Flightman today announced that LOT Polish Airlines, the national carrier of Poland, signed a contract to deploy their EFB (Electronic Flight Bag) solution across their entire fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliner, Boeing 737-400, Embraer 195/175/170 and Bombardier Q400 aircraft.
LOT Polish Airlines selected the suite of Flightman’s EFB software applications to reduce paper from the cockpit, drive data analytics and streamline their operational processes. Flightman’s EFB solution will be deployed on Windows Surface Pro 4 devices enabling pilots to remotely perform flight briefing, complete sector details and reporting and access electronic documentation. The EFB solution shall also be integrated with both a third party charting application and performance calculator. The Flightman modules selected includes the Electronic Flight Folder, eJourney Log, Forms Designer and Content Management applications.
Upon commencing the EFB project in Warsaw, Mateusz Kołakowski, Program Manager, LOT Polish Airlines said “Our corporate aim within the next five years is to achieve significant growth and leveraging proven IT technology is an important enabler in achieving this goal. We see our EFB deployment with Flightman as an important and strategic way of helping us optimize our Flight Operations’ processes whilst at the same time achieving our strategic corporate objectives”.
Joe McGoldrick, Chief Executive Officer, Flightman said “We are excited to commence this EFB project with LOT Polish Airlines. The move to a digital Flight Bag solution with its associated benefits in terms of optimized operational processes and real-time business intelligence is delivering a compelling business case to airlines”.
About LOT Polish Airlines
LOT Polish Airlines is a modern airline that connects New Europe with the world. It provides nearly 5 million passengers a year with the shortest and most comfortable travel options to almost 60 destinations worldwide via Warsaw, a competitive hub that offers fast connections. As the only carrier in the region, LOT offers direct long-haul flights to the USA, Canada, China and Japan while building its leadership position in East Central Europe. It flies one of the youngest fleets in Europe and, as the only airline, operates the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the world’s most advanced aircraft, on all long-haul connections. LOT relies primarily on the passion and positive energy of its team members, including top ranking pilots in the global aviation business, often champions in many aviation sports. With 86 years of experience, LOT is also one of the oldest airlines in the world and the most internationally recognized Polish brand. This recognition is proven by the numerous awards from industry organizations, media and, above all, from passengers.
(For further information, please visit www.lot.com)