LONDON BIGGIN HILL AIRPORT BENEFITS FROM CENTRIK’S FULLY INTEGRATED OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT

London Biggin Hill Airport has unlocked the benefits of a truly comprehensive operational management structure thanks to the flexible functionality of Centrik. A long-standing Centrik customer, London Biggin Hill reviewed its use of the system, moving from purely safety management to adopting the system’s modular structure to control every aspect of the day-to-day running of…


CENTRIK PLAYS KEY ROLE IN UNION AVIATION SECURING WORLDWIDE AOC

New business aviation operator, Union Aviation, has secured its worldwide air operator certificate (AOC) thanks to the dedicated support of comprehensive operational management solution, Centrik. Based at Riga International Airport in Latvia, Union Aviation conducts business charter services, alongside all associated aircraft maintenance and management. With agreements in place to operate five aircraft, Centrik has…


TRUSTFLIGHT, BOEING AND PARTNERS LOOK TO ENHANCE AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE FOR A MORE EFFICIENT FUTURE

A unique collaboration between TrustFlight, Boeing, RaceRocks and The University of British Columbia (UBC) has plans to transform the aviation industry, creating a new digital aircraft records platform aimed at significantly improving efficiency and potentially saving the sector up to $3.5 billion a year. The Digital Aviation Record System (DARS) will be developed in Canada,…


TOTAL SUPPORT HELPS INDUSTRY SOAR ONCE MORE

Total AOC is seeing clear evidence the aviation industry is emerging from the shadow of the Covid-19 pandemic, with 21 global operators in the past six months alone turning to the aviation support specialists to get their aircraft in the sky, representing a 35% increase over business prior to the pandemic. With increasing numbers of…


ELECTRONIC TECH LOG FROM TRUSTFLIGHT RECEIVES RARE ENDORSEMENT FROM EASA

Aviation software specialist, TrustFlight, has received a letter of endorsement from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for its powerful Electronic Tech Log digital workflow application, part of the company’s advanced operational management solution, Centrik. The Electronic Tech Log has been designed to provide flight crew and engineering teams with remote, up-to-date access on the…


CENTRIK’S COMPLETE CONTROL HELPS AARDVARK LLP CARRY OUT ‘WORLD FIRST’ FLIGHTS

Kazakhstan-based UAS operator, Aardvark LLP, has implemented powerful operational management solution, Centrik, to help facilitate the continued expansion of its business. This includes beyond visual line-of-sight flights monitoring wildlife and ice flows in the north Caspian Sea on a scale not seen anywhere else in the world. Primarily working in the oil and gas industry,…


TRUSTFLIGHT’S CENTRIK AND SUPPORT SERVICES HELPS FLAIR KEEP STANDARDS HIGH AND COSTS LOW

New Canadian ultra low-cost carrier, Flair Airlines, has partnered with TrustFlight to provide comprehensive SMS and operational management support across its expanding fleet of aircraft, helping to deliver an efficient, cost-effective and robust culture of safety and compliance. TrustFlight combines a wealth of industry expertise with leading digital technology, which now includes operational management solution,…


ANIMAL DYNAMICS ADOPTS CENTRIK – ‘THE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM OF CHOICE FOR UAS OPERATORS’

Animal Dynamics, the bio-inspired engineering company, has adopted Centrik to manage all facets of its increasingly complex operation as the business continues to grow. Animal Dynamics occupies a unique place in the UAS sector, using flight mechanics found in nature to build efficient and robust products with a low environmental impact. The company is currently…


TRANSPORT MALTA CAD UTILISES POWER OF CENTRIK TO UNLOCK ULTRA-EFFICIENCY

After seeing impressive efficiency improvements thanks to its use of Centrik, Transport Malta Civil Aviation Directorate has heralded the system’s new Reg App module as a “game changer”, helping it to streamline its processes even further. The Reg App module allows organisations to submit applications – for example AOC applications, aircraft registrations, or flight crew…


CENTRIK CONTINUES GROWTH WITH TWO NEW HIGH-PROFILE APPOINTMENTS

Operational management system supplier, Centrik, has further expanded its team with two new appointments, helping to support the continued growth of the business. Lee Russell joins Centrik’s Aerospace and Airports department, working with the growing list of global airports interested in the system’s powerful operational management solution. After holding numerous roles in more than 20-years…


CENTRIK PUBLISHES CONSOLIDATED NEW UK REGULATIONS TO HELP CLARIFY POST-BREXIT COMPLEXITY

Powerful operational management platform, Centrik, has utilised its comprehensive Regulations Module to help operators negotiate the complex regulatory changes they face in the aftermath of the UK’s exit from the EU. When the UK left the European Union on 31st December 2020, it adopted the existing applicable European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) regulations into UK…


CENTRIK DELIVERS POLE TO POLE OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT SUPPORT TO BRITISH ANTARCTIC SURVEY

Centrik’s global expertise is supporting British Antarctic Survey (BAS) with its polar research flight programme. Primarily flying four De Havilland Canada Twin Otters and a Dash 7 in the Antarctic – alongside additional research sorties in the Arctic, the Caribbean and Africa – BAS’s complex flight operations required a flexible, agile system capable of providing…


