Converting to an Electronic Logbook

If you are like many pilots, you have a thick paper logbook full of years of flying.   You may have seen many different electronic pilot logbook options available, but feel it won’t work for you.  You just have too many years of flying to worry about entering all of that data into a computer.

Getting started with a pilot eLog is easier than you think.   This guide will break it down into some basic steps: Continue reading Converting to an Electronic Logbook

Extended Free Trial for CFIs

Pilot Partner is now offering Flight Instructors an extended 6 Month Free Trial of Pilot Partner & the CFI Dashboard.   The normal free Trial is 60 days.

How to Claim Extended Free Trial

areyouacfiWhen you sign up for your free trial of Pilot Partner, you will be asked if you are a Flight Instructor.   If you say yes, you will need to enter your CFI Certificate # and your CFI Expiration date.

This will automatically enable the extended free trial and enable the Pilot Partner CFI Dashboard. Continue reading Extended Free Trial for CFIs

Aviation Training Dashboard

New Way to Track Student Training

The Aviation Training Dashboard is a new way to track a student’s progress through a training program.  Whether it is a Private Pilot or Instrument course, the Training Dashboard makes tracking the skills required simple and easy.

You can even create your own custom training program or use this dashboard to track any progress you want. Continue reading Aviation Training Dashboard

Changing How CFI’s Log Student Flights

Pilot Partner CFI Dashboard

Spring of 2016, Pilot Partner release the new CFI Dashboard as a tool integrated into the Electronic Pilot Logbook App.   This allows a Certified Flight Instructor the ability to link their eLogbook to their student’s eLogbook.   Seems simple enough, but what does this actually do for the student and the instructor? Continue reading Changing How CFI’s Log Student Flights

Auto Create Flights with FlightAware

Pilot Partner is excited to announce our integration with FlightAware to automatically create flights in your Electronic Pilot Logbook.    We will even grab a screenshot of the FlightAware tracking map and attach it to your Flight’s Image Gallery.

Automatically Imported from FlightAware into Pilot Partner

Pilot Partner has consumed the FlightAware’s API to read the flights of those tail numbers that you wish to subscribe to.  With this integration your flights will show if one of the two conditions have been met:

  1. You fly on an IFR Flight Plan
  2. Your aircraft is ADS-B Out Equipped

Continue reading Auto Create Flights with FlightAware