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Management Software for Flight School

Old 14th Oct 2017, 12:20
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Management Software for Flight School

Hi guys,

The aviation industry is expanding rapidly in Asia and that means the expansion of the flight school as well. Our flight school was established 15 years ago so "pen and paper" method is what we use to manage the flight school. Well, it would be acceptable if we still have 3-5 aircrafts. Since we are now expanding into a 40+ aircrafts fleet with over 100 instructors and well over 300 students, the old "pen and paper" method is not going to be efficient anymore.

We are looking for a program that is...
- internet base
- able to schedule a flight, personal information, document, maintenance and etc.
- able to generate a full report on the flight time of the airplane as well as student and instructor
- able to generate full financial report
- nice user's interface for the ease of use.

So if you guys know any company that offers the solution to the problem that would be much appreciated.

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Old 9th Jun 2019, 22:25
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Did you ever find a good digital management solution?
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Old 10th Jun 2019, 11:47
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https://flightschoolbooking.com/ is what I've seen used at Kemble Flying Club. Not sure how far it goes as I doubt it would cover financials.
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Old 10th Jun 2019, 15:47
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60/month, that would be our profit out the window.
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Old 10th Jun 2019, 17:48
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We've found Shlott quite good at only 10 pcm inc VAT. With about 80 members and 3-4 aircraft, it copes well. We're just going over to QuickBooks from Sage to enable Making Tax Digital, but we use volunteer labour for most of our admin etc.

TOO
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Old 11th Jun 2019, 09:09
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I've used flightlogger in the past. Great for an ATO, logging flights and groundschool progress.
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Old 13th Jun 2019, 18:16
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Has anyone a good system for online student records, ideally it should be accessible by any instructor plus the student.
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Old 18th Jun 2019, 20:58
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flightschedulepro
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Old 18th Jun 2019, 21:00
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i learnt about nephex at aeroexpo, but its about 400 a month i think they said, might have mis heard, i was passing out at the time.
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Old 5th Nov 2019, 13:59
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Originally Posted by memories of px View Post
i learnt about nephex at aeroexpo, but its about 400 a month i think they said, might have mis heard, i was passing out at the time.
I heard 500/600 a month for early adopters before I passed out.
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Old 10th Feb 2020, 09:32
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Hi BirdmanBerry, someone flagged up to me that our system was mentioned in this forum and I wanted to say thanks! Do you fly at KFC?

I'm the lead developer for flightschoolbooking and it does indeed handle billing and exports data in CSV to bookkeeping packages. But it didn't at the time you wrote!
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Old 10th Feb 2020, 19:58
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Hi Mathew,

I sent you an email.

Regards,

Paul
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