Tunisair, Jeppesen sign digital services agreement
Aviation - The national carrier of Tunisia, Tunisair has signed a five years digital service agreement with Boeing Company, Jeppesen.
Apr 24, 2017: The national carrier of Tunisia, Tunisair has signed a five years digital service agreement with Boeing Company, Jeppesen. The company will provide Tunisair with FliteDeck Pro, electronic flight bag (EFB) on iPad, tailored charting services and OpsData aircraft performance management tools.
Imed Harzallah, director, flight operations engineering, Tunisair, said, “We look forward to integrating Jeppesen’s leading navigation and optimisation services to increase our operational efficiency. In a competitive business landscape, Jeppesen will deliver the proper tools for driving down costs, reducing pilot workload and accessing critical flight and operational data through its intuitive digital solutions.”
Jeppesen OpsData will provide Tunisair with on-demand aircraft performance analysis for their mixed Boeing and Airbus fleet to enhance flight efficiency.
Ola Lindblad, director, Jeppesen Sales & Services – Middle East, Africa, Russia and Central Asia, said, “Optimisation of navigation and flight services operations will provide Tunisair with an advantage in the market, using digital Jeppesen services. We are pleased to be working with Tunisair to eliminate paper-based flight materials, reduce fuel consumption and enhance bottom line results based on more efficient processes and data analysis.”
The use of FliteDeck Pro on iPad will increase situational awareness for Tunisair, using real-time, data-driven flight information. FliteDeck Pro also significantly reduces flight preparation time and overall pilot workload.