Lk8000 beta for android free download and software. The term generic gps means a gps that is designed for general purpose use not necessarily aviation. Already preinstalled and configured on sd card or seeyou mobile software. Thoughts on lowcost gliding navigation soaring cafe. Lk8000 is a tactical flight navigator for gliders, paragliders, hanggliders and. Gps security and shown that gps is vulnerable to jamming and spoo. We are seriously fired up about the gps we feature on tactical store. Attention glider pilots, your fly360 running lk8000 supports fai triangles, fly360 will write the igc log files for you, and has a feature to optimize the fai triangle so you can obtain the most amount of points possibe this video is brought to you by the lk8000.
Sep 08, 2016 brief presentation of tactical gliding computer based on kobo glo hd, blueflyvario and running xcsoar 6. I have iglide but it is not ready to be integrated with my gliders flight computer and pitotstatic system, temp etc. Unit itself is a moi moo n255, touch screen, software installed is lk8000 tactical flight computer. The description of baseline flight computer baseline is designed for skydivers and base jumpers to improve wingsuit flight performance through data analysis and realtime audible feedback.
Using apkpure app to upgrade baseline flight computer, fast, free and save your internet data. Suited for camping, hiking, preparing for emergencies or tactical and military ops, a gps device delivers critical guidance and technological support when you need it most. With lk8000 as a free software for soaring pilots the hp 310 makes just about the lowest cost flight navigation and flight computer available. Flight gps vario lk8000 for paragliding, hang gliding, ultralights, ballooning. Are available here however, the battery life doesnt last on long flights, so youll need an external battery that connects via mini usb. It sends vario, gps, and airspeed data to the oudie. Nov 20, 2012 lk8000 tactical flight computer v4 multimaps tutorial. This hack is directed to soaring pilots who would like to enjoy the mio m400 gps running lk8000 flight tactical computer software for the entire duration of the flight. Already preinstalled and configured on sd card or seeyou mobile software payware.
It has many bug fixes, updates, and enhancements, after a few weeks of testing it is fully certified for your fly360 flight computer. Today open source software like lk8000 and airwhere is excellent stables. The aim xtra is a complete gps flight tracking computer. Pda comparison page and pocket pc feature comparison guide. Also, the lx160 can be used as a simple speedtofly variometer and final glide computer with manual distance to go entry and can later be upgraded to accept distance to go data from a gps and can even send flight data to a pda for use with soaring flight software. I have benchmarked both with the same trace size, calculating this flight. This lets you to get to know lk8000 or test data files on a standard pc. The eos is a speedtofly vario with builtin igc approved gps flight recorder and backup navigation with waypoints and tasks. Tactical flight computer lk8000 brief demonstration.
Used for general aviation, ultralight aircraft, glider, paraglider and. Lk8000 flight computer a minimal configuration setup rob sherlock, canterbury gliding club, nz the lk8000 flight computer software provides, amongs other things, a gpsdriven moving map displaying terrain, waypoints, landable sites and airspace the basic vital information needed for safe crosscountry flight. Ereader becomes sailplane and paraglider computer hackaday. The purpose of this project is to experiment with the xcsoar flight computer software. Subscribe to our specials newsletter keep uptodate on the latest pilot and aircraft supplies to hit the market and find out about our great monthly specials by subscribing to our newsletter. Starting february 6th we are going to distribute an official beta version of the 6. Cprobe is the only instrument existing in in the world of free flying that really calculates the true air speed. Surprisingly little, which makes it a great little flight computer. A number of the lk8000 pilots have done exactly what i describe, using an esp8266 module running esp. Xcsoar is a tactical glide computer originally developed for the pocket pc platform. Nimbus can compile lk for all platforms under developments. Com1,2,3,4 are available and a gps simulator and nmea replicator that can feed lk with nmea logs. This is the experimental radio project, in this case a dittel krt2 radio. There are more reasons than ever before to shop at tactical store.
Gps tactical flight computer lk8000 hang gliding paragliding selling my paragliding gps. Tactical gps tracking systems for surveillance are used as a real time gps tracking system used for vehicle location as well as people tracking. No other software on the market, or free, to my knowledge has these features. With a yagi antenna connected to the aim base, over 100km tracking range is possible. Ce, lk8000 tactical fligh computer software and variometer altimeter external input. Compass flight instruments tactical flight computers.
Kobo mini ereader, with added gps and variometer sensor. The lk8000 flight computer software provides, amongs other things, a gpsdriven moving map displaying terrain, waypoints, landable sites and airspace the basic vital information needed for safe crosscountry flight. Used for general aviation, ultralight aircraft, glider, paraglider and hang glider pilots. I have iglide but it is not ready to be integrated with my gliders flight computer. In 2005, the originally commercial software was given to the opensource community for further development and has constantly been improved since. For external gps they will take any unit that outputs nmea sentences, pretty much gps. Lk8000 is free software distributed under the gnu gpl v2 license at no charge.
