OSHKOSH, Wis., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EAA AIRVENTURE -- Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, today introduced a new structure for Mobile FliteDeck data subscriptions, to simplify the flying experience for general aviation pilots. Pilots using Mobile FliteDeck on iPad now have ten global coverage options for IFR navigation data services offered at a lower price point, including full U.S. coverage available for a $299 annual subscription.
"General aviation pilots are seeking greater value for their navigation data subscription investment, with simple purchase options to suit their needs," said Reggie Arsenault, director, Jeppesen General Aviation Client Management. "We recognize that general aviation flying is costly and we are dedicated to providing an increased level of data-driven IFR services, at an affordable price for general aviation pilots. This new IFR pricing structure builds on the model we introduced with the launch of our Mobile FliteDeck VFR offering last year for the general aviation community."
In 2013, Jeppesen launched Mobile FliteDeck VFR, the visual flight rules iPad solution for private pilots, including full U.S. VFR coverage with a $49 annual data subscription.
Jeppesen Mobile FliteDeck for IFR flying provides pilots with enhanced data-driven navigation functionality to simplify complex procedures and make decisions based on enhanced situational awareness. Mobile FliteDeck eliminates paper-based flight materials and streamlines the entire flight process.
Jeppesen also announced new features and functionality today for Mobile FliteDeck, including SID and STAR procedures on enroute charts, enhanced flight plan integration, and more. For more information about Jeppesen Mobile FliteDeck and navigation services data coverage options, please visit www.jeppesen.com/mobile.
For 80 years, Jeppesen has made it possible for pilots and their passengers to safely and efficiently reach their destinations. Today, this pioneering spirit continues as Jeppesen delivers transformative information and optimization solutions to improve the efficiency of air and sea operations around the globe. Jeppesen is a Boeing subsidiary and part of the Digital Aviation business unit within Boeing Commercial Aviation Services. Boeing offers the industry's largest portfolio of services, support and solutions, collectively known as the Boeing Edge, providing customers a competitive advantage by solving real operational problems, enabling better decisions, maximizing efficiency and improving environmental performance – intelligent information solutions across the entire aviation ecosystem.