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Additional graphical NOTAMs

We’ve rolled out changes to our NOTAM processing system to visualise a much greater number of NOTAMs. These now include Drone NOTAMs, and other military operating areas (PJE etc). The number of NOTAMs being visualised has increased by around a factor of 4. As with LJR NOTAMs, these are yellow prior to their active time, […]

AvPlan EFB 7.8.3

Today we released AvPlan EFB 7.8.3 with some minor feature improvements and fixes. In this release The LSALT calculator also works for direct-to legs (with or without a flight plan active) Improvements in tracking for AvPlan Live Taxi fuel isn’t counted twice against your endurance Multi-leg flight plans work on the Windy display (Weather, Winds […]

AvPlan EFB 7.7.9

AvPlan EFB 7.7.9 is now available in the App Store. In this release we have added a new IR satellite overlay, and for Pro subscribers, a ceiling and visibility forecast layer. The ceiling overlay shows areas of marginal VFR (blue), and IFR (red). The forecast looks out 12 hours into the future. The lightning overlay […]

Urgent chart changes for the Melbourne VTC

Yesterday AIP SUP H132/18 went into effect which amends the recommended altitudes when transiting airspace south of Melbourne Airport, and when transiting to the west of Moorabbin. The recommended altitudes when flying from Laverton BOM tower eastbound to Station Pier are now 1500ft, and westbound from Station Pier are 2000ft. When transiting past Moorabbin, the recommended […]