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iBal is a dedicated Helicopter weight and balance app for iPhone. Designed from the ground up for professional and private helicopter pilots, it provides for quick and easy entry of loads and checks against type-specific weight, lateral and longitudinal CG limits, load station limits etc..Features:Many types supported: Robinson R22 Beta, BetaII, Alpha, HP, R44, R44 II Agusta A109AII Agusta A109E Agusta A119 and AW119 MK II Agusta-Westland AW139 Bell 205A-1 and 205A-1 with STC SH5977NM Bell 206B3 Jet Ranger Bell 206L Long Ranger (L, L1, L3, and L4 models) Bell 212 Bell 407 Bell 412 Bell 429 Schweizer/Hughes 269C/300C Eurocopter AS350BA, B2 and B3 Squirrel Eurocopter AS355 N, NP, F1 and F2 twin Squirrel Eurocopter AS365 N1 and N2 Dauphin Eurocopter BK117 C-1 Eurocopter EC120B Colibri Eurocopter EC130 B4 Eurocopter EC135 P2 Eurocopter EC155 B1 Enstrom 280FX Enstrom 480B Boeing CH-47 Chinook Cabri G2 MD500D (Model 369D) MD530F-Plus (369FF) MD600N MBB105 LS A3 Schweizer 333 (also known as Schweizer Model 269D Config A) Sikorsky S-76A,A+,A++ Sikorsky S-76B and C Sikorsky S-76C++ Sikorsky UH-61A,L Blackhawk See http://www.iwizwheel.com/Site/iBal.html for detailed list of supported types and configurations.Add any number of your own aircraft, including preconfigured loads and photos of your own aircraft.Send completed CG Solutions (including manifest) and CG graphs to any email address (iPhone OS 3.0 and internet connection required)Configurable BEW, empty longitudinal and lateral arms and photo for your own aircraft (from camera or photo roll where supported).Easy entry and adjustment of passengers, fuel, cargo and suspended loads.Displays CG for loaded and empty fuel, critical fuel loads with and without suspended loads.Detects and displays weight, longitudinal and lateral CG problems. Displays available load until limits will be exceeded.Displays weights, arms and CG solutions in graphical and tabular formats, with problem alerts.Support for optional Passenger names and Flight Details which appear on the CG solution spreadsheet and are transmitted when Send tapped. This supports proposed new FAA rules requiring FAR Part 135 (Air Taxi) Operators to manifest every flight stage and require it be transmitted back to base.Support for Predefined Loads: a user definable list of commonly carried loads and their weights. Useful for EMS staff lists, oil rig personnel lists, common cargo items etc. List of predefined loads can be accessed from the load edit page to automatically enter the weight and description. The list can be customised to include any number of your own personnel names or freight descriptions plus the weight of each. Predefined loads can be added or removed from your list at any time, and will not be lost when you update iBal.Loads can be entered in your choice of suitable unit: kg, lbs, USGals, litres, stones (also fuel % in applicable types).Supports iPhone gestures: Drag passengers and cargo between stations Flick cargo and passengers off Zoom and scroll floorplans, graphs and load sheetsAircraft-specific Custom Load Stations, allowing you to add new or non-standard loading positions to your own aircraft.Displays helpful loading data, limits and hintsAlert sounds (which can be disabled in Settings) and vibration for bad solutions for easy in-flight use.Configurable fuel SGs
What's new in this version:
- Added Sikorsky S-76A,A+,A++ (with SN >= 760364 or with kit 76070-20100), in standard seating configuration, with Aux fuel tanks and hook, with the kind assistance of Tim Fix.- Added AS 365 N2 Dauphin in 8 and 12 seat configurations with the kind assistance of Nathan Scard.- Added Schweizer 333 (also known as Schweizer Model 269D Config A) in 60 and 73 gal tank configurations. With the kind assistance of Dino Janser.- Added Agusta-Westland AW139 in 12 and 15 seat, and with standard and auxiliar... See all new features »