Windsock – Automatic METAR/TAF Pro v1.9.2


Windsock – Automatic METAR/TAF Pro v1.9.2
Requirements: 4.1+
Overview: Windsock for Android is an app that automatically downloads and notifies users of new airport weather. You can customize Windsock to download new METAR or TAF information for your favorite airports, and optionally notify you after doing so.

Whether you’re a professional pilot or weekend warrior, you can use Windsock to get the latest METAR observation and TAF forecast for your favorite airports. Use it to plan your commute! Use it to let you know when there’s clear skies in the forecast for the weekend!

The Pro version allows for notification filters by conditions and precipitation, sounds and vibration on updates, disabled ads, choosing which days/hours to update weather, and more.

If you receive any errors or app crashes, please email me! Comments and suggestions are welcome as well. I can be reached at android [at] iawix [dot] com – thank you for downloading!

Permissions Used:
INTERNET: Used to download weather data.
ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE: Used to determine if device is connected to the internet before downloading data.
RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED: Used to start automatic updates after device boots, if notifications are enabled.
VIBRATE: Used for Pro notifications.
READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE: Allows Pro users to play notification sounds that are located on the SD card.

 What’s New
Version 1.9.2
• Prevent a rare crash when adding an airport.
• Added localization for Russian.
Version 1.9.1
• Added localization for French, German, Italian, and Spanish!
• TAFs now display red warning text in their age field if they are expired.

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More Info:

Download Instructions: Pro key included