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Tag: Application programming interface

‘Customer Service 4.0’ at Rolls-Royce Power Systems – A new service and digital strategy to transform MTU’s global customer support

MTU customer service 4.0 – forward-looking, customer-friendly and digital New Customer Care Center, digital tools and Value Care Agreements Hitachi relies on digital customer support from MTU Friedrichshafen “With the opening of the new Customer Care Center in Friedrichshafen, we have established another milestone for our customers,” said Andreas Schell, CEO of Rolls-Royce Power Systems,… Read More ›

Nokia’s Advanced Command Center strengthens situational awareness to enable better decision-making by emergency services

Advanced Command Center helps transition from voice-based to broadband data-centric emergency response The solution improves emergency response by utilizing video communications, IoT, analytics and automation Virtual emergency response centers balance workloads and improve situational awareness sharing between centers while facilitating multi-agency interworking Critical Communications World 2018, Berlin – Nokia is extending its command and control… Read More ›

Raytheon, Virsec establish alliance to protect government and critical infrastructure from advanced cyberattacks

Agreement augments conventional cyber defenses with innovative commercial technology Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) announced an alliance with Virsec to bring commercial cybersecurity tools to global government and critical infrastructure customers. Combined with Raytheon’s decades of cybersecurity defense expertise, Virsec’s patented Trusted Execution™ technology protects networks by detecting deviations in software applications caused by cyber intrusions. “Critical… Read More ›

Crestliner Introduces New Sprint Pontoon

Crestliner is adding to its popular pontoon line-up with the brand-new Sprint Series, an entry-level pontoon that’s ideal for novice boaters and those looking for on-water versatility at an impressive value. The Sprint comes nearly a year after Crestliner re-entered the pontoon market with the successful Rally Series. “The Sprint fills a hole in the… Read More ›

First H160 for the Latin American market

Airbus Helicopters has signed the first order for one H160 with an undisclosed customer in Brazil for private and business aviation operations. This order, the first from a Latin American customer, came after a flight demonstration in Marignane where the customer experienced first-hand the step-change in passenger comfort that the H160 brings to the market…. Read More ›

A350-900 lands in Chile for FIDAE air show

World’s most modern airliner on static and flying display during Latin America’s iconic air show The A350-900 flight test aircraft arrived at Santiago Chile’s Arturo Merino Benitez Airport for the 20th edition of the FIDAE air show, where it will be on static display and take part in flying demonstrations between 2-5 April. The A350-900… Read More ›

ICAO Council adopts new Amendment enabling more integrated and responsive global air traffic management

In an important step toward a more integrated and responsive global air traffic management (ATM) system, the ICAO Council, during its ongoing 213th Session, has adopted a new amendment to Annex 15 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation (Chicago Convention) covering Aeronautical Information Services. ICAO Council President Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu highlighted that the… Read More ›

Lockheed Martin

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 97,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. Lockheed Martin is led by Marillyn A. Hewson, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer. Our Mission:  We… Read More ›

Rolls-Royce power systems asserts itself against challenging markets

Future program bearing fruits Assertion against shrinking markets – revenue and EBIT remain nearly constant RRPS 2018 on track – gained transparency, ground work established Rolls-Royce Power Systems has asserted itself against adverse market conditions in 2016. The adjusted revenue was £2.65bn (2015: -1%) at steady exchange rates. The operative margin slightly decreased to 7.2%… Read More ›

Malaysia Airlines launches Travel Hackathon in a bid to encourage innovation

The first airline in Malaysia to organize public hacking event Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) today announced that it will be opening applications for Malaysians to take part in its first travel Hackathon event with a grand prize of RM20,000.  The national carrier will be the first airline in the country to embark on this innovative… Read More ›

KLM carried more than 30 million passengers in 2016

KLM has carried 30.4 million passengers last year – a new record. This is an increase of 6.4% compared to 2015. The increase was highest on European routes (7.8%), where we carried more than 20 million passengers for the first time. Load factor rose slightly by 0.8 of a percentage point compared to 2015. “The… Read More ›

Focus on Critical Safety Issues, Maintenance and Engineering Track Highlight IASS Agenda

Lithium batteries, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), automation and safety information protection are among the safety critical issues to be discussed at Flight Safety Foundation’s 69th annual International Air Safety Summit (IASS 2016) scheduled for Nov. 14–16 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. “We are very excited about this year’s agenda and about the experts from across… Read More ›

Turkish Airlines launches its updated mobile application.

“Europe’s Best Airline”* for the sixth consecutive years presents its new functions, now available in mobile applications. Turkish Airlines, the one and only airline flying to more countries and international destinations than any other, presents its new mobile application to its esteemed passengers. Designed to provide the ultimate user-friendly layout, with high quality visuals of destinations… Read More ›

Airbus strengthens its services business with the acquisition of Navtech.

Airbus has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of the Navtech group of companies, a leading global provider of flight operations solutions. Closing of the acquisition is subject to customary regulatory approvals for such type of transactions.  Navtech serves more than 400 aircraft operators and aviation services customers worldwide with a… Read More ›

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