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Etihad Airways implement RFIDAeroCheck on 80 aircraft

Aerospace Software Developments congratulates Etihad Airways on implementing RFIDAeroCheck to track and manage life vests on board 80 of its aircraft. The airline is in the process of installing it on its entire fleet. RFIDAeroCheck will allow Etihad Airways to complete a quick and accurate check for both the presence and expiry of life vests in the cabin by simply walking down the aisle using an RFID-enabled handheld device. The operational benefits are significant with positive impacts on the efficiency of checks, reliability of gathered information and management of life vests in total.

“Utilizing the RFID solution from ASD helped us getting the full picture of our life vest configuration and improving our processes. While getting more accurate and detailed reports at the end of the checks, the same is achieved by requiring significant less time.”
– RFID Project Manager, Etihad Airways

About Etihad Airways
Etihad is a flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates. Its head office is in Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi, near Abu Dhabi International Airport. The airline operates more than 1,000 flights per week to over 90 passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas, with a fleet of 110 Airbus and Boeing aircraft as of May 2018.

About ASD
Based in Dublin, Ireland, Aerospace Software Developments (ASD) specialise in the development and implementation of mission-critical solutions based on the latest RFID technology, which are specifically designed for the Aerospace and Aviation market sectors. All ASD’s RFIDAero solutions are ATA Spec2000 compliant and GS1 / EPC accredited and comply with the GS1 EPC Tag Data Standard.

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