Goboko App Help

Sign in

To sign in to the Goboko app, enter the same e-mail address and password that you use on the Goboko web site and tap sign in

You can stay signed in for quick access to aircraft bookings

Sign out

Tap the sign out icon

To switch flying groups without signing out, tap the flying group picker icon

Get aviation weather

Tap the windsock icon

This takes you to a page that displays aviation weather for your airfield provided by the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Aviation Digital Data Service

TAFS and METARS for your home airfield may not be available at all times

To return to the bookings list, tap <Bookings at the top left of your screen

Create, edit or delete a booking

Tap the compose icon at the top right of the bookings list to create a new booking on the currently selected day

Enter details of your aircraft booking and tap Create booking

Swipe left on one of your bookings in the list to edit or delete it or to copy it to your cloud or local calendar

If you tap Add to Calendar, your booking will be copied to a cloud or local calendar named Goboko. Please do not change the name of this calendar, or edit the URL of copied bookings, or you will find duplicate bookings in your cloud or local calendar

Select a date

There are four ways to select a date:

  1. Tap the calendar icon
  2. Swipe left or right in the calendar months to show the next or previous month

    Green means a day with good availability, yellow means some availability and red means limited or no availability

    Tap a date in the calendar to show bookings for the selected aircraft on that day

  3. Tap the date picker icon
  4. Swipe left or right on the date to show the next or previous day
  5. Double-tap on the date to return to today

Select an aircraft

There are three ways to select an aircraft

  1. Tap the aircraft picker icon
  2. Swipe left or right on the aircraft name to show the next or previous aircraft
  3. You can also continue to swipe from aircraft calendar to instructor calendar

  4. Select a date for a specific aircraft in the calendar

Select an instructor

There are two ways to select an instructor

    Tap the instructor picker icon

    Swipe left or right on the instructor name to show the next or previous instructor

    You can also continue to swipe from instructor calendar to aircraft calendar

Select a flying group

Tap the flying group picker icon

View notice board

Tap the notice board icon

The icon badge shows you how many messages you have

Tap the compose icon at the top right of the list of messages to create a new message to your flying group

Swipe left on a message in the list to acknowledge (and hide) that message, or to edit or delete a message that you have posted

Double-tap on the message count to redisplay acknowledged messages

Get directions to your airfield

Tap the airfield icon

This icon takes you to a map of your airfield

To return to the bookings list, tap <Bookings at the top left of your screen

You can tap Directions at the bottom of your screen to use the Maps app to get directions and journey time to your airfield

If you are using your iPhone or iPad at your home airfield, you can tap the red pin indicating your location on the map and set this as the location for your club, so that you receive accurate directions and travel times

To return from the Maps app to the Goboko app, tap <Back to Goboko at the very top left of your screen