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Update for iOS Mobile App Released

Version 1.5.0 has been released for iOS devices. This release primarily addresses stability issues in the app. You can find the update in the Apple Store.


April 10, 2017, iOS
ICAO Filing Requirement Delayed to June

The FAA ICAO requirement has been delayed to early June 2017 pending additional testing with all the parties involved with this transition. We will provide additional updates as they are made available.


March 31, 2017, General
Four Airports to Get Additional TAF Hours

Effective June 13, 2017, 1800 GMT, the validity period for Terminal Aerodrome Forecast (TAF ) will extend from 24 hours to 30 hours for Sun Valley, ID (KSUN), and Bozeman MT (KBZN). Effective June 29, 2017, at 1800 GMT, TAFs will extend from 24 hours to 30 hours for Las Vegas, NV (KLAS), and Phoenix, […]


We Have Moved

DUATS Operations has moved from Chantilly Virginia to Falls Church Virginia. Your DUATS service will continue to operate as it always has and you can continue to reach our web site through www.duats.com and phone support at 1-800-345-3828. Our new address is: 3170 Fairview Park Dr. Falls Church, Virginia 22042.


February 21, 2017, General
ICAO Filing Requirements

The FAA ICAO requirement for filing of flight plans will go into effect on March 28th, 2017. As always DUATS will be here for all your flight planning, weather and flight plan filing needs and will make this transition to ICAO is as simple as possible – you will not need to refer to a user guide when […]


February 21, 2017, General
ICAO Filing Requirement Delayed

The FAA ICAO requirement for filing of flight plans has been delayed until late March (exact date will be posted when available). This is a change from the January 23rd 2017 date. As always DUATS will be here for all your flight planning, weather and flight plan filing needs and will make this transition to ICAO is as […]


December 7, 2016, General
What The New Rules Say About Light Drones And Who Can Fly Them

  The new rule applies to drones that weigh less than 55 pounds and that are flown for commercial purposes. The rule does not apply to non-commercial (hobbyist) operations. They will continue to be conducted under rules that will now be contained in FAR Part 101. Commercial operators can apply for an exemption to the […]


October 25, 2016, Uncategorized
ICAO FLIGHT PLANS ARE COMING TO THE FAA

The FAA intends do away with the FAA domestic format for filing flight plans and going strictly to the ICAO format throughout the NAS (Jan 23rd 2017).  By using DUATS several things will happen to assist you in this transition. All domestic stored flight plans will be automatically transitioned to ICAO for you. DUATS leads […]


August 24, 2016, General