FLYHT Signs New AFIRS Contract With Eastern European Airline
Calgary, Alberta, November 5, 2013â€¦FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. (FLYHT) has signed a contract with an eastern European airline for its Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRSâ„¢.)
FLYHT will install the AFIRS on four Boeing 757 aircraft. The airline will use AFIRS to provide real-time flight data monitoring. The customer will benefit from all AFIRS features including automated Out, Off, On and In times, airframe and engine exceedances, flight tracking, automated engine data collection for real time trending, fuel management and satellite voice communications.
FLYHT president, Bill Tempany stated, “We are excited to be catching a great opportunity in a part of the world where aviation is expanding and needing global communications and data tools. We see the growth potential in Russia and the former Soviet countries as a strong growth market for us.”
FLYHT will provide equipment and services to the airline over a two-year contract with automatic yearly renewals after the initial term. Installations are anticipated to begin in the fourth quarter of 2013.
About FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd.
FLYHT provides proprietary technological products and services designed to reduce costs and improve efficiencies in the airline industry. The Company has patented and commercialized three products and associated services currently marketed to airlines, manufacturers and maintenance organizations around the world. Its premier technology, AFIRSâ„¢ UpTimeâ„¢, allows airlines to monitor and manage aircraft operations anywhere, anytime, in real time. If an aircraft encounters an emergency, FLYHT’s triggered data streaming mode, FLYHTStreamâ„¢, automatically streams vital data, normally secured in the black box, to designated sites on the ground in real-time.