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Boeing launches airplane maintenance iPad apps

09/24/2013, 05:25:22 PM, Posted By Kevin Bostic

Airplane manufacturing giant Boeing is debuting new iOS apps in Europe this week aimed at getting airline mechanics faster access to parts and maintenance information using Apple's iPad.

Briefly: British Airways, Subway UK apps add support for Apple's Passbook

06/06/2013, 04:29:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple's Passbook gained compatibility with two major apps on Tuesday as British Airways updated its boarding pass and travel title to support the coupon and pass management service, while Subway added integration for customers in the UK.

Alaska Airlines adds Apple Passbook support for boarding passes

05/30/2013, 04:00:00 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Alaska Airlines on Thursday updated its official iPhone application to allow customers to access digital boarding passes through Apple's Passbook service.

U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command abruptly cancels iPad 2 order

02/22/2012, 07:38:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

In a surprising announcement, the Air Force Special Operations Command said on Wednesday that it had canceled an order for 2,861 iPad 2 tablets that were slated to be used as electronic flight bags.

FAA grants American Airlines approval to use iPads on all flights [u]

12/13/2011, 06:38:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Six months after receiving approval from the FAA to test of iPads as replacements for traditional paper flight charts, American Airlines is set to be the first major commercial carrier to use Apple's device in all phases of flight.

United Airlines uses 11,000 iPads to take planes paperless

08/23/2011, 12:34:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

United is the latest airline to ditch pilots' paper flight manuals, having announced today that it is distributing 11,000 iPads across all of its Continental and United flight decks.

Delta Airlines now testing Apple iPad as electronic flight bag

08/17/2011, 07:00:00 PM, Posted By Chris Smith

Delta Airlines has started testing iPads as electronic flight bags domestically, in order to evaluate the viability of replacing printed on-board manuals and other information with digital versions and custom iOS applications.

FAA approves use of Apple's iPad as electronic flight bag

07/05/2011, 07:40:00 PM, Posted By Blake Steven

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has authorized a smattering of commercial and charter airlines to replace cumbersome 40-pound paper manuals with iPads, which will instead serve as so-called electronic flight bags for pilots.

American Airlines to save $1.2 million shifting paper flight charts to iPad

06/16/2011, 07:00:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

American Airlines has started a pilot program to test the use of Apple's iPad running a specialized app providing paperless flight navigation charts, a tool it says will save it over a million dollars a year in fuel costs.

Commercial airlines look to Apple's iPad for paperless cockpits

03/07/2011, 09:05:00 AM, Posted By Katie Marsal

With the Federal Aviation Administration granting early approval for the use of the iPad in airplane cockpits, major commercial airline companies like Delta are exploring the possibility of using Apple's touchscreen tablet to ditch paper maps entirely.