Your digital weatherman
Your XLS+ will give you instant, accurate and up-to-date weather information for your flight path via the XM WX Satellite Weather® Data Service. This long-range, comprehensive weather detection system provides sharp situational awareness for both pilots and copilots.
With upgraded software, pilots can view satellite imagery with NEXRAD overlays, see Temporary Flight Restrictions (FSR) both in graphical and textual formats, view winds aloft and view cloud-to cloud lightning with strikes data refreshed every five minutes. Images and data are available at any altitude and are processed through a receiver supplied on a Head-Up Display (HUD) technologies which are then stored in the file server unit (FSU) for immediate access.