Maps and elevation files are preinstalled with AIR³. However, as maps are large files, the 16 Gb of AIR³ doesn’t allow to pre-install all the maps you may want. Additionaly, you may be willing to keep enough free space for your favorite android apps. You can free up memory by removing some pre-installed maps. You can use a SD card to extend the memory capacity. Optionnaly with AIR³, you can purchase a 32 Gb SD-card with pre-installed country maps. 4 main regions are available as optional item for AIR³: Europe, Asia, Americas, Russia/Africa.
Thanks to the elevations, you can get a lot of information while flying: altitude above the ground, contour lines displayed on the map, vertical view.
Check our Video tutorial “Maps and elevation” to learn more about how to manage elevation files.
You can easily get maps directly from internet and place the new map file in the right folder (XCTrack/Map/RoadMap). If you don’t want to bother with this download each time you travel to another country and keep a large free space you can purchase an optional 32 Gb SD-card. 4 flavors are available: