FA-18 Marine Aviator

September 16th, 2011 2 comments

Newly released to the iPhone and iPod Touch. This app is a fully functional 3D flight simulator of a FA-18 Hornet with Multi Function Displays, HUD and Enhanced Voice Messaging Unit (EVMU) . Hands On Throttle And Stick(HOTAS) Layout puts all vital controls at you finger tips, keeping you focused on flight, no more scrolling in-flight menus.…


August 27th, 2011 No comments

Have you ever wondered what a particular sign signifies on an airport taxi way, or what the marshaller who is frantically waving at you is trying to tell you? Well this app is for you!

It provides explanations for the common signs, symbols and markings to be found around airports.  The graphics used are bright and very accurately replicate the signs being explained.  …


August 4th, 2011 No comments

GearUp is quite a simple little app with just a small selection of features, the thing is though, they are all very useful little tools cannily the author has managed to identify the stuff that might not be readily available in our heads, but we just need every now and again.

For example, we all know how to read METARs, we read them everyday but I have lost count of the amount METAR decoders there are available on the App Store.  …

Logten Pro for Mac

June 30th, 2011 No comments

Maintaining a Pilot Logbook is a complete pain in the ***. When I was learning to fly, the first thing that would do upon returning from a flight would be to diligently update my logbook.  I would then add up my hours to see how close I was to the next licence milestone.

Fast forward a few years to earlier on this year and I was wondering where that initial enthusiasm had disappeared to.…

iFlyJobs Pilot Recruitment

June 18th, 2011 No comments

iFlyJobs is a pilot recruitment iPhone App allowing airline pilots to search worldwide aviation job listings. The jobs can be filtered by location, position and aircraft type.

The app seems to have a good selection of jobs from around the world and is fast loading and simple to use. To view the details of a position you must register your details via the app.…