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Flight Star

Customer Profile:

Flightstar is headquartered at Cecil Airport in Jacksonville, Florida and employs over 700 people in all skill sets. Flightstar is a FAA Part 145 Repair station with a Class IV rating and is also certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) and the Agencia Nacional de Aviacao Civil (ANAC) of Brazil. In addition, Flightstar is certified by Bolivia, Columbia, Mexico, Panama and Venezuela.

Flightstar performs a comprehensive suite of services including:

  • Major maintenance inspections
  • Aircraft modifications and upgrades
  • Interior refurbishment and reconfiguration
  • Passenger-to-Freighter conversion
  • Engineering service and support

Website: http://www.flightstarjax.com

Flightstar is a new breed of heavy aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul providers. Since the company's founding in 2000, we have consistently delivered on our promise of customer focused value. This means we deliver a quality product that is fairly priced and on schedule, each and every time. In aviation, quality and schedule are paramount and while other repair stations claim they are the best or the leaders, we have steadily developed a loyal repeat customer base by consistently delivering value.

Business Situation:

Flightstar, a leading Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul company providing heavy maintenance, modification and inspection services for narrow body transport aircraft needed to replace a legacy client server based Foxtran system that had redundant manual processes.

Solution:

Global Infonet designed and developed a custom web based for a Modular Aircraft Maintenance Repair and Overhaul System called, "AMROS". "AMROS" is an end to end solution that provides:

  • Financial Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management
  • Service Management
  • Inventory Management

"AMROS" provides cost and time savings:

  • Work Order parts requested / moved / submitted and Inspections and Evaluation done using hand held scanners
  • Real time bar coded inventory management
  • Automated fulfillment/ordering of parts
  • Integrates with other systems like GP (Great Plains) for Accounting

"AMROS" Technology incorporated to improve workflows:

Hand held scanners

Tough book

Touch Screen Kiosks

Thermal printers for bar coding

"AMROS is the platform of choice on which Flightstar will build their business processes as they strive to improve operational efficiency, business process effectiveness, customer satisfaction and regulatory compliance".

Technology Used:

Microsoft ASP.NET 3.5, SQL Server 2008, C#.

Benefits:

Better operation efficiency:

Global Infonet’s solution dramatically improves operational efficiency by harnessing the power of technology to implement new and efficient business processes.

Reduce the turnaround time:

"AMROS" employs a variety of technologies like handheld device, tablet PCs, touch screen kiosks and barcode capable thermal printers. These technologies help to improve operational efficiency, reduce the turnaround time, implement tighter controls and to enhance visibility without adversely affecting the dynamic nature of the maintenance activities on the hanger floor.

No more license fees:

With a custom solution from Global Infonet, there are no license fees. You own the code.

Transform your business with intelligent solutions offered by Global Infonet.

Global Infonet is a Jacksonville, FL based company that serves a multitude of organizations nationally. Our team is customer focused and consists of dedicated professionals who understand your business. We value the needs and goals of our clients and consistently exceed their expectations. For more information, call 904-724-8880 or visit the website at www.global-infonet.com