How to Select an Electronic Flight Bag (EFB)


This article is meant to assist the reader with selection criteria in purchasing an Electronic Flight Bag to replace paper charts in the cockpit for Class 1 EFB used in Part 91 operations.

It addresses four key issues: legality, usability, complexity (benefits/drawbacks), and costs.

The article provides additional reference material designed to assist the reader in their selection and to provide a basis for the Pilot-in-Command to make an informed decision on the replacement of paper charts.

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