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Graphical Forecasts for Aviation (GFA) will become operational in April

Effective April 13, 2017, the experimental Graphical Forecasts for Aviation (GFA) produced by the NWS Aviation Weather Center (AWC) will transition to operational status. As you may have heard, the GFA was created in response to a formal request by the FAA to discontinue production of the textual Area Forecasts (FA).  632 more words


Flying without Paper Charts

I recently gave a presentation about flying RNAV procedures at the Northwest Aviation Conference. As usual, I asked how many pilots in the audience were using tablets like iPads in the cockpit. 671 more words


EFBs Don’t Matter

Once upon a time (2003), the Internet was full of jokes about the iPad. Just the name, containing the word “Pad” gave way to innumerable memes (disclaimer: one was mine). 419 more words

Flight Operations

Global Electronic Flight Bag Market by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2021

MarketStudyReport.com adds “Global Electronic Flight Bag Market by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2021” new report to its research database. The report spread across 119 pages with table and figures in it. 413 more words

Aerospace And Defence

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Electronic Flight Bag.

Technology integration in the cockpit.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.asianairlines-airports.com

I have scooped this photo to show where I would hope to be with my career in the next few years. 53 more words


Airbus Selects Inmarsat SwiftBroadband-Safety for Cockpit Communications

Airbus has selected Inmarsat SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) service for cockpit communications on its A320 and A330 aircraft families.

Inmarsat credits the size, weight and cost of its equipment for earning this latest Airbus contract. 240 more words

Aviation Matters

Battling the Attraction of Distraction

No pilot is immune from the potentially fatal attraction of distraction, especially when it comes to dealing with technology.

From FAA Safety Briefing May-June 2016. Just sharing! 2,765 more words

Human Factors