Airplane Passenger Seat Mounts for iPads and Tablets

So I’m on my way to Florida on a United Airlines flight when panic sets in.  There’s no DirecTV or WiFi.  Out of the thousands of planes that United Airlines has in their fleet, I got stuck on the one without any entertainment installed.  I can’t possibly talk to my wife this long and my iPhone doesn’t have any games or movies installed.  This is going to be the most boring three hours of my life.  This is how I discovered the necessity for good airplane passenger seat mounts. If only I was better prepared.  I vowed to never let this … Read more…

Aviation Apps and Mounts for Pilots

Digital Charts.  Each day, apps are developed that make tablets even more useful.  Finally, a way to remove the burden of carrying a phonebook of paper charts.  Your iPad or Android tablet can function quite nicely with the advent of digital charts.  Applications like ForeFlight Mobile is free to download but then prepare to fork over $75 – $150 per year for digital chart subscriptions.  You can also use your tablet for weather reporting, check lists, and for email if stuck on the ground. While I am not an expert on aviation, I have thrown up on many small planes, so … Read more…