Apps of the Week

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Now taking off: Helicopter apps

Apps of the week | 2014, 05 13

Helicopter apps are in the forefront this week, with ones that promote safety and offer rotorcraft comparisons.

Logging in with logbook apps

Apps of the week | 2014, 05 06

One of the first items you receive when you begin your flying lessons is a logbook, and it's a treasured item throughout your years of flying. Many have a hardbound book to log their flights and track their progress. But thanks to smartphones and tablets, that task can be done digitally.

Vox populi: Members share their favorite apps

Apps of the week | 2014, 04 28

In the spirit of the song “Give the people what they want,” this week AOPA highlights five apps that members swear by. They do everything from providing timely information on fixed-base operators to helping with navigational tasks.

Apps automate weight and balance process

Apps of the week | 2014, 04 21

Calculating weight and balance is an important task for pilots. AOPA members share their personal favorite weight-and-balance apps.

Developers offer aviation app updates

Apps of the week | 2014, 04 14

Jeppesen’s Mobile FliteDeck VFR for iPad has been expanded; iFly GPS is now available on Android platforms; and iFlightPlanner 2.0, FltPlanGo, and FlightPro have all been updated.

Checklist apps? Check

Apps of the week | 2014, 04 04

Five apps offer customizable aircraft checklists.

General apps handle specific tasks

Apps of the week | 2014, 03 24

Take a look at five apps that cover a bit of everything, from measuring wind speeds and G forces to serving as a flight data recorder.

Flight planning apps offer pilots help

Apps of the week | 2014, 03 17

As more flight planning tasks become automated, pilots can choose from dozens of apps to help them prepare for a flight.

Wrangle the weather with these five apps

Apps of the week | 2014, 03 08

Take a look at five apps designed to help pilots check and track the weather.

Developers offer app, mobile website updates

Apps of the week | 2014, 03 03

Developers provide updates on aviation apps and mobile websites that handle the FAR/AIM, FBO fuel price checks, flight planning, and eAPIS.