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Jeppesen Mobile FliteDeck VFR update to ForeFlight Mobile FAQ
Created Date:
Jun 2019
Article ID:
000005150
Version:
4
Environment:
Windows
Document Type(s):
Info
Related Products: Mobile FliteDeck VFR
1. Will Jeppesen replace Mobile FliteDeck VFR?
A: Jeppesen and ForeFlight portfolio leaders evaluated the capabilities of both ForeFlight Mobile and Jeppesen Mobile FliteDeck VFR. It was determined the best path forward for our customers is to replace Mobile FliteDeck VFR with ForeFlight Mobile.

2. When will Jeppesen announce the Mobile FliteDeck VFR migration? How will it be announced?
A: An email communication was sent on June 12 to all of our current Mobile FliteDeck VFR customers explaining that ForeFlight Mobile will replace Mobile FliteDeck VFR. We will also use monthly newsletters, a web page and a support page to communicate further updates.
Resource links are as follows: 3. Is Jeppesen planning to sunset Mobile FliteDeck VFR?
A: Jeppesen will replace Mobile FliteDeck VFR application on December 31, 2019 and will be succeeded by the ForeFlight Mobile application. ForeFlight applications have transformed flying and made lasting impacts on aviation safety. This, combined with Boeing’s deep OEM experience and global network, allows us to offer you unprecedented products with a broader set of features and several long-awaited functionalities.

4. What happens to my Mobile FliteDeck VFR subscription if it ends before December 31, 2019?
A: You have two options.
  • Extend your current subscription as is until December 31, 2019.
or
  • Activate ForeFlight Mobile by October 31, 2019 and receive a 10% discount on the purchase of any ForeFlight annual subscription plan.
5. What if my subscription ends after December 31, 2019?
A: You automatically receive ForeFlight Mobile with the Performance Plus plan, as well as Jeppesen VFR Terminal Charts effective January 1, 2020 until the end-date of your Mobile FliteDeck VFR subscription.

No matter which option applies to you, we invite you to take advantage of the free 60-day ForeFlight Mobile trial (foreflight.com/vfr60) before October 31. The trial includes:
  • Full access to ForeFlight Mobile Performance Plus plan with Europe region coverage
  • Jeppesen VFR Terminal Charts with full European coverage
  • Receive a 10% discount on the purchase of any ForeFlight annual subscription plan when activated by October 31, 2019.
6. Will some of the functionality that I’m used to in Mobile FliteDeck be incorporated into ForeFlight Mobile? If so, when?
A: Jeppesen and ForeFlight portfolio teams have been working together to identify the key Mobile FliteDeck VFR features and functionalities to incorporate in future releases of ForeFlight Mobile. This will occur for the remainder of 2019 as well as future releases. To date, the following features, functionalities and data solutions have been identified as a priority to be incorporated in the next update of ForeFlight Mobile:
  • GAFOR
  • Airspace Alerts
  • Graphical NOTAMS
  • Basemap enhancements
7. Will the Ning page still be available?
A: This page will remain available until December 31, 2019.

8. Will the Mobile FliteDeck VFR app be available on the App Store?
A: The Mobile FliteDeck VFR app will only be available until December 31, 2019 at which time it will be removed.

We sincerely appreciate your business. Please don’t hesitate to contact us should you have any further questions.

Your Jeppesen Team
Fra-services@jeppesen.com

Foreflight Team
team@foreflight.com
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