British Airways has become the first airline to get the go-ahead to use Boeing’s Electronic Logbook (ELB) to eliminate paper technical logs on its 787 Dreamliner fleet. The carrier secured operational approval from the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to use ELB, which runs on the aircraft’s Electronic Flight Bag and onboard server system, to collect flight data and crew-observed fault input, sharing that information with ground-based technicians and maintenance systems while ...

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