Stratus

Stratus 2 with ForeFlightStratus turns your iPad into the ultimate tool for pilots, delivering subscription-free weather, ADS-B traffic, GPS position and attitude information—all from a wireless receiver that fits in your pocket. Stratus features more than eight hours of battery life, an easy one-button operation and seamless integration with the industry-leading ForeFlight Mobile application.

Subscription-free in-flight weather

View in-flight weather on your iPad, including NEXRAD radar, METARs, TAFs, TFRs, AIRMETs, SIGMETs, NOTAMs and more. And still no subscription fees—ever.

Built-in AHRS

Stratus includes a complete Attitude Heading Reference System (AHRS) for supplemental attitude information in the cockpit. It aligns itself automatically, so you can just turn it on and fly. It’s available in ForeFlight Mobile (in a split-screen option), or you can download the free Stratus Horizon app from the Apple App Store and view a backup attitude indicator, GPS groundspeed and altitude on your iPhone or iPad.

Note: AHRS data provided by Stratus should be used for supplemental purposes only. Stratus is not certified for IFR operations.

Dual-band ADS-B traffic

Stratus includes a dual-band (978 MHz and 1090 MHz) ADS-B receiver and displays traffic information right on the ForeFlight Mobile Maps page. See your aircraft’s relative altitude, climb/descent rate and projected track.
How ADS-B traffic works.
How traffic will appear on ForeFlight Mobile.

Terrain from ForeFlight

WAAS GPS unlocks track up and terrain

With the built-in WAAS GPS receiver, Stratus allows you to view moving maps, track up displays and high-resolution terrain maps in ForeFlight Mobile. The smart GPS locks on fast and typically provides 1 meter accuracy.

8-hour battery

Even with all these features, Stratus remains totally wireless. With its 8-hour battery life, you can fly all day without bringing along a charging cable. Just turn on Stratus and go flying.

ForeFlight logoBuilt for ForeFlight

Stratus is the only ADS-B receiver that works with ForeFlight Mobile, aviation’s most popular app. That’s because Stratus was designed to integrate with the app, so you can view complete information right from the moving map page.

Stratus ADS-B

Designed, tested and built in the USA

Stratus is built by pilots like you. It’s engineered, tested and manufactured in the United States, ensuring you receive the best-made, most reliable ADS-B receiver on the market.

Note:

ADS-B coverage varies by location and altitude; view the coverage map. Coverage is not available outside the United States.

Shop Now

Buy now in the Appareo Web Store, or visit Sporty’s Pilot Shop. Also, be sure to check out Stratus Accessories.

Product Specs

  • Requires ForeFlight Mobile app.
  • Requires an iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch. Reference
  • ForeFlight’s iPad buying guide to ensure your iOS device will be compatible.
  • Comes with charging cable and 110V wall plug; charging cable works with all 2.0 amp cigarette lighter plugs as well. Also includes dash mount, carrying bag and Stratus Pilot’s Guide.
  • Physical Dimensions: 2.6″ w by 6″ d by 1.25″ h, weighs 9.7 oz. Made in USA.
  • Stratus II Pilot’s Guide