Russia´s Transaero Airline has been authorized by Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia, to use Apple iPads as electronic flight bag (EFB) Class 2 on Boeing 747-400s. EFB Class 2 allows the use of an iPad in all phases of flight. The carrier uses the UTC Aerospace Systems aircraft interface device (AID). The tablet interface modules (TIM) works with the AID allowing the user’s tablet to perform as an EFB and access an array of key aircraft avionics data such as GPS ...

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