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18. August 2016
how to install charts on the “Flight Assistant” app
Flight Assistant is a freely available application for android tablets and phones. The application has a lot of features in terms of flightplanning but this short instruction will only explain how the “mbtiles” format can be loaded.
Register the maps in the Application
Download and install the Flight Assistant application.
18. August 2016
Romania and Moldova, welcome to the OFMA universe!
Romania and Moldova region has been added to the list of supported regions. A big thank you to all contributors that have made that possible.
Full feature support in romania and moldova, we are looking forward to receive some valuable feedback!
18. August 2016
OFMA Application Interfaces
Pilots use a wide range of programs and software products provided on the market. The Idea of the application interfaces product is to make the interface to these applications as standard and easy as possible.
Further below on this page we formated the first installation instructions for the most common applications. We started with the applications “flightassistant” and “rocketroute”.
First Installation Instructions can be found here:
Today we provide the following additional formats to interface:
This is a widely used standard for displaying maps on devices or the web. All major map engines can easily interpret slippy tiles, such as the google maps api (web and android), binmaps api, openlayers, leaflet, …
You can consult the format specification here:
Here a few examples:
13. August 2016
Final preparation of Romania/Moldova
Launch date of Romania and Moldova (LRBB/LUUU) has been set to August 18th, we are currently finalizing last changes and updates.
Romania will go online with a complete features set. A new Tile product to make the data easily usable on established applications will be provided.
here an example of the application “flight assistant”, showing “OFM mbtiles format”.
28. June 2016
Enroute Chart Layout 2.0 – Notes
The most of the following suggestions will be implemented. Some amendments will require a global repositioning of labels, others can be done quickly. In this regard implementation will be executed in two levels:
Level 1: implementation of changes with no effect to labelpositions
Level 2: all other changes, which will require repositioning and regional dependencies.
Please find notes by downloading this document:
24. June 2016
Upcoming regions in OFM
Here’s an update on our published and upcoming regions:
We’re always looking for local contributors, especially in the the upcoming regions. Please contact email@example.com or use our forum if interested.
Live regions (AIRAC 16-06-23):
– Czech Republic