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Best Logbook applications

If you’re looking for Logbook apps that will make your flight experience much better, here are the 5 best apps for your iPhone, iPad, or Android device.

Now, the apps are displayed based on their ranking in “QUALITY“.

If you’re looking for Logbook apps that will make your flight experience much better, here are the 5 best apps for your iPhone, iPad, or Android device.

Now, the apps are displayed based on their ranking in “VALUE“.

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ForeFlight Mobile EFB

FREE;  In-App Purchases: Basic USA, 1 Year – $74.99; Pro USA, 1 Year – $149.99; 

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89

Impact Score

93

Quality Score

66

Value Score

The ForeFlight Mobile EFB is only one of the many built-in features included in the popular ForeFlight flight planning app. ForeFlight Mobile EFB makes managing your flight logs much more effective as you are already provided many charts and maps, weather data, flight planning info and in-flight situational awareness. Logbook features a web-based import tool that allows you to pull data into the iOS app with a couple of taps, plus a number of smart quick-fill buttons and fast automatic entry. All these features are designed to help you keep your logbook up-to-date in a manner as automated as possible. ForeFlight Mobile EFB provides an option to configure all data fields just the way you want them. The app makes it easy to turn individual logbook fields on and off as you see fit. You also get an option to attach an unlimited number of images to flight entries, including aircraft profiles, certificates, endorsements and so much more.Make sure to keep a copy of your pilot certificate as well – just in case you’d lose it.

Pilot Logbook International

FREE; In-App Purchases: Pilot Logbook PRO – $16.99; Pilot Logbook Half Price – $7.99

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Visibility

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Impact Score

79

Quality Score

84

Value Score

Ease of use is at the very core of everything Flygo creates, and Pilot Logbook International is no exception. Designed to be both simple and intuitive – you can insert your flight history from your previous logbook with just a swipe of your finger. The application comes with a built-in auto-filter function, so you won’t waste your time typing. The system will remember all your specifications and fill them for you automatically. Intelligent search allows you to search your history easily, list and order your flights by any aspects you choose. FlyGo makes it easier than ever for pilots to manage their flight logs, track their trips, flights, deadheads, reserve and keep duties on standby and export data in a variety of formats. FlyGo provides more modules at a far lower price than any other capable logbook app. Flying is easier on FlyGo’s Logbook – the experience starts just as soon as you turn it on.

ADPL – Airline Pilot Logbook

FREE; ADPL Pro Version: $12.99/30d, $39.99/3mo, $79.99/6mo, $129.99/y

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Visibility

67

Impact Score

77

Quality Score

58

Value Score

ADPL is a real All in One tool. Pilot logbook, comprehensive up to the minute legality calculations with complete 14 CFR Part 117 coverage, duty time management, crew tracking, schedule importing, automatic resume generation, alerts, and much more. It contains several modules, like Advanced Commute tools, Comprehensive Flight Search, Automatic Check Schedule system. There is a fully customizable UI where you can add and remove widgets and the whole app is syncing your flight data to the cloud so you don’t have to backup manually. There are some iOS integrated alerts which help you with duty status, equipment changes, and other important duty events. The interface has a weather map with route of flight, weather radar, and FAA alert overlays including real time weather information for any airfield. The developers are updating the app regularly and they welcome any sugesstions or ideas.

Safelog

FREE – 1 Year: $44.99

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Visibility

58

Impact Score

67

Quality Score

68

Value Score

Safelog is fully compatible with USA FAA regulations, EASA-FCL, UK CAP 407, Transport Canada, CASA Australia, DGAC, and many other common aviation authorities worldwide. Safelog is currently the only eLogbook system that provides you with a true logbook view on all iOS devices – a massive plus in terms of usability. The application also provides an airport database containing over 70,000+ records, Duty and Block time logging for airline pilots, schedule import from major airline systems, logging solutions for expenses and income, 100 high quality PDF reports and logbook printouts, built in currency and aeronautical experience analysers and much mor. The app features three ways to capture signatures: you can use the built-in signature pad, use its direct camera support to scan signed documents or select scanned images already on your device. Safelog also provides cloud synchronization, which helps keeping your logged data upsecure and backed up.

Logbook Pro Flight Log

FREE – Logbook Pro: $39.99

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Visibility

70

Impact Score

60

Quality Score

30

Value Score

This app is not a stand-alone logbook platform, but is designed to work in tandem with Logbook Pro Desktop. Logbook Pro Mobile enables you to log your certificates, ratings, medicals, flight reviews, historical data, and flights (both actual and in-simulator data) and at the same time view detailed and extensive reports. Upon expiration of certain events, like history items you get instant notifications on your device. You can also check on the weather quickly, even for multiple destinations using METAR and TAF data. Sky View airport viewer allows you to easily study the airports you are arriving to. You can Iimport airline schedules from over 200 airlines, along with trip formats that include proper handling of time zones. This integrates seamlessly with your device’s calendar for reminders, notifications and scheduling deconfliction. Synchronization is flawless and effortless, all via the cloud.

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