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3.16.8for iPhone, iPad and more
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Feb 10, 2012
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About SkyDemon

SkyDemon is Europe's favourite software for VFR flight planning and in-flight navigation.

Use this app to access your SkyDemon subscription on your iOS device, unlocking SkyDemon's powerful features while on the move.


- SkyDemon vector charts are the clearest aeronautical charts you'll ever use, with dynamic airspace clipping and choice of map layers
- Route planning is as simple as touching consecutive waypoints and dragging to make changes
- Virtual Radar shows how your route relates to airspace, terrain, obstructions and other features
- Pilot Log facility calculates headings and groundspeeds from actual wind data, and shows useful frequencies
- Plates and other documents for relevant airfields are displayed automatically as you plan, and many are available georeferenced for use in flight
- Intuitive pan, pinch and rotate support with no loss of map clarity or text legibility
- File a VFR flightplan for your route directly to air traffic controllers
- Automatic TAF, METAR and SIGMET briefing as you plan a route, with graphical decoding
- Rainfall data can be overlaid on the main map, with animation, showing the trend of rainfall over time
- Integration of GAFOR route forecasts for Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia and Croatia
- Both narrow-route and area NOTAM briefings available, updated as you plan
- Advanced NOTAM graphical interpretation and depiction on the main map
- Easily print your PLOG and the output from various briefings
- Warnings for airspace and other potential hazards to your flight, updated in real time
- Airfield Admin Information shows useful contacts and other details for airfields featured in our charts
- Forecast winds aloft are automatically retrieved for the flight time and displayed on the map
- Create an advanced flight performance profile for each aircraft you use
- ATS Routes mode offers an alternative chart presentation for flight along airways
- Accurate fuel, weight and balance calculations including flight costings
- Create an unlimited number of user-defined waypoints
- Analyse your track logs for posterity
- Choose between six different vector chart styles
- Extensive European chart coverage as standard


- Intelligent warnings for approaching airspace, NOTAM, obstacles, terrain and other hazards
- Virtual Radar shows a side-on projection of all approaching features and how your trajectory relates to them
- Vector map automatically follows the aircraft in north up, track up or course up orientation
- Clear and concise instruments show you flight statistics and help keep you on track
- An HSI/ILS instrument helps you keep to your planned route and line up early for approach
- Live Pilot Log shows progress through your route, ETAs, ATAs and useful frequencies based on your current position
- TerrainSafe dynamically colours mountainous terrain around you to quickly identify safer areas
- Direct To allows easy re-routing in a hurry by picking from a selection of nearby airfields
- Approach Information shows runway diagrams, TAF, METAR, NOTAM and other airfield details useful for making an approach
- Live updates of TAF and METAR while in flight, with associated alerts*
- Extended runway centrelines appear automatically on the map as you near your destination airfield
- Permanent display of position relative to nearest well-known waypoint, for position reporting
- Easy changing of the planned route while in flight by touching and dragging

Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

* Internet connection required for live weather update while in flight
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What's New in the Latest Version 3.16.8

Last updated on May 4, 2023
Old Versions
- GFP file format is now included when you share a route, for Garmin GTN devices
- Virtual Radar has been updated so that while flying, more terrain below you is visible
- A sound and speech is now played if you lose the connection to your WiFi traffic receiver
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Version History
May 4, 2023
- GFP file format is now included when you share a route, for Garmin GTN devices
- Virtual Radar has been updated so that while flying, more terrain below you is visible
- A sound and speech is now played if you lose the connection to your WiFi traffic receiver
Mar 28, 2023
- Improvements to map drawing speed
- Various minor user interface improvements
Jan 23, 2023
- Various improvements to loading speed, memory consumption and stability
- Connectivity to Avidyne IFD systems restored
Jan 18, 2023
- Various improvements to loading speed, memory consumption and stability
- Connectivity to Avidyne IFD systems restored
Oct 3, 2022
- Mac support enhanced
- Weather animations updated
- Nearby airfields offering an ATIS are now displayed in the Radio tab
May 23, 2022
- Direct To Overhauled
- Waypoint Searches in Flight Sorted by Proximity
- Previous and Next Buttons in Logs
Apr 10, 2022
- Sharing a route now produces files in GPX and FPL formats along with the SkyDemon format
- Scratchpad now supports Apple Pencil and a variety of drawing tools
- Improved the chart loading speed
Mar 20, 2022
- Fixed a bug concerning logging multiple takeoffs and landings within one flight
Mar 9, 2022
- Forecast cloud thickness is now illustrated in virtual radar when Flyable Conditions is enabled
- It is now possible to change the height of the virtual radar
- Frequency monitoring codes are detailed better in the Pilot Log and the Radio tab
- It is now possible to log takeoff manually from the Logging menu
Jan 23, 2022
- NOTAMs that are less relevant to your route have been moved to the end of the briefing
- UK GAR and police notification guidance has been updated
- Verbal alerts when a new METAR is received for an airfield of interest when flying
Dec 7, 2021
Some minor issues have been addressed.
Dec 5, 2021
Some minor issues have been addressed.
Oct 3, 2021
- FIXED: Some iOS 15 issues
- Depiction of NOTAMs has been improved on the main map and in virtual radar
- It is now possible to rename a turning point that is not associated with a waypoint
- References to AICs within NOTAMs are now hyperlinked
Jun 14, 2021
- The Logs dropdown now prompts for feedback if you've recently flown to an airfield for which we have little data
- Find a Destination now includes badges for the most popular airfields in each country
May 24, 2021
- Added separate support for third-party traffic receivers Air Avionics AT-1 and PowerFLARM Fusion
- FIXED: SkyDemon could crash when opening the pilot log
May 4, 2021
- Military Grid Reference System (MGRS) coordinates can now be entered into the Find window
- Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) coordinates can now be entered into the Find window
- You can now edit the aircraft registration in a track log
- Fall back to Location Services on connection failure of SkyEcho 2, Flarm or PilotAware traffic receivers
Mar 24, 2021
- Various optimisations to internet communications
Feb 14, 2021
- A new Flyable Conditions weather layer has been added, showing forecast weather conditions related to your own personal preferences
Jan 13, 2021
- SkyEcho 2 configuration has been improved
- A bug affecting SkyDemon on iOS 9 devices has been resolved
Jan 12, 2021
- SkyEcho 2 configuration has been improved
Dec 16, 2020
- Weekend View now activates automatically when you set your takeoff time to a weekend
- SkyEcho 2 connectivity has been improved
- Briefing screen designs have been refreshed
Oct 25, 2020
- Airspace Use Plan (AUP) data is now integrated into SkyDemon
Sep 27, 2020
- iOS 14 introduced local network privacy which could prevent some UDP-based traffic receivers connecting with SkyDemon. This build introduces a workaround that should restore connectivity.
Sep 20, 2020
- Connection and route transfer to Avidyne IFD systems is now supported
- Some iOS 14 issues have been addressed
Aug 17, 2020
- SkyDemon now contains a personal Logbook facility
- Mountain Passes are now waypoints, so you can snap your route to them

SkyDemon FAQ

Click here to learn how to download SkyDemon in restricted country or region.
SkyDemon contains in-app purchases. Please check the pricing plan as below:
SkyDemon iOS Subscription
Check the following list to see the minimum requirements of SkyDemon.
Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Requires iPadOS 9.0 or later.
iPod touch
Requires iOS 9.0 or later.

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