RB Logbook has been released exactly one year ago on the Pilot Expo 2020. We’ve used this year to further develop the logbook. Today we announce two new exciting features: Apple Watch support and a free premium account for furloughed pilots.
COVID-19 pandemic Now, more than ever, you need to prepare for the unexpected and your future. The COVID-19 pandemic has ravaged the commercial aviation industry. Companies are closing their doors. Many pilots are grounded and hiring has nearly halted (apart from cargo and Part 135 operations). The pool of candidates will soon be vast compared […]
Airports around the world have been affected by COVID-19 and have implemented new policies and procedures to help protect travelers and employees. Many airports continue to add notices to their websites outlining how they’re handling the ever-evolving situation. RosterBuster (RB Crew Mobile version 1.27.1) now offers airline crew easy access to the latest procedures and […]
RB Group CTO Jeroen Derwort presented two talks at the Laravel Meetup Groningen. The first talk is about how RB Group leverages Amazon Web Services with Lumen to create APIs that are capable of serving aviation grade applications. The second presentation covers the development of the Amazon Alexa voice assistent for airline crew.
Early December the RosterBuster team travelled down to Hong Kong for a Hong Kong Meetup. The goal of this visit was to better connect with our users and have meetings with airlines and roster software suppliers to discuss future collaboration possibilities.
EATS 2018, or The European Airline Training Symposium (EATS) is the leading aviation training event for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. This annual conference and tradeshow is about specialising in aviation training and simulation, bringing together the industry’s leading professionals to promote safety and share best practice in pilot and cabin crew training.
Being a pilot is a unique job. Few other workers travel around the world, spend their nights in hotels, and have such varied schedules as airline pilots. This is why help to bring balance between work and life is so greatly valued.
Bits & Pretzels is the largest Founder’s festival in Europe. Start-up founders, investors, entrepreneurs and thought leaders come together in Munich to exchange ideas and concepts. RosterBuster attended the festival and took part in the networking events.
RosterBuster localization is important to us, because even though English is the default for most communication in aviation, our users have requested that our app should be available in their own local language as well. This is why we have recently teamed up with lokalise.
When it comes to flight info, most airlines provide crews basic flight information about their upcoming flights. Today, passengers are way better informed than airline crews are. Crews are forced to use airport apps to stay informed with the latest information. Crazy, don’t you think?