Pc, pna, kobo, linux, ios under development, raspberry and android. Manufacturer of innovative, high performance aircraft navigation systems, variometers and flight recorders incorporating state of the art technology. This is a stand alone, allinone system, that is fully sunlight readable. Translator of condor the competition soaring simulator task to gliding navigation application e. Gofly is a project based on pna car navigation devices with windows ce, lk8000 tactical fligh computer software and variometer altimeter external input based on arduino board and pressure sensor. Contribute to lk8000 lk8000 development by creating an account on github. Lk is your personal flight assistant for tactical decisions, and you wouldnt expect it to drop you out after a software. John cochrane john i used lk8000 as my only flight computer during the 2012 montague nationals. The beginners guide to software defined radio rtlsdr duration. Im happy to announce that there is a new software update available for your fly360 the latest version of lk8000 is 7.
Gofly paraglidinghanglidinggliding altimetervariometer from. These lightweight, compact devices fit in any pack, making storage and carry simple. The lk8000 xcsoar software will take most any gps input from the device it is running on. Iphoneandroid devices cost also a lot, and flying software is using gps. Lk8000 flight computer a minimal configuration setup. Cprobe is an incredible and unique sensor platform, designed to provide real data of extreme and unprecedented accuracy to a flight instrument as cpilot and easypilot or to tablets apps like lk8000. Its in great condition and everything works like it should. Aim xtra gps flight computer entacore electronics advanced. With lk8000 as a free software for soaring pilots the hp 310 makes just about the lowest cost flight navigation and flight computer. Jun 16, 2014 the device is called the gofly project v4, and it barely resembles the kobo mini with all the hacks and mods done to it basically theyve taken a kobo mini and added a gps chip, an extra battery, speakers, a barometer, variometer, and open source xcsoar software, among other things. As everything is literally in the air, the cloud is not available when the flight computer system is in use. Download the apk file of the application you need for example. Gofly turns kobo mini into tactical glide computer for xc.
It is a tactical flight computer running lk8000 software. Lk8000 can run on any device using windows ce or windows 32 pc versions, such as xp, vista, etc. Our surface includes higher level gps protocol messages than previous work, as well as the gps os and downstream dependent systems. The vertica v2 gps flight instrument is a true sunlight readable 5 lcd touchscreen pna and is recommended to be used with lk8000 freeware. Gofly paraglidinghanglidinggliding altimetervariometer. The oudie is a fullfeatures flight computer with an extremely bright display. Garmin pilot also includes autorouting capability and supports filing ifr flight plans in the u. Lk is translated into 17 languages and used in over 67 countries by many thousands pilots every day.
The garmin pilot app allows you to save your pilot, aircraft and flight. This is a testing version that, on android devices, can coexist with stable 7. The hp310 has built in gps and internal battery and also comes with a suitable modifiable mount, 12vdc cables and pc cables. Be careful what material you encapsulate the gps in. Vfr flight plans may be filed from anywhere in the world. The question is, can this software help a pilot to deal with the rules as they are. What you get, is the most advanced free flight computer ever made. And that time is make only interface and basic form for waypoint configuration. Once loaded with software the unit is a remarkable tactical flight computer for all gliding.
This is a preliminar tutorial on how multimaps work on lk8000 version 4. On the kobo serial port, we are integrated height sensitive gps and. Radio control support driver for krt2 config radio. The joomla web software may be using cookies for page navigation within the website itself, and they can be classified as essentials otherwise the software. In this work, we systematically map out a larger attack surface by viewing gps as a computer system. Contribute to lk8000lk8000 development by creating an account on github. Airspace warnings, final glide, landing points in range, unlimited tasks, gps. Lk8000 is free software distributed under the gnu gpl v2 license at no charge lk8000 can run on any device using windows ce or windows 32 pc versions, such as xp, vista, etc. Software let you log your flight in logfile, that is approved by fai, so you can. It is a consolidated opensource project born in 2010, available on most platforms. This movie describes how to configure port setting on the lk8000 tactical flight computer in combination with a lx160 evario, a rs232 mux, colibri igc logger and red box flarm to.
Whether it takes the form of an app on your phone or tablet, a wearable on your wrist or a dedicated aviation portable device, you can always count on garmin to put the best in gps flight reference, mapping, weather data and more right at your fingertips. Kobo mini, with xcsoar or lk8000, vario, gps, barometric. Vertica v2 pna discontinued millenair glider supplies. The following text only represents my personal, subjective opinion. Lk8000 is a free tactical flight computer app for your android phone or other portable devices. A pda gps system consists of a pocket pc or palm computer and a generic gps or a pna with a builtin gps. There are a few fiddly bits to every flight computer. Open the downloaded apk file and install lk8000 is a tactical flight navigator for gliders, paragliders, hanggliders and general aviation. Lk8000 is a tactical flight navigator for gliders, paragliders, hanggliders and general aviation. It obviates the need to hook the device to a separate power supply, thus cluttering the cockpit or increasing the size of the hang glidingparagliding instrument pod.853 315 1305 392 307 1520 146 867 574 756 356 59 530 1467 1236 289 1066 216 257 1298 1216 50 422 71 381 1406 1156 1453 806 1163 859