Shipping March 2017
PingBuddy 2 improves upon the original PingBuddy with:
Integrated gimbal suction cup mounting system
Dual antennas optimized for each ADS-B frequency
Elegant USB flash drive-sized package
Same low $ 149 pricing!
pingBuddy 2 is the world’s smallest and lightest Wi-Fi ADS-B receiver. Featuring integrated Wi-Fi, dual-band ADS-B In, and built-in antennas. pingBuddy 2 brings real-time air traffic reporting and weather updates to your Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) of choice. Simply power pingBuddy 2, join the wireless network, launch your EFB software and enjoy subscription-free traffic and weather.
Dual Band (978MHz/1090MHz) ADS-B receiver
Displays ADS-B traffic on many popular electronic flight bags
Subscription-free ADS-B weather
No assembly or software downloads required
Configuration free design just add power
Low-power, low heat design
pingBuddy 2 shown to scale with iPad Mini
PingBuddy 2 receives dual-band ADS-B traffic information. 1090ES and 978(UAT) traffic broadcasts are displayed on supported EFB moving maps relative to your aircraft position and altitude.
PingBuddy 2 receives subscription-free in-flight weather (FIS-B) directly from FAA ground stations. FIS-B includes the following weather information.
Winds and temps aloft
PingBuddy 2 works with many EFB applications using the GDL90 protocol. Confirmed compatible applications are listed below.
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