Spidertracks Customer Spotlight: Jim Henderson, Private Pilot in Africa

Private pilot Jim Henderson has been traversing the skies for more than two decades, most recently flying in his Cherokee Six over remote and uninhabited areas in Africa. A Spidertracks customer for nearly seven years, Jim uses our accurate,…

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How Can Your Aviation Business Improve Communications with Those Who Matter Most?

We’ve all heard the saying ‘communication is key’ — and even though it’s most frequently associated with relationships, it’s hugely important for the overall success of your aviation business as well. 

Communication hinges on shared understanding, or…

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Spidertracks and Youth Pilot Safety: YGNZ Prize Winner Josh Ferguson on His Future in Aviation

The end of each year in New Zealand sees young glider pilots, experienced instructors, and gliding enthusiasts come together in the South Island town of Omarama (widely recognised as one of the world’s top gliding locations) for the Youth Soaring…

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Bringing Clarity to Flight Operations: A Rundown of Spidertracks’ VFR/IFR Charts Feature

When it comes to a product like Spidertracks, one of the biggest value-adding elements is the ecosystem in which that product operates. We’re talking not just the hardware and software themselves, but the added features that provide a comprehensive…

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Dave Blackwell: Reflecting on 12 years of Spidertracks

How Tragedy Led to Breakthrough Aircraft Tracking Technology that Revolutionised an Industry

I was up bright and early on February 20. It was Spidertracks’ 12th birthday, the day was breaking, and I was keen to get up, grab a cup of coffee, and see…

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Spidertracks Customer Spotlight: Graeme Milne, Private Pilot in New Zealand

Private pilot Graeme Milne may have sold his Dynamic WT9 light-sport aircraft not long ago, but he’s still a strong advocate for Spidertracks and for why it should be a tool in every pilot’s bag.

He was on board with our real-time tracking software…

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Spidertracks and Wildlife Conservation: How Virunga National Park Is Saving Endangered Species and Protecting Precious Ecosystems

Spidertracks equips Virunga National Park and famous pilot Anthony Caere in their incredible mission to protect endangered animals in the Congo.

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Spidertracks Attains Type Approval in South Africa

Spidertracks is proud to announce the Spider 8’s Type Approval by the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA). Issued on 17 January 2019, the ICASA approval has been carried out as part of a wider South African Civil Aviation…

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How Air Zermatt Keep Their Search and Rescue Aircraft Safe & Efficient

Switzerland-based Air Zermatt has built an international reputation for their dedication to saving the lives of people who take on the Matterhorn. The company is also renowned their constant innovation, developing and refining rescue techniques and…

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