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2014-07-07 16:20:30

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Aerospace Systems at next week's Farnborough Airshow will showcase a full range of advanced systems for commercial aircraft, rotorcraft and defense applications. The 2014 Farnborough Airshow takes place in Farnborough, UK, July 14 - 20. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). The UTC Propulsion & Aerospace Systems pavilion (OE-3) will be located adjacent to hall one. The centerpiece of the pavilion...

2014-06-30 08:21:22

The national carrier of the Maltese Islands is one of the initial paperless airlines in Europe, following digital transformation ENGLEWOOD, Colo., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Malta, the national carrier of Malta, recently received authorization to operate in a fully digital capacity, using Jeppesen FliteDeck Pro on iPad as its electronic flight bag (EFB) solution. Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, helped Air Malta achieve the significant clearance from...

2014-06-19 08:20:43

Delta Air Lines first to implement across fleet ENGLEWOOD, Colo., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, today introduces its industry-leading FliteDeck Pro electronic flight bag (EFB) solution for Microsoft Windows 8 tablets. Jeppesen FliteDeck Pro helps streamline the use of navigational information for airlines, fractional business jet operators and military fleet programs. Delta Air Lines is equipping 11,000 pilots with FliteDeck...

2014-06-13 08:20:15

Jeppesen EFB services help airline operate more efficiently ENGLEWOOD, Colo., June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Danish Air Transport, a leading regional airline based in Denmark, recently gained authorization from the Danish Transport Authority to operate with Jeppesen FliteDeck Pro as its mobile electronic flight bag (EFB) solution. Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Digital Aviation, provides Danish Air Transport with FliteDeck Pro for Windows to increase operational efficiency. "With...

2014-05-26 12:25:07

OTTAWA, May 26, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced an important change that will benefit travellers flying with Canadian air operators, as well as the aviation industry. Passengers will soon be able to use portable electronic devices such as cameras, electronic games, tablets and computers during all phases of flight. This includes while an aircraft takes off, climbs, descends and lands, provided the device is in non-transmitting, or...

2014-05-14 08:20:46

Jeppesen FliteDeck Pro on iPad to help airline operate more efficiently ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Digital Aviation, and Corendon Airlines recently agreed to a new five-year service contract to integrate Jeppesen's digital navigation and electronic flight bag (EFB) services for the airline. Corendon Airlines, an international charter operator based in Turkey, will increase operational efficiency and eliminate paper-based flight...

2014-04-03 08:20:40

Finding confirms usability of Jeppesen Apps and content on 7.9 inch iPads ENGLEWOOD, Colo., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently issued Jeppesen a letter of operational suitability confirming the form and functionality of iPad mini for use in the cockpit when paired with Jeppesen's electronic flight bag (EFB) solutions. Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Digital Aviation, worked with the FAA Seattle Aircraft Evaluation Group (AEG) to evaluate the...

2014-02-03 08:20:45

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Aerospace Systems at next week's Singapore Airshow will showcase a full range of advanced systems for commercial aircraft and defense applications. The 2014 Singapore Airshow takes place at the Changi Exhibition Center, Singapore on February 11-16. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). The UTC Aerospace Systems pavilion (CD-07) will be located at the beginning of chalet row nearest the exhibit...

Surface Tablets To Replace Flight Bags For Delta Air Lines Pilots
2013-10-01 04:36:20

[ Watch the Video: Pilots Will Take Surface tablets To The Skies ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Delta Air Lines announced on Monday that it would be replacing the reference manuals and maps currently used by the company’s pilots with the newly-announced Microsoft Surface 2 tablets. According to PCMag’s Angela Moscaritolo, the airline is planning to deploy tablets to its 11,000 pilots as part of an effort to eliminate paper flight manuals and navigation...


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