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Old 03-01-11, 12:12 PM   #1
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FAA Approves Ipads for Electronic Charts

http://www.cnn.com/2011/TECH/innovat...ex.html?hpt=T2

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Old 03-01-11, 01:26 PM   #2
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wow, what a horrible idea. I'd much rather they have a purpose-built device that ONLY does maps. Aren't aircraft systems supposed to be engineered with redundancy for safety? Spill hot coffee on your laminated map and you can still read it. Not so much with your iPad.
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Can you play MS Flight Simulator on that thing?
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Old 03-01-11, 02:14 PM   #6
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Paper sectionals are way more fun.
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