23 October 2018

Night Vision Goggles Bringing Wildfires Into Focus - Part 3

In our third instalment, more Southern California helicopter pilots discuss using Night Vision Goggles (NVG) for wildland firefighting.

15 October 2018

Technology that promises to keep aerial firefighters safe

As the temperatures slowly drop in one part of the world and soar in another, there becomes increasingly less downtime for firefighters. We spoke to retired pilot and entrepreneur, Luis Bordallo, whose product promises to keep aerial firefighters safe.

11 October 2018

Introducing Custom Forms

In line with our “globally connected” philosophy, it’s time to announce the latest fantastic feature that TracPlus supports — Custom Forms.

5 October 2018

Classic Kiwi Road Trips Like No Other — Meet Pilot Cherie Marshall

Like many kids in the 1970s, Cherie Marshall learnt to drive on her father's lap. But unlike most, she was learning to drive an aeroplane! Meet Pilot and aerial firefighter, Cherie Marshall.

3 October 2018

Use the power of the revolutionary RockAIR to unlock the potential of OzRunways

If you use OzRunways, you can now enjoy the benefits of global connectivity by simply linking up with TracPlus and the revolutionary RockAIR — Satellite/Cellular tracking at its best.

1 October 2018

TracPlus — Let’s talk about the ‘Plus’

We’ve nailed the ‘Trac’ in our name, but now it’s time to highlight the ‘Plus’ — we go beyond simply tracking, all with the goal to make your lives easier. Here’s how.

26 September 2018

The Collective

We’re extremely excited to introduce TracPlus’ new media initiative, The Collective. The collective is designed to bring our community together, a place to share our stories and gather insight and inspiration for the work we do.

19 September 2018

Night Vision Goggles Bringing Wildfires Into Focus - Part 2

A number of fire agencies use Night Vision Goggles (NVG) for wildland firefighting. Nowhere has this been more true than in Southern California. In this second instalment, helicopter pilots detail their history and experience with NVG over the years.

15 September 2018

Are You Ready for Only One Pilot in Your Cockpit?: Hal, Is That You?

What it means to “pilot” a commercial airplane has shifted over the years, and a current proposal is challenging the unique relationship pilots have with their airplanes.