April 2013 Issue

GPS For iPad: Garmin GLO a Good Fix

Cockpit apps need GPS position. Garmin’s GLO offers impressive lock-on while a new Bad Elf brings flight data logging.

The performance of the internal GPS in Apple’s iPad can be hit or miss when used in many aircraft cabins. Some earlier flavors of the iPad don’t have GPS at all. For apps that offer navigation, you’ll need to ensure an uninterrupted GPS position fix. A remote GPS is the answer.

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