MilGPS

MilGPS

By Cascode Labs Pty Ltd

  • Category: Navigation
  • Release Date: 2010-12-01
  • Current Version: 6.5.1
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 23.50 MB
  • Developer: Cascode Labs Pty Ltd
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 443 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

  • What a Great App

    5
    By planetrobert
    I love it, easy to use and customizable for how you use it. Some features are not super untuitive but I love the features and power of this app. I would like to see multiple navigation screens so I could have different setups for foot travel vs car vs etc...
  • offline

    1
    By رضاي راضي از اپ
    when i bought this app,support offline maps.now does not.please fix it
  • Solid app dependable imagery

    5
    By Kicks Konservator
    Would recommend for land navigation as well as various hunting and fishing needs
  • Military? You need this!

    5
    By Zog117
    Excellent app. If you need 10 digit grids... this is exactly what you need. WORTH EVERY PENNY!
  • Great app for mil reference

    4
    By 82cog
    Use this app frequently.
  • Great but need something

    5
    By DrewG318
    It would be great to be able to have offline maps. So when I don’t have service.
  • The best

    5
    By Biathlon11
    An amazing program... I have not found better!
  • Best app I’ve never needed.

    5
    By Spectre 511
    Until I joined the military I didn’t need anything like this but wow this has made my life easier. Quick grids when needed, reference points for locations, easy sharing to any other app; this app has it all. But now I use it to go off the trail exploring as well, and it’s effortless.
  • Awesome

    5
    By BarJude875
    Takes time to use, but has saved my squad and I more than once when our DAGR crapped out.
  • Needs a low light option

    4
    By bserbicki
    The app needs a low light option. Probably all red light and limit access to imagery in such a mode. Also, it would be great if it could cash maps/imagery for offline use. Other then those two suggestions this is a solid app!

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