Garmin Pilot™

Available for purchase from your compatible app store or purchase a 12 month subscription card for your compatible device.

$75.00 USD
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Overview

Plan, File, Fly

  • Create and graphically edit flight plans
  • File, amend and close flight plans
  • Navigate with HSI and georeferenced charts
  • View aviation weather while on the ground or using ADS-B in the air
  • Dynamic maps provide track up, topography, terrain and obstacle alerting
Garmin Pilot

Turn your smartphone or tablet into the ideal cockpit companion. Garmin Pilot puts full-featured navigation, aviation weather, DUAT(S) flight plan filing, electronic flight bag capabilities, optional traffic/weather and much more right at your fingertips.

Plan Your Flight

Garmin Pilot

Garmin Pilot provides instant access to comprehensive U.S. and Canada weather data — including NEXRAD radar, visible and infrared cloud imagery, METARs, TAFs, AIRMETs, SIGMETs, PIREPs, NOTAMs, winds and temperature aloft, TFRs and lightning data — as it becomes available.

View animated NEXRAD radar, check upper-level winds and temperatures and identify cells that might produce lightning. Overlay a variety of weather options on the map screen to see how cloud cover or precipitation will affect your flight. The exclusive NavTrack feature lets you preview how changing weather conditions might alter your flight. The app also provides fuel prices along your route to help you plan the most economical flight.

The app provides ATC preferred routes that can help ensure the route you submit is accepted as-is. Preferred routes are a summary of routes that have been cleared by the FAA to other aircraft flying the same departure/destination pairs. By using a preferred route, you can minimize the likelihood of last-minute or enroute changes.

File Your Flight Plan

Garmin Pilot

Start by entering your desired route to view it on the map screen. From there, easily overlay weather, pan across the entire route, pinch to zoom for detail, or graphically modify any leg of your flight. The app serves as a legal source of weather briefing. Built-in calculators estimate fuel burn, enroute legs and arrival times for your flight. Use preloaded forms to save and reuse clearance data for frequently flown flight plans.

When you’re ready, easily file, amend and close the flight plan you create directly from your device via DTC DUAT or CSC DUATS. Garmin Pilot allows you to save your pilot, aircraft and flight plan information to the cloud, so you don’t have to re-enter information every time you transfer devices. Just log in to your Garmin Pilot account to access your pilot profile.

Fly with Precision

Garmin Pilot

Using your device’s built-in GPS receiver (or compatible external receiver, sold separately), Garmin Pilot provides full enroute navigation on the moving map display. Our patented Panel Page provides situational awareness, including a graphical HSI directional display and indicators for groundspeed, altitude, rate of turn and vertical speed.

A unique Radial Menu provides easy onscreen access to create a user waypoint or navigate Direct-To, as well as view current weather conditions and airport/navaid information at a glance.The app also automatically keeps track of your ETE, ETA, crosstrack error, distance to waypoint, current position and more.

With an optional GDL 39 receiver, you can receive subscription-free weather and datalink traffic while in flight. SiriusXM™ Satellite Weather is also available with an optional third-party receiver. The GDL 39 provides Garmin’s exclusive TargetTrend™ relative motion providing an easy-to-interpret picture of aircraft trajectories. It also provides SURF technology which displays ADS-B-equipped surface aircraft and other ground vehicles right on the optional SafeTaxi diagrams.

Add Attitude and Fly in Virtual 3-D

The GDL 39 3D provides the same ADS-B traffic and weather, but also adds backup attitude indication that enables SVX™ synthetic vision view. SVX displays a virtual landscape of what lies ahead – complete with terrain, obstacles, runways and more. You can also use split-screen mode to simultaneously view your current attitude indication alongside ADS-B weather, datalink traffic or other flight information.

3D Vision view (without attitude) is also available as an option for pilots who fly without a GDL 39 3D.

Go Paperless

With Garmin Pilot, declutter your cabin and cut down on the amount of paper you need for navigation. A wealth of electronic flight bag capabilities allow you to view paper charts and approach plates right on your device. Dynamic navigation maps allow you to filter charts by manually turning on or off different airspaces, airports and other features, as well as track up to your current aircraft heading. Split screen capability allows the pilot to simultaneously view the moving map and choose between another view like traffic or charts.

Garmin Pilot

Garmin SafeTaxi® diagrams are integrated right into these maps and load seamlessly on approach or as you zoom into an airport. The app also comes with IFR enroute and VFR sectional charts you can select as your basemap, as well as Garmin FliteCharts®. The standard FliteCharts can be upgraded within the app with geo-referencing capability for dynamic graphical nav guidance from startup to shutdown.

Garmin Pilot allows you to quickly and easily annotate approach plates so you can highlight approach minimums, runways, or jot down notes like frequency assignments and squawk codes. Split screen capability allows the pilot to simultaneously view the moving map and choose between another view like traffic or charts.

A terrain and obstacle database provides high-resolution contour mapping to show your aircraft’s proximity to potentially hazardous terrain or obstacles like towers, as well as provide visual cautions and warnings as you near these obstructions.

Try the app free for 30 days by visiting either the Apple App Store or Google Play.

Features

  • Access the app’s features through an intuitive and easy-to-use icon-driven pilot interface that mirrors our latest avionics.
  • View comprehensive aviation weather, including NEXRAD radar, visible and infrared cloud imagery, METARs, TAFs, AIRMETs, SIGMETs, PIREPs, NOTAMs, winds and temperature aloft, PIREPs, TFRs and lightning data.
  • Display SiriusXm Satellite Weather inflight with optional Baron Mobile Link™ paired with a satellite weather receiver (sold separately; subscription required).
  • Receive and display subscription-free ADS-B weather and datalink traffic with a GDL 39 receiver.
  • Create and graphically edit flight plans. Easily modify your route by dragging your finger across the screen or add waypoints with just a few taps.
  • File, amend and close flight plans using DTC DUAT or CSC DUATS.
  • Gain valuable GPS-derived situational awareness with appropriate hardware. The app offers a graphical HSI directional display, as well as indicators for groundspeed, altitude, rate of turn and vertical speed.
  • View detailed information for more than 5,300 U.S. airports with included AOPA Airport Directory data.
  • Look up fuel prices along your route to calculate the most cost-effective flights possible.
  • Go paperless with IFR enroute and VFR sectional charts you can select as your basemap. Included FliteCharts® also allows you to access electronic approach plates and terminal procedures for more than 3,000 U.S. airports.
  • Upgrade to geo-referenced FliteCharts and see your aircraft’s position displayed directly on top of your FliteCharts (additional fee required).
  • Get help navigating unfamiliar airports with optional geo-referenced SafeTaxi® diagrams that provide runway, taxiway and ramp orientation on more than 1,000 U.S. airports.
  • Use the unique Radial Menu to create a user waypoint or navigate Direct-To, as well as view current weather conditions and aiport/navaid information at a glance.
  • Use the unique NavTrack feature to preview changing weather conditions along your flight route.

How to Buy

App Store

Available for download on the App Store for iPhone®.

Google Play

Available for download in Google Play for Android™. You can also find it in the Play store on your smartphone by searching for "Garmin Pilot."

Garmin.com

Purchase a card good for a 12 month basic or full subscription directly from this product page. Upon receiving your card in the mail, follow the instructions to activate your subscription.

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