WxWorx has just updated it’s software. See release notes below
We are pleased to announce the release of version 1.19 of WxWorx on Wings. Two new
data products are displayed and some asked for operational improvements have been
For no additional cost we now depict all Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) areas on the display. The TFR data is continuously displayed graphically and each area can
be interrogated for specific time sensitive information.
Also for no additional cost we now depict Surface Analysis data. This is the location of surface fronts and the centers of the high and low pressure systems. The data is
current and also forecast out to 48 hours.
The display window now supports both portrait and landscape modes and can be
configured for a larger screen resolution.
The manual has been re-done to reflect the enhancements and laid out differently to
assist users in finding needed information quicker.
XmLink has been updated to version 1.24 to fix a time bug and some receiver activation issues.
Â• GPS data from an in panel GPS is now accepted and utilized within the WxWorx on
Wings software display.
Â• We have improved the handling of GPS data. The current working state (acquiring /
valid / invalid) is now indicated. Also the number of satellites in view and in use is
Â• The METAR parsing code has also been corrected to properly reflect VFR, MVFR,
IFR, and LIFR weather states.
Â• The XmLink program has been updated for better interoperability with the XM signal
and improved indications of antenna status.
More information on the on the additions and modifications are also available on the WxWorx
website. The update can be downloaded from the web at: