Sentry Mini ADS-B:Sub-$300, Compact

ForeFlight throws another portable ADS-B receiver at a crowded market. We like the compact size, but wish it worked with Garmin's tablet app.

If you plan to use ForeFlight for backup flight instruments the Mini probably isn't the device for you because it doesn't have the AHRS sensor to feed the app. It does, however, support the full range of FIS-B weather and data, including animated NEXRAD, METARs, TAFs, AIRMETs/SIGMETs, PIREPs, winds and temps aloft, TFRs, NOTAMs, SUA information, turbulence, lightning, cloud tops and center weather advisories.
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