Improved resuming app after incoming call. Improved method of entering coordinate data.
For Android, improvements to make user interface easier to use. Larger keys for numeric input. List items taller so that they are easier to select. Help text size can be adjusted.
For BlackBerry, use new internet connection function available in BlackBerry device software 5.
function. Run Uninstall before you do a factory reset or in order to install the Phone E6B on another phone. Run Phone E6B's Uninstall function instead of the uninstall commands in your phone's operating system
Weather server changed
- Plan your entire flight by typing in the route for your flight, true airspeed, rate of fuel use and wind conditions.
Phone E6B will calculate the time, distance, and fuel needed for the entire flight and for each leg of the flight. Then, save the flight plan for later use.
Figure 1. Enter your route of flight as shown in the left image. Phone E6B looks up the coordinates for
the waypoints along your route and calculates distance and course for each leg of your route. The right image shows the time, distance, fuel
calculation for one leg of the route.
- Save weight and balance profiles for your airplanes.
Figure 2. The left image shows a W&B profile for an airplane. Weight information for some of the
items has been left blank to be filled in later. Later when you are preparing
for a flight, you can load the profile, enter weight information for your flight, and Phone E6B will calculate the weight and balance,
such as shown in the right image.
- Look up the coordinates of airports, NAVAIDs, and navigational fixes
- Calculate the distance and time to fly between two locations based on their coordinates or their waypoint identifiers
- Look up weather reports
- Calculate whether to use a teardrop, parallel, or direct entry into a hold
- Calculate glide distance and gradient based on ground speed and rate of descent
- For IFR problems requiring a climb at a minimum gradient, calculate the rate of climb required at a given ground speed
Try Phone E6B Demo Sample problems
Phone E6B Aviation Calculator
Simulated images for BlackBerry 9530. Phone E6B may appear different on your phone based on your phone's
graphics capabilities and operating system
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