ForeFlight released version 4.4 of its flight-planning app for the iPad, which includes a new documents feature that allows pilots to import, maintain and access libraries of reference materials, aircraft manuals, regulatory documents and many other products in PDF, TIFF, PNG, JPG and GIF file formats. Documents can be organized into binders, for example, by tail number or functions, such as training or regulatory.
Business aircraft and helicopter operators can explore the new look and feel of the SkyBooks maintenance tracking and flight operations software at Booth No. C12346. Launched in 2004 and acquired by Bell Helicopter in 2008, SkyBooks recently upgraded its aviation management solutions software with a new graphical interface, easier report access and a faster internal document vault.
AviIT’s eMan technical publication management solution has been chosen for the Sentient Flight Group’s maintenance operation.
Rockwell Collins engineers are hard at work ona top-to-bottom overhaul of NetJets’ information management back office, an effort that Collins said will allow the fractional operator to automate its scheduling, maintenance and document update tasks.