Getting the flight IGC files into the scoring office

There is a number of ways how to get the flights into the search folders.

Upload via API

Oudie connected to Oudie Live will upload the flight directly to the scoring office. Other applications and instruments can use the same Soaring Spot API to upload the flight (if you are a developer feel free to contact us so we can help you get this feature implemented.

IGC Mail

Some competitions have a dedicated Email address which they use to get the flights from the competitors. You can either manually download the flights from that email address to your Flight search folders or you can use a small free tool written by Naviter which will scan your emails for attachments and download all IGC files. The tool is “IGC Mail” and can be downloaded from 
http://www.naviter.com/products/seeyou-competition/

Gmail is improving their security policies to make it harder to login to an account. There is a workaround for this by creating an “App password” in your account. Please read instruction here about how to create an App Password for IGC Mail:
https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/185833?hl=en

Uploading through a Web page

You can create your own web page either online or on your intranet to upload flights to your scoring computers.

Updated on June 17, 2022

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