“Flying with your iPad: A Pilots Guide to ADS-B” Hangar Flying

“Flying with your iPad: A Pilots Guide to ADS-B”

Brad Thurow, Appareo Corporation

The world of avionics has been changed greatly over the last several years, bringing technologies from other areas of life into the cockpit. Brad will focus on integration of the iPad into the cockpit and the coupling of smart technology with ADS-B. Appareo is the maker of the Stratus module, which permits on board weather and traffic. He will provide insights into the history of Appareo and products that are available now and a hint of what might lie in the future.

Brad Thurow is the Manager of Solutions Engineering at Appareo. Appareo is the manufacturer of the Stratus ADS-B receiver and a recognized leader in the custom design, development and manufacture of innovative electronic and software solutions for aerospace and agriculture original equipment manufacturers. He attended North Dakota State University where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering. Brad is an active pilot and holds a private pilot certificate. Appareo has kindly become a Platinum Sponsor of the Great Minnesota Aviation Gathering.