When we looked at AvMap's EKP-IV back in 2004, we described it as "the Rolls Royce of portable GPS units," with better features than the competition at a higher price. ...

Article: SkyVision Xtreme

We’ve been promised and warned it’s coming. Now, ADS-B (Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast), cornerstone of NextGen navigation, is here.

Article: Keeping It Real

I’m weaving my Bell Jet Ranger helicopter through the labyrinthine Hong Kong skyline.

Article: FlightPrep ChartBook-S

While we’ve yet to see any device that can completely replace paper charts, the latest version of FlightPrep’s ChartBook comes very close—at least in daylight. ...

Article: Flight Guide iEFB

Since our review of the Flight Guide iEFB in “Top 20 iPad Apps” [September 2010], we have taken a much closer look at this iPad app.

Article: Adventure Pilot iFly 700

Imagine this: You’ve just launched on a trip to Las Vegas and have a magic sectional chart taped to your panel.

Article: Anywhere Map Quadra

At first glance there’s not much to the new Anywhere Map Quadra, but therein lies its considerable charm.

Article: Tech Talk: Garmin G600 Glass Panel