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flight bag

n.
A lightweight flexible piece of luggage with zippered outside pockets.

flight′ bag`


n.
a lightweight shoulder bag designed for carrying sundries aboard an aircraft.
[1940–45]
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During the SwiftBroadband safety evaluation period, the AVIATOR SwiftBroadband system will be used for FANS and CPDLC messaging and will also be used for data transmission in support of Hawaiian Airlines new eFLIE, Electronic Flight Bag program.
carrier American Airlines (OTC: AAMRQ) said it is expanding its iPad Electronic Flight Bag program after becoming the first commercial carrier to receive FAA approval to use the Apple iPad in the cockpit during all phases of flight.
10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Furthering its efforts to advance airspace modernization, American Airlines today announced it is expanding its iPad Electronic Flight Bag program after becoming the first commercial carrier to receive FAA approval to use the Apple iPad in the cockpit during all phases of flight.
A powerful pair of next-generation software suites for Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) operations, content management and configuration control was released today by Flight Deck Resources (FDR), based in Irvine, California.
Honolulu-based Hawaiian Airlines, a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings (Nasdaq: HA), will make use of Inmarsat s SwiftBroadband Safety for Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System, or ACARS, data messages, live electronic flight bag updates and airline operational communication voice and data.
An Electronic Flight Bag replaces the pilot's traditional, heavy flight bag with a light hardware and software package that calculates performance, displays charts, improves taxi positional awareness, provides video flight deck entry surveillance and allows electronic access to documents.
Flight Deck Resources (FDR) has been awarded a contract from Embraer to provide the airframe manufacturer with Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) hardware for their Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 executive jets.
Malaysia Airlines on Friday announced plans to shortly begin using the Lufthansa Systems Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) application suite on its new A330 fleet aircraft.
22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MyGoFlight, a company focused on the iPad In Motion(TM) for aviators, introduced the Flight Bag PLC(TM) series of flight bags, designed from the ground up for the "paperless" cockpit (PLC).
The Federal Aviation Administration (F) recently issued Jeppesen a letter of operational suitability confirming the form and functionality of iPad mini for use in the cockpit when paired with Jeppesen s electronic flight bag (EFB) solutions.
A conventional flight bag full of paper materials contains an average of 12,000 sheets of paper per pilot.
Our customer will begin with the implementation of the IS&S STC and add other features, including Electronic Flight Bag, a dedicated standby flight instrument and an [EICAS], as they become available," ABX Director-Technical Sales Bill Brown said.