Aviation News

The latest information in aviation system development and all things Bytron related

Intelligent ETOPS flight planning

Extended-range Twin-engine Operational Performance Standards – or ETOPS for those in the know, requires a different approach when it comes to flight planning and crew briefing. Air crew need to understand not only the routes and sectors they are flying but also the ETOPS entry and exit points, ETOPS alternates, Equal Time Points, ETOPS Rule Time and much more. Preparing this level of detai...

By James | 19th July 2017 | News

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Client feedback helps to enhance our charts

Imagine being able to automatically generate weather data gathered from the most accurate sources, including the MET Office and NOAA, and then choosing how you want this to be displayed in your briefing packs, making it as easy as possible for dispatchers and aircrews to digest the information before each flight. Our latest skybook update allows you to do just that thanks to our enhanced weather ...

By James | 13th July 2017 | News

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Simon Says - skybook tech blog

I’m sure there’s plenty of dispatchers and flight crews out there who can remember the days when crew briefings had so much paper in them, they were known as 50lb bricks. Good for building arm muscles, not great for the eyes! The need for the very latest, most accurate information was a constant challenge and back in the day, we couldn’t just hop online and draw down what we ne...

By James | 5th July 2017 | News

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JavaScript Developers - Bytron needs you

We're looking for an experienced Javascript Developer to join our growing team of professionals! This exciting role will be primarily based in our brand new Sheffield office. Could this be you? We are specialists in developing cutting edge flight data management systems for the aviation industry and this is a fantastic opportunity for a passionate individual. Get in touch if you have any questio...

By James | 4th July 2017 | News

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NOTAM warning updates make our filtering options even more effective

skybook already goes above and beyond what is traditionally thought of as a flight dispatch and crew briefing system.  It can be purchased as a complete solution catering for flight dispatch, crew briefing, weather, airfield watch and NOTAM, or alternatively can be bought as a series of modules, each catering for specific aspects of the dispatch and briefing process. Although it is our most...

By James | 21st June 2017 | News

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