ForeFlight App

Learn more about the ForeFlight mobile app.

Call 1-844-823-0843 or subscribe online.

ForeFlight App

Learn more about the ForeFlight mobile app.

Call 1-844-823-0843 or subscribe online.

Hardware overview

About the ForeFlight App

With the Garmin GDL 51 and GDL 52 Aviation portable receivers, pilots using an iPad or iPhone with the ForeFlight Mobile app can view SiriusXM Aviation in-flight weather and data delivered via satellite to monitor storm fronts, track lightning strikes, TAFs, METARs, winds and more.

Visit ForeFlight to subscribe or to learn more about the ForeFlight App

The GDL 51 and GDL 52 Aviation receivers deliver SiriusXM Aviation weather, GPS position, and back up attitude (AHRS) to the ForeFlight Mobile app on your iPad or iPhone via Bluetooth.

For additional information, visit foreflight.com

SiriusXM Aviation Packages Compatibility

Pilot for ForeFlight

Pilot Preferred

Pilot Pro

Get a $200 Rebate

With the purchase and subscription activation of an eligible aviation weather receiver.

Get a $200 Rebate

With the purchase and subscription activation of an eligible aviation weather receiver.

Help and Support

Send a Refresh Signal

Haven’t flown in a while? We can send a “wake up” signal to your hardware.

Refresh your hardware

Service Coverage Area

SiriusXM Aviation service is available in the continental United States, southern Canada and coastal regions.

Explore the coverage map.

Need some extra assistance?

Call 1-844-823-0843 or email aviation@siriusxm.ca for personalized help with SiriusXM Aviation. You can also log in to your account if you have account specific issues.

Frequently Asked Questions
How can I temporarily suspend service if I won’t be flying for a while (due to winter weather, maintenance, other)?

You can suspend your SiriusXM Aviation Weather service at no cost for up to 6 months when you are not using it by calling 1-844-823-0843 and asking to suspend.

How often is the SiriusXM Aviation Weather data updated?

SiriusXM Aviation data service elements are updated at multiple rates. Dynamic elements like radar and lightning are updated every 2.5 minutes (twice as fast as ADS-B), while other more stable data elements are updated every 60+ minutes.

Are there any long-term subscription requirements for SiriusXM Aviation Weather?

No. You can subscribe on a month-to-month basis. SiriusXM will bill your credit card monthly in advance, and you may cancel your subscription at any time. There will be a $25 activation fee when you reactivate your service. We also allow customers to “seasonally suspend” service at no charge for up to 6 months.

How much does SiriusXM Aviation weather cost per month?

There are 3 Subscription Service Plan Tiers ranging from $29.99/month to $99.99/Month, plus any applicable activation fee or taxes. You can pay monthly, or annually. The SiriusXM Pilot for ForeFlight service plan is $39.99/month plus any applicable activation fee or taxes.