To help in choosing charts with the Download function in Avare, here are the FAA Chart Maps showing the coverage area of each chart for Sectionals and WACs. Note that TAC coverage areas named for the Class B cities they cover, are shown in purple on the Sectional index maps. You may want to download all of these FAA Chart Maps so you can view them offline on your Android device using an image viewer app such as Gallery.
Above is an Index map of continental U.S. Sectional charts. Because the version of this map on the FAA website is very difficult to read, we’ve scanned it from the cover of the paper 28 JUN 2012 LA Sectional chart.
Below is an Index map of continental U.S. WAC charts, from the FAA website. Notes: WAC charts cover large areas of Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. In the WAC list of Avare’s Download screen we have added the two-letter state codes for the largest portion of each U.S. state that’s covered in that FAA WAC. For example:
As you can see in the FAA Chart Map below, CF-16 covers only the western (largest) portion of MT. When choosing WACs for download, we suggest you consult the FAA Chart Map to find the exact WAC area you want.
Below is the WAC chart index map for Alaska, also covering the West coast of Canada and part of Russia.
Below is the Index map of Alaska U.S. Sectional charts, also covering western Canada and the tip of Russia in detail.