Posted on: 27 September 2011 by Ross McSweeny
Mexican low-fare carrier, VivaAerobus, has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Singapore based flight operations provider, Flight Focus, to install its Class III Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) solution onboard the airline’s entire fleet.
The EFB solution called Flight Focus PLATFORM will integrate with VivaAerobus’s Flight Operations, Engineering, Maintenance and Finance Departments’ business processes, allowing continuous connectivity between the aircraft and ground stations via Iridium Satellite Communications in an aim to enhance operational efficiency and support flight safety.
“We are very pleased to be working with VivaAerobus to implement the Flight Focus PLATFORM across their entire fleet of aircraft, and adding value to their operation,” commented Mr. Stef Slavujevic, Vice President Global Sales & Business Development for Flight Focus. “We have the complete end-to-end solutions to support VivaAerobus’s growing fleet of aircraft. With the global reach and cost benefits of Iridium, the Flight Crew of VivaAerobus will have a real time messaging and alerting system that helps to support proactive decision making processes and maintain excellent on-time performance.”
“With this new partnership with Flight Focus, VivaAerobus will continue to improve its efficiencies using top of the edge technology that will allow us to save fuel and improve operation processes that will be beneficial for our passengers due that the low cost becomes low fares for our users.” claimed Daniel Barcenas, Flight Operations Director for VivaAerobus.