MilGPS

MilGPS

By Cascode Labs Pty Ltd

  • Category: Navigation
  • Release Date: 2010-12-01
  • Current Version: 6.5.3
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 23.69 MB
  • Developer: Cascode Labs Pty Ltd
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 521 Ratings

Description

MilGPS is an MGRS/USNG focused premium navigation tool trusted by soldiers, search and rescue personnel and other professional navigators around the world. View your current location and navigate to a waypoint in seconds. Or plan and organize your navigation using the powerful and intuitive mapping and overlay capabilities. FEATURES Display your current location in real time - Cell phone signal not required but will make location fixes faster (maps require a data connection) - Military Grid Reference System (MGRS) & United States National Grid (USNG) (4, 6 8 10 figure grid references supported) - Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) - Latitude/Longitude (degrees, degrees and minutes, degrees minutes seconds supported) - Ordnance Survey National Grid (grid and easting/northing in metres) - Military date time groups for local/zulu time - All info is displayed in large, clear text for easy viewing at all times - Location and navigate screens are fully customisable - choose what info you want to see - Wide variety of datums supported including WGS84, NAD27, OSGB36, AGD66, ED50 - Define up to 3 combinations of datum and location format for location display and waypoint entry Create and navigate to waypoints - Unlimited waypoints (upper limit dependent on device storage and memory) - Enter waypoints from current location, map or using any of the above supported location formats. - Live update of distance/bearing as you enter coordinates (sanity check your grids) - Waypoints are fully editable, and can be sorted by distance or name - "Quick goto" feature for quickly entering grids and navigating to them - accepts shortened MGRS grids. - Receive an arrival indication as you approach your waypoint - Import and export waypoints via the standard GPX file format (routes and tracks not currently supported) Mapping - View current location and waypoints on map, complete with custom smooth scrolling grid overlay (MGRS/USNG/OSNG/UTM) - Choice of Apple or Google maps. - Use the crosshairs to position new waypoints and measure distances/bearings - Choose from standard/satellite/hybrid/blank map type - Grid overlay with labels for grid zones, 100km, 10km, 1km, 100m squares - Map can be set to follow your current location and/or heading. Other features - Simple, intuitive interface that can be operated easily with one hand. - Convert between location formats easily using the add waypoint screen - Supports degrees/mils for angle, with choice of true, magnetic or grid north reference. - Supports feet/metres for altitude - Supports imperial/metric/nautical units for distance Why choose MilGPS over other apps? - MilGPS is under active development and testing (since 2010) - MilGPS is painstakingly crafted by an independent developer - MilGPS emphasises accuracy, simplicity, ease of use and stability Things that aren't in the app (yet): - track recording - offline maps - ability to create routes of multiple waypoints - mapping sources other than Apple and Google maps NOTE: Mapping function requires a data connection. Using GPS will shorten battery life. WARNING: YOUR USE OF MILGPS IS AT YOUR OWN RISK MilGPS is an aid to navigation only and is intended to be used in conjunction with other navigation methods and tools. MilGPS must not be used where relying on MilGPS could result in death, injury or financial loss. This includes use on military operations, live-firing activities, aviation and surveying use. MilGPS is not tested to military specifications and is not endorsed by the military of any nation. MilGPS is not a substitute for military issue equipment. Your use of MilGPS is governed by the standard App Store Licensed Application End User License Agreement.

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Reviews

  • Best mapping app

    5
    By ashton$:$:$:):!.&/'
    Extremely useful for military training. Easy to use and worth it for the $12
  • Good

    5
    By البتار
    Program very good The program is very wonderful of the best programs and the accuracy and clarity of the lack of option 1 Drawing on the map signs and paths and arrows and geometric shapes and continuous lines or intermittent 2 Draw a path behind the cart or walk a foot and become the first competitor
  • Perfect for Land Nav!

    5
    By bohawk
    I love this app! Perfect for military applications.
  • Bill OC

    4
    By BillFedpopop
    The app is very useful and has multiple benefits. Easy graphics and settings Definitely a great tool.
  • Best GPS in App Store

    5
    By 01 - John Q. Public
    This app has so many good features it is hard to summarize. The location and navigation screens are completely customizable display of the fields, location/size and units. (10 stars). The map screen allows you to choose the type of map to display (street / hybrid / satellite). (5 stars) The overlay screen allows you to organize waypoints however the waypoints are difficult to choose to navigate and you must be careful not to accidentally edit/delete the waypoint when selecting to navigate to the point. (3 stars). The settings screen should allow for a default for waypoint navigation screen (e.g. map or navigate screen). (4.9 stars). I have used many of the GPS apps in the App Store. This is the best. A few minor enhancements would make the app perfect. This is a must have app for hikers or navigating in an unfamiliar city.
  • Mi Reseña

    5
    By José Felipe Pedroza Gómez
    Es una aplicación que tiene mucha versatilidad y los mapas que muestra tienen mucha actualidad y detalles suficientes para ubicarnos y navegar con seguridad.
  • Critical field asset

    5
    By Thirty-Third
    Must have app if you are training in the field.
  • Yoyolo1234

    5
    By yoyolo1234
    I have everyone in my unit jealous of the power of this app. I would gladly purchase it again if I had to.
  • Excellent

    5
    By nati12b
    Bought this app a few years ago and still use it daily.
  • The greatest tool I’ve used

    5
    By cedlebeck239
    I have been an army field artillery (HiMARS) For 18 years when you’re constantly moving this is your best friend especially with the satellite imaging and ability to mark points anywhere without having to download Maps and all that this is definitely well worth the money

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