Air France to equip pilots with iPads

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This week, Air France announced its intention to equip all 4100 of its airline’s pilots with iPads.

Boeing 777 pilots will be the first to receive the iPad, followed by all remaining Air France pilots in the summer of 2013. The new technology will allow pilots to access terminal charts and customized apps, and will replace Air France pilots’ current laptops. The use of the iPad is restricted to ground only.

Air France executives feel the iPad will facilitate communication by giving pilots the ability to electronically draft and dispatch reports at the end of each flight. Pilots will also be able to easily access to Air France’s intranet, complete training courses, review aircraft systems and complete self-service briefings.

(Source: IFALPA weekly newsletter)

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