(PRWEB UK) 24 June 2010
Wycombe, United Kingdom (PRWeb UK) June 24, 2010 -- RocketRoute.com, a new standard for simple, easy to use and low cost flight planning for pilots, announce availability of its first services for pilots flying within Eurocontrol airspace.
Pilots can eliminate the time taken and uncertainty over preparing a valid route to fly. Pilots can file their plans instantly with Eurocontrol and to keep it updated on the go. The service is free to use during June and July and will then move to a low monthly subscription and a pay-as-you-use model, designed to fit the budget of the General Aviation market.
RocketRoute.com works from the web and from most mobile phones with Internet access. The full service is available for demonstration at the Aero Expo UK in Wycombe UK between the 25th-27th June at the Avidyne Exhibitor Stand. A range of devices will be available, from the new Apple iPAD to mobile phones and laptops.
Pilots and operations staff can also register immediately to use the service at http://www.rocketroute.com.
At the Aero Expo, a unique feature of the demonstration is the ability to send RocketRoute prepared flight plans direct to the cockpit using Avidyne MLX avionics equipment. This opens a new level of ease of use and convenience for pilots.
Kurt Lyall, co-founder of RocketRoute, commented "RocketRoute.com strips away the complexity and uncertainty for any pilot filing flight plans in Europe. Our service is built for the General Aviation and Small Airline market. We have listened to the needs of this market and very much hope our first service can meet and exceed pilot expectations".
The benefits of RocketRoute.com:
- Saves time and uncertainty in preparing and filing Eurocontrol valid flight plans
- Automatically finds intelligent routes through airspace with a few clicks
- Conveniently send pilots a PDF report of the flight plan by email and optionally by fax
- Keeps the pilot (and operations team) updated on changes to flight plans
- Works from the web or a mobile phone with Internet access
To celebrate its launch at the Aero Expo, RocketRoute.com is also giving away a new iPAD together with a 12 month subscription to RocketRoute.com as its top prize. Entrants should email their full name to ipad(at)rocketroute(dot)com. Full details are available from the RocketRoute.com website.
RocketRoute.com simplifies European flight planning for the General Aviation and small airline market. A start-up based in the UK, RocketRoute.com offers a range of services that simplify the complexity and uncertainty when preparing flight plans for pilots and operations teams. RocketRoute.com core service files flight plans with Eurocontrol direct from the web or mobile phone with Internet connection. Further briefing services will be added throughout 2010.
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