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March 19, 2013
By Benét J. Wilson
Going through a checklist before taking to the skies and during flight is a must. In the past, pilots relied on paper/laminated checklists, but with the advent of smartphones and tablets, checklists have become digital. This week, AOPA highlights five checklist apps recommended by members. These are not endorsements of any app.
I’m running short of Android apps, so please send me your recommendations here. I’m also still looking for fuel, FBO/services apps, along with pitches from aviation apps developers. The complete list of apps I’ve reviewed since October 2012 is in AOPA’s online archive.
Aircraft Components and Gear,
Aircraft and Avionics,
Pilot Gear and Services,
NetJets has added a new safety feature to its long-range fleet: a doctor who is always in.
Five aviation apps developers make their pitch to AOPA members.
When a spouse rolls his or her eyes at the notion of another flight around the patch, here's a reward for your most adoring—and least judgmental—substitute passenger.
AOPA thanks our members for their continued support in protecting the freedom to fly.