Entries by bevan

Happy 7th Birthday, AvPlan EFB

Today AvPlan EFB turns seven! On the 10th of August 2011 we had our first release approved by Apple and placed in the App Store. Firstly I need to thank all our subscribers and supporters. We could not do this without your contribution, both as subscribers and for all your suggestions – so many of […]

Infrastructure upgrades

This weekend the AvPlan EFB devops team completed a major upgrade to the supporting computing infrastructure that powers AvPlan EFB. Over the past few months customer growth has increased dramatically, bringing forward our infrastructure changes for 2016. The transition to the new platform which is much more highly scalable than before was completed with the minimum […]

AvPlan EFB Data Updates, 12 November 2015

Data updates for AvPlan EFB valid from the 12 of November 2015 are now available for download. For US users there are updated Sectional and IFR approach plates. With this update, we are only sending out map areas which actually have changed, and not updating states which have not changed. This equates to a 50% […]

AvPlan EFB 5.3

AvPlan EFB 5.3 is now available from the Apple App Store as a free update for all users. AvPlan EFB 5.3 adds support for the WiFi interface for Dynon Skyview and AFS AF-5000 non-certified avionics. Additionally we have completely revised the flight plan/nav log printout, added a 3nm distance ring around your position and added […]

Aces High for AvPlan EFB and Paul Bennet Airshows

The team at AvPlan EFB is excited to announce their partnership with Paul Bennet Airshows. “We’re proud that we can assist Paul and his team in getting to airshows around Australia, and the world, showcasing the diverse elements of general aviation,: said AvPlan EFB Company Director, Bevan Anderson. “From his breathtaking aerobatic displays in the […]

AvPlan EFB comes to Apple Watch

We have been hard at work in the back rooms preparing AvPlan EFB for Apple Watch. We have taken the best of AvPlan EFB and brought it to the small screen. AvPlan EFB for Apple Watch will be a no-cost upgrade for all AvPlan EFB subscribers. Flight Timers AvPlan EFB for Apple Watch has the […]


AvPlan EFB goes to great lengths to ensure that you don’t forget to cancel your SARTIME. When you submit your flight plan we save an entry in your calendar to remind you to cancel it. Ten minutes prior to your SARTIME expiring, you will get a warning (on lots of devices if your calendar syncs) […]

Australian Bonanza Society BPPP – Narromine

This weekend I spent time with the Australian Bonanza Society at their biennial BPPP (Bonanza Pilot Proficiency Program) at Narromine in Central NSW. The ABS had Tom Turner out from the USA performing the ground school on the Saturday. This was excellent, except for all the flak I copped as an ABS committee member who […]