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Alaska Airlines ditches paper flight manuals for iPads | Engadget

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[…] According to the airline, that change will result in savings of about 2.4 million pieces of paper, and it says the cost of the project will be offset by fuel savings from the reduced weight, and additional savings that are expected from “fewer back and muscle injuries caused by pilots carrying flight bags,” which can weigh up to 50 pounds.

 

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Written by nevilleh

May 29, 2011 at 12:06

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