Welcome Guest. Sign in or Signup

2 Answers

Am I required to carry paper charts, and approach plates if i have a current foreflight app on an Ipad?

Asked by: 2786 views FAA Regulations

2 Answers



  1. Koehn on Apr 26, 2012

    According to AC 91-78, part 91 operators do not need to carry paper charts and plates, and may use an EFB provided it is current and contains equivalent information. In addition, part 121 and part 135 operators have begun replacing paper plates and charts with EFBs.

    +2 Votes Thumb up 2 Votes Thumb down 0 Votes



  2. Gary Moore on Apr 26, 2012

    Just don’t forget to charge that iPad 🙂

    +2 Votes Thumb up 2 Votes Thumb down 0 Votes


The following terms have been auto-detected the question above and any answers or discussion provided. Click on a term to see its definition from the Dauntless Aviation JargonBuster Glossary.

Answer Question

Our sincere thanks to all who contribute constructively to this forum in answering flight training questions. If you are a flight instructor or represent a flight school / FBO offering flight instruction, you are welcome to include links to your site and related contact information as it pertains to offering local flight instruction in a specific geographic area. Additionally, direct links to FAA and related official government sources of information are welcome. However we thank you for your understanding that links to other sites or text that may be construed as explicit or implicit advertising of other business, sites, or goods/services are not permitted even if such links nominally are relevant to the question asked.