June 26, 2020

An app update from ADS includes automatic data population, standardised ETP analysis, flight route waypoint overlay display, split-screen capability and timed updates showing the latest vessel position.

Aeronautical Data Systems has released the latest update of its Erg...

The Ergo 360 iOS app developed by Aeronautical Data Systems (ADS) is now available in Version 6.2 and one of its key changes is populating flight plan data automatically to make it easier to incorporate equal time point (ETP) information.

“The flight planning features w...

June 16, 2020

Aeronautical Data Systems (ADS) has just released the latest update (v6.2) of its Ergo360 mapping app, which provides a visual picture of an aircraft’s position relative to airports and ships within its fuel and oxygen ranges.  Following its addition to the FAA-approve...

June 6, 2020

ForeFlight yesterday released an updated version of its ForeFlight Mobile electronic flight bag app, adding a long-asked-for feature: iOS multitasking. This allows users to run two multitasking-capable apps side by side on an iPad, with full functionality for each app....

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...

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