View real-time weather, traffic, TFRs, and other flight data on your tablet or mobile device with the ADS-B on USB receiver software.
This software requires additional hardware for proper operation. RTL SDR Hardware on Ebay
xradioinc has put together a package of off the shelf hardware that works with your Android tablet.The hardware packages include:
1) 978/1090 MHz Antenna
2) DVB-T receiver
3) SMA to MCX adapter
4) Micro USB Male to USB Female OTG Adapter Converter
The RF-1 is based on the digital video broadcast receiver which are mass produced and very common in Europe. When connected to an Android tablet with the xradioinc software the airline traffic is overlaid on a moving map.This includes the following FAA maps:
a) World Aeronautical Charts
b) Terminal Aero Charts
c) Low Enroute IFR Charts
d) High Enroute IFR Charts
e) Sectional Charts
A long press on the map launches a popup that provides all the text based weather products for the selected location:This includes the following weather products:
a) METARS – current conditions
b) TAFs, - forecast
d) Wind direction and temperatures aloft
e) AIRMETS, SIGMETS, & PIREPS
f) Special use airspace info.
A popup button launches the graphical weather products Nexrad, Graphical AIRMETS, and Graphical SIGMETS.
Hardware is available from the link below.
This is the perfect backup to your certified panel mount ADS-B system, also it allows you to verify proper operation of your installed equipment.
If you are a pilot or you know someone who flies, please consider purchasing one today.RTL SDR Hardware on Ebay
"This product uses technology developed in Avare project"CREDITS
rtl_tcp_andro (developed by Martin Marinov)
rtl-sdr (developed by Steve Markgraf, Dimitri Stolnikov, and Hoernchen, with contributions by Kyle Keen, Christian Vogel and Harald Welte)ADSB decoding:
dump1090 (developed by Salvatore Sanfilippo)
dump978 (developed by Oliver Jowett)
Avare (developed by Apps4Av Inc. http://apps4av.com/)DISCLAIMER
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