15-Oct-2011 Source: Sagem Avionics
SagemÂ Avionics (Safran group) today announced thatÂ PHI, Inc. has selected itâ€™s AGS for their fleet of helicopters. The AGS is a comprehensive flight operations monitoring system for Flight Operations Quality Assurance (FOQA) applications, processing and analyzing all available data from aircraft recorders and producing user-configurable, customized reports.
TheÂ SagemÂ Avionics AGS will replace the existingÂ PHIÂ system and offers the fastest data processing time, integrated recording across multiple recorder types, integrated reporting in multiple template formats, the most information by origin and destination, higher replay ability and is backed byÂ SagemÂ Avionics AGS Global Support 24/7. TheÂ SagemÂ AGS also provides extensive engineering features to help reduce operating costs through more efficient and preventative maintenance actions.
â€œTheÂ SagemÂ AGS enhances theÂ PHIÂ mission of unsurpassed safety, customer satisfaction, and our dedication to continuous improvement,â€ said Jared Simon, LAMP manager. â€œAside from providingÂ PHIÂ with more capable tools, resources, analytics and 24/7 support, the AGS will streamline our FDM program and greatly increase our efficiency. This, in turn, will allow us to provide more safety benefit and increase added-value to our crews and customers. We are very excited to be working with the AGS and the team atÂ Sagem.â€
Thierry Derrien, chairman & CEO ofÂ SagemÂ Avionics, stated, â€œBothÂ PHIÂ andÂ SagemÂ Avionics are synonymous with safety and reliability. The longevity of the existingÂ PHIÂ fleet is a testament to their commitment to both. We are pleased to partner withÂ PHIÂ and reinforce both our commitments to many more years of combined, continuous safe and reliable service.â€
Neither terms nor length of the AGS service agreement are disclosed.