iFlight Manpower Management

iFlight Manpower Management (MPM), an end-to-end manpower management solution, assists airlines to achieve optimal utilization of its crew resources throughout the operations cycle. Airline crew costs typically represent up to 20% of the entire operational cost base and optimization can go a long way in realizing cost savings and increase in profit margin. iFlight MPM can play a critical role in helping airlines minimize the overall crew resource cost and streamline the crew supply chain thereby ensuring robust crew operations. Features such as post-operation feedback, what-if scenario analysis, profiling of leave functions, ensures strategic planning and screening of vital statistics such as crew high hours meeting the regulatory compliance limits.

Features

  • What-if’ Scenarios

    Analysis of 'what-if' scenarios supports business and manpower planning

  • Budget Planning

    Supports budget planning using SSIM / Pairing and Micro planning using SSIM / Pairing / Pre-assignments

  • Versatility

    Efficiently handles multiple, complex contract types, leave planning and management

  • Interfacing

    Interfaces with other core systems and forecasts crew high hours using regulatory compliance of crew flying statistics to ensure operation within legal limits

MPM Business Process
MPM Business Process

iFlight MRO

iFlight MRO, IBS’ airline maintenance and engineering software solution, is a fully integrated information system that is designed to meet the specific needs of airline Continuing Airworthiness Management Organisation (CAMO) and third party Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) business. iFlight MRO provides the foundation for the implementation of best-in-class business processes that help maintenance and engineering facilities realize a considerable reduction in overall maintenance costs whilst observing regulatory compliance for the likes of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the Joint Aviation Authorities (JAA), the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the Civil Aviation of China (CAAC).

Airlines and MRO providers face formidable challenges in the form of uncertainty in fuel prices, demand, material costs and availability of skilled labour. Further more, the industry is governed by the strict mandate of the regulatory agencies. Hence, ensuring air worthiness compliance is critical and requires smart industry-specific solutions and technology. Management of expanding fleet sizes, shorter turn around times and on-time dispatch reliability calls for the deployment of modern IT solutions that improves processes that optimizes asset utilization while keeping operating costs under control. At IBS, we give you that competitive advantage.

Features

  • Multiple Dashboards

    Multiple dashboards provide graphical views of aircraft, hangar and line station performance, and the planning modules provide direct synchronization of aircraft status and related maintenance requirement.

  • Technical Documentation

    Integrates directly with technical documentation, OEM manuals and IPC data and creates maintenance schedules, which support flight schedule changes and disruptions

  • Information Management

    Collects and maintains all historical maintenance and quality information, financial and cost ledger information and statistical & trending information and provides complete inventory management, serialized history and configuration management for materials used in assemblies, aircraft or aircraft systems

  • Employee Database

    Maintains all employee related information, including qualifications, licenses, experience, locations, attendance and training information

  • Financial Management

    Financial suite reports all financial transactions via Cost Ledger and optional General Ledger, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable modules while the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) modules provide a core system to operate and manage the Maintenance and Engineering organization as an independent entity

iFlight MRO Funtional Overview
iFlight MRO Functional Overview

iFlight NEO

iFlight NEO, the next generation solution for fleet and crew management for airlines and alliances, optimizes resources, assets & costs by employing emerging technologies and supports changing business models. Serving the market for over 25 years, iFlight NEO is enriched by industry driven product development arising from CGI forums (Core Group of Influence) consisting of select airlines.

A comprehensive solution that touches all core business areas of an airline, iFlight NEO is also technically advanced allowing device independence & remote accessibility, thus enabling faster adoption of business and technology changes.

The Neo functional architecture (Modular yet integrated)
The Neo functional architecture (Modular yet integrated)

Features

  • Future Proof

    Continuous improvement using future proof technology that supports fast roll-out of business changes with expert insights from Industry driven product development in form of CGI forums (Core Group of Influence) comprising select airlines

  • Web-Based Gantt

    Intuitive web-based Gantt facilitates rapid action tools (workspace, widgets, responsive rule alerts, filter/sort options and scenario planner)

  • Responsiveness

    Responsive Dashboard with situational awareness through KPIs and Notification widgets

Airline Operations

Global competition, shifting economic landscape and mounting customer expectations are all posing a combined challenge for airlines today, rendering their operations unprofitable. Usage of the right technology platforms can go a long way in helping airlines achieve greater efficiency and profitability.

IBS’ iFlight Solution Suite, a comprehensive delay and recovery management solution for airlines, helps in improving efficiency, controlling costs and managing change. Encompassing a full spectrum of solutions for crew and fleet management, the iFlight Solution Suite empowers airlines to face operational challenges, avoid loss of revenue, reduce crew overtime and generate/protect passenger goodwill.

Solution Suite


iFlight Lite

iFlight Lite – “Integrated Flight Operations”, a comprehensive solution for coordinating and managing a host of activities related to flight scheduling and flight operations, ensures consistency and promotes coordination among airline departments resulting in cost effectiveness. A solution designed to meet the integrated flight operations needs of small, medium and chartered airlines, it is indispensable for all departments, such as the commercial, operations, crew, technical maintenance and finance departments of an airline to collect and forward data to other departments for further processing or monitoring.

A combined view of both aircraft and crew movement empowers the airline with the ability to recover from unforeseen disruptions and provide seamless updating of aircraft movements to other core systems. iFlight Lite ensures compliance with operational and crew regulations, union rules and company rules, along with other operating constraints avoiding compliance failures. It is equipped with a responsive rules engine that identifies and alerts regarding FDTR rules violations, reducing operational impact.

iFlight Lite can interface with SITA/AIRINC/FTP/EMAIL to receive and send MVT/LDM/Daily Flight Schedule (AAS) /SSM/ASM/Eurocontrol Slot messages and provide comprehensive Post flights analysis in the form of OTP, Delay statistics, Crew FDTR reports and Routing distribution.

Features

  • Proactive Alerts

    Proactive alerting utilities aid in management of exceptional scenarios in flight operations and crew tracking

  • Productivity Tools

    User configurable statistical counters against crew days, color-coded flight / crew status indicators, daily and shift wise notes management, etc. aid in improved productivity

  • Automated Tools

    Facilitate aircraft assignment and scenario management, pairing creation and crew rostering with cost optimized crew positioning. iFlight Lite supports multi-base operations

iFlight Lite – Functional diagram
iFlight Lite – Functional diagram