Cross Wind Assistant

Cross Wind Component Assistant is designed as a training tool for Flight Instructors and Student Pilots or Private Pilots. The app has a database of over 21,900 airports and 26,600 runways worldwide. It integrates with over 4800 online METAR stations across the globe and provides cross wind component calculations for all runway directions automatically. The Cross Wind Component Assistant is easy to use and will help Pilots visualize wind conditions during the takeoff and landing phases of flight. If ever a picture was worth a thousand words, this is it. Flight Instructors and Flight Schools could use this aviation App to help students quickly understand the go/no-go decision on a windy day.

Features

Quickly determines the closest airport and preferred runway direction for landing utilizing GPS and Cellular Network position.
Overlay a nearby METAR station onto an airport without local weather.
Show or hide private airports by preference.
Nearby METAR stations listing is updated when you change airport in view.
Manually enter wind speed and direction for offline use.
Updates METAR from Internet using WiFi or Cellular Networks on supported devices.
Uses caching to reduce data usage and improve app performance.

Improvement suggestions are always welcome. This is an App by a Pilot, for Pilots. Your purchase supports a local General Aviation Community. If you have any problems please contact rick@ricklettow.com
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What's New

Fixed METAR Station not updating.
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Additional Information

Eligible for Family Library
Eligible if bought after 7/2/2016. Learn More
Updated
June 19, 2017
Size
8.1M
Installs
100+
Current Version
1.7.1
Requires Android
2.3 and up
Content Rating
Everyone
Permissions
Offered By
Rick Lettow
Developer
W7416 Valley View Rd Random Lake WI, 53075
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