The Model IT-04A GPS Navigation Trainer with Moving Map is a valuable hands-on training system that allows the students to explore the functionalities offered by modern GPS navigation systems. The bright 7-inch diagonal highdefinition sunlight-readable display makes detailed mapping easy to see;you can even view an entire approach plate on the large-format display. For easy operation, the bezel around the screen includes soft keys and a joystick control. And with a fast 5 Hz GPS update rate, the rendering of graphics and flight data is smooth and continuous.
The display has Class 1/Class 2 electronic flight bag (EFB) capability. When in IFR map mode, the victor airways, jet routes, minimum enroute altitude and leg distance, can be displayed.
The system offers Enhance Situational Awareness through several using on a high-resolution terrain page showing hazards relative to the altitude and a vertical profile of terrain along the route of flight. It comes with a builtin Jeppesen database, and an Americas, Atlantic or Pacific terrain database.Using this information, the system displays flight route over contour terrain mapping. With information from the terrain database, it monitors the current position in relation to surrounding terrain to provide alerts. The user can even customize the minimum clearance levels to receive terrain cautions.The display also comes with a realistic “view from space” satellite imagery basemap.