April 15, 2008
Air Canada Selects Maintenix(R) for Fleet-Wide Implementation
Mxi Technologies announced today that Air Canada, Canada's largest airline, has selected the Maintenix(R) maintenance management software for fleet-wide implementation. The software will allow for the integrated automation of the airline's entire maintenance and engineering organization leading to further efficiency improvements within the organization.
The solution will provide additional functionalities to Air Canada's Engineering, Planning, Materials Management, Line Maintenance and Technical Records departments and is expected to be fully implemented at all Air Canada locations by 2010.Integrated automation of the airline's maintenance and engineering processes will improve efficiency, enhance the visibility of fleet-wide data and as a result, allow more timely decision making. The integration of several aircraft and airline corporate systems will support Air Canada's business model and increase operational efficiencies.
"Making the move to consolidate so many different applications is a strategic decision that will bring significant efficiency for Air Canada," said Alan Butterfield, Vice President - Air Canada Maintenance and Engineering and Executive Sponsor of the project. "By building a single integrated solution for today, we are also building the foundation for further enhancements in the future."
"Mxi is very enthusiastic about partnering with a world class airline such as Air Canada," said Les Hine, President of Mxi Technologies. "The ability of the Maintenix system to provide integrated, real-time information across locations and departments, to capture and automate the knowledge built up by experienced workers will certainly support Air Canada in their role as leaders in the industry. We look forward to working together."
About Air Canada
Air Canada is Canada's largest airline and the largest provider of scheduled passenger services in the Canadian market, the Canada-U.S. transborder market and in the international market to and from Canada. Air Canada serves over 33 million customers annually and provides direct passenger service to over 170 destinations on five continents. Air Canada is a founding member of Star Alliance(TM), providing the world's most comprehensive air transportation network.
About Mxi Technologies
Mxi Technologies provides integrated, intelligent aviation maintenance management software, bringing innovation and thought leadership to aviation organizations seeking to improve their productivity. The Mxi Maintenix(R) software uses a modern architecture and provides advanced capabilities such as a role-based Web browser interface, automated workflow, integration adapters, electronic signatures, and support for portable wireless devices. In addition to supplying Maintenix, Mxi provides a full range of services including Maintenix implementation, business consulting, systems integration, training, and support.
Contacts: Mxi Technologies Lindsay Sprague 613-747-4698 ext. 7218 [email protected]www.mxi.com
SOURCE: Mxi Technologies Ltd.