smartCARS Mobile Released

The smartCARS Mobile app is now available!   Overview The mobile app will allow you to view your flight data in real-time, chat with other smartCARS desktop and mobile users, and stay ahead of flight problems from your mobile device. Whether you’re planning a flight with friends, keeping track of your flight from another room, or […]

smartCARS Mobile Beta

Update: As of 7/26/2015, we are no longer accepting beta applications. Thank you to everyone who requested access and has participated in helping us to improve the apps! We are aiming to submit the apps to their various app stores during this next week. smartCARS Mobile is now available for beta testing! With smartCARS Mobile, you […]

A First Look at smartCARS Mobile

The time has finally come to show off smartCARS Mobile! In a sentence: smartCARS Mobile will help you stay active and engaged in both your flight and the community from the palm of your hand. Without further ado, let’s break into some pictures. I’ll explain more about each feature below.   First up, the “ACARS” system.   […]

JetStream Radio

For almost the last two years, JetStream Radio has provided quality content and a strong community outlet through Flight Unlimited. We worked closely with the Flight Unlimited team to build JetStream Radio and it’s with pleasure that we can announce that TFDi will begin directly running JetStream Radio, effective immediately. As part of their evolution, the […]

Speeding Up Gauge Development

If there’s one thing we try to avoid when working on anything, it’s tediousness. Sometimes it’s as simple as using Notepad to replace all instances of a line of text. In the case of the displays on the 717, we wrote a program to design the gauges visually rather than in code. Why, might you […]