Jeppesen FliteDeck Pro electronic flight bag tools will continue to enhance pilot decision making through a renewed agreement that includes digital charting and navigation information, Airport Moving Map capabilities on both iPad and front-panel avionics that increase situational awareness on the ground, and Tailored Map services that provide en route chart
capabilities enhanced with Delta specific data.
That route is depicted on the en route chart
shown below in blue, with the direct route in magenta.
Pilots using ForeFlight spend the majority of their time with a sectional or IFR en route chart
as the background, over which they see their aircraft, route, weather and more.
The idea is that a sighted person is driving the car and the blind man is the navigator who is navigating with the help of a route chart
which is given to him in Braille.
On Saturday, actress Ameesha Patel and Congress leader Rajiv Shukla had to wait at the airport's lounge for about two hours because the pilots of the chartered helicopters didn't get the route chart
. All the air routes were already taken up by the aircraft in which the BJP and SP leaders were flying.
The deal may yet be sunk on safety grounds by our Department of Transport, which wants reports on pollution dangers, a route chart
and contingency plans for an emergency.
AIRLI isn't on the en route chart
, so it can't be used for sole pilot navigation.
Flipping to the en route chart
page, I couldn't seem to find the VOR frequency or the correct intersection.
An IFR en route chart
is published every 56 days, and similar changes can affect its accuracy.
Meanwhile, the low altitude en route chart
at bottom dispenses with the topographical clutter but does a much better job recommending safe altitudes for flights passing through the area.
The top image above is an EFB screen-shot showing excerpts from the ILS Runway 11 approach plate at KSBP and the pertinent low-altitude en route chart