January 20, 2020

Aeronautical Data Systems (ADS) has launched Ergo Blue, a low cost alternative to its Ergo360 app, which was recently added to the FAA's approved technologies for pilots' Electronic Flight Bags (EFBs). With the simple input of two airport identifiers, Ergo Blue provide...

When an over-ocean flight experiences serious problems, knowing the position of seagoing ships could make the difference between a disaster or a survivable accident in the rare case where ditching the airplane becomes necessary. Aeronautical Data Systems (ADS) has just...

January 6, 2020

Aeronautical Data Systems (ADS) has just launched ERGO BLUE, a low-cost alternative to its Ergo360 app, which was added to the FAA’s “approved technologies” for pilots’ Electronic Flight
Bags (EFBs) this Fall. With the simple input of two airport identifiers, ERGO BLUE...

Aeronautical Data Systems (ADS) has received FAA Type B electronic flight bag (EFB) approval for its upgraded search and rescue app, Ergo360, that offers a visual picture of an aircraft’s position relative to airports and ships within its range in the event of an emerg...

August 23, 2019

A Flybe de Havilland Dash 8-400, registration G-FLBC performing flight BE-262 from East Midlands,EN to Edinburgh,SC (UK) with 59 passengers and 4 crew, was climbing out of East Midlands when the crew donned their oxygen masks and initiated an emergency descent at about...

August 14, 2019

A Lufthansa Cityline Canadair CRJ-900, registration D-ACKK performing flight LH-1650 from Munich (Germany) to Sibiu (Romania) with 53 passengers and 4 crew, was enroute at FL390 about 90nm west of Budapest (Hungary) when the crew initiated an emergency descent to FL100...

August 3, 2019

A Lufthansa Airbus A321-200, registration D-AIRW performing flight LH-2515 from Dublin (Ireland) to Munich (Germany), had been dispatched under minimum list equipment requirements with the left pack inoperative and was climbing through FL340 out of Dublin, when the rig...

July 21, 2019

A Republic Airways Embraer ERJ-175 on behalf of American Airlines, registration N101HQ performing flight AA-4599 from Philadelphia,PA to Savannah,GA (USA), was enroute at FL340 about 160nm south of Philadelphia when the crew performed an emergency descent to 10,000 fee...