Surface 2 to Handle Aircraft Manuals at Delta

By the end of 2014 has Delta Air Lines Surface 2 with in all planes.

Delta Air Lines now equips 11,000 pilots rounded the world in Surface 2 from Microsoft.

Tablet Pcs to replace heavy bags with the pilots’ main documents today worn around.

The 17 kilometres from their bags will be instead moved to Surface 2, which in the future will be the electronic flytaske. One of the benefits, in addition to the weight is that safety manuals and checklists can now be updated in real time.

Later this year comes with onboard in Boeing 757 2 Surface and 767, and Delta expects that all cockpits are paper-free by the end of 2014.

The airline will use the FliteDeck Pro built for Windows 8.1.

There is expected to be an annual brændstofsbesparelse, and other secondary costs of more than 70 million dollars a year.