CENTRIK HELPS WEST MIDLANDS POLICE PUT THE FOCUS ON POLICING

West Midlands Police has turned to Centrik to manage its complex drone programme, using the powerful operational management system to improve efficiency and help its officers “spend less time on administration and more time policing”. The West Midlands Police drone programme – working closely with the National Police Air Service (NPAS) – provides 24/7 unmanned…


CENTRIK STRENGTHENS SUPPORT FOR NATIONAL AVIATION AUTHORITIES WITH NEW SENIOR APPOINTMENT

Operational management system supplier, Centrik, has appointed David Russell as Aviation Authority Lead, in a move designed to further strengthen the levels of support the system provides National Aviation Authorities (NAAs) across the globe. Formerly a military pilot with the Royal Navy, Russell brings with him more than 40 years’ experience in the industry, including…


CENTRIK SELECTED BY QINETIQ TO HELP SUPPORT ITS FLIGHT TEST PROGRAMMES

Centrik has been selected by QinetiQ to provide comprehensive operational management support to the Empire Test Pilots’ School (ETPS) as part of its complex civilian and military flight test training programmes. ETPS has been training test pilots and flight test engineers of fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft since 1943 and is operated by QinetiQ, an integrated…


POWER OF CENTRIK’S REMOTE ACCESSIBILITY – A KEY DIFFERENTIATOR FOR TAG AVIATION ASIA DURING LOCKDOWN

The cloud-based design of powerful operation management system, Centrik, has been cited as “invaluable” by TAG Aviation Asia in helping to facilitate the company’s remote working policy during the COVID-19 pandemic. Built with remote accessibility at its core, Centrik allows TAG Aviation Asia to seamlessly integrate its most complex operations through a single point, with…


THALES SELECTS CENTRIK FOR OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT OF UK MARITIME AUTONOMY CENTRE

Thales, a global technology leader has selected Centrik to manage the operational development of its Maritime Autonomous Systems (MAS) programme at its UK Maritime Autonomy Centre, Turnchapel Wharf in Plymouth. The JOSCAR-accredited management solution will be used to measure and monitor all elements of its operations, including safety reporting, risk management, training and equipment maintenance. …


FRENCH-SPEAKING AVIATION BUSINESSES TO BENEFIT FROM NEW CENTRIK APPOINTMENT AND MULTI-LANGUAGE FUNCTIONALITY

Aviation operational management systems provider Centrik has expanded its international reach, after appointing Jerome Sandrone into the role of Spécialiste Aéronautique. His appointment follows the ongoing transformation of Centrik into a truly multi-language platform – a process that has begun with French, with more languages to follow – meaning the system can now provide full…


LES ENTREPRISES AÉRONAUTIQUES FRANÇAISES VONT BÉNÉFICIER D’UNE NOUVELLE NOMINATION CHEZ CENTRIK ET D’UNE FONCTIONNALITÉ MULTILINGUE

Le fournisseur de logiciels de gestion opérationnelle aéronautique Centrik étend sa portée internationale en nommant son nouveau Spécialiste Aéronautique, Jérôme Sandrone. Sa nomination coïncide avec l’évolution en cours de Centrik vers une plateforme multilingue – une mue entamée avec le Français puis d’autres langues suivront – signifiant que Centrik peut maintenant fournir un système de…


CENTRIK THE STAR OF ISLE OF MAN AIRPORT’S NEW TRANSPARENT APPROACH TO OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT

Centrik has helped transform the operational management of Isle of Man Airport, increasing efficiency, improving transparency and enhancing its disciplined reporting procedures. The airport – which sees around 30,000 aircraft movements and one million passengers per year – needed a robust management system capable of delivering a step change across every aspect of its operation,…


JMI AVIATION GROUP EASILY SECURES PART-145 APPROVAL WITH CENTRIK

New independent MRO and jet management business JMI Aviation Group, has secured Part-145 status after impressing the UK CAA with Centrik during its approval audit. Centrik’s modular functionality provided JMI with a quick and easy way to demonstrate the competence and capabilities of its operation to the Regulator. Through Centrik’s intuitive interface, JMI can now…


CENTRIK ENSURES SMOOTH SAILING FOR THAMES CLIPPERS’ OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT

Thames Clippers has turned to powerful operational management system Centrik to overhaul its increasingly complex safety reporting, documentation, compliance and training processes. The successful London-based river bus service has seen rapid growth in recent years, adding five new catamarans to its now 19-strong fleet. With passenger numbers in excess of 4 million per year, the…


DRONE ALLIANCE SETS NEW STANDARD FOR POLICE DRONES WITH CENTRIK

The Alliance Drone Team, one of the UK’s largest police unmanned aviation systems (UAS) programmes, has been able to expand and effectively manage operations covering almost 5,000 square miles, thanks to Centrik. The operational management system – the only one of its type approved by Regulators to manage both manned and unmanned operations – has…


BIRMINGHAM AIRPORT TRANSFORMS AIRSIDE SAFETY PROCEDURES THANKS TO CENTRIK

Birmingham Airport, one of the UK’s fastest growing airports, has implemented powerful operational management system, Centrik, to transform its airside operating procedures. Birmingham is the seventh largest airport in the UK. With annual aircraft movements now in excess of 130,000, its safety and compliance procedures are becoming ever more complex. As such, the airport has…


PLOWMAN CRAVEN CITES CENTRIK AS KEY TO IMPROVED UAV OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY

Plowman Craven, one of the largest surveying companies in the UK, has transformed the safety, risk and compliance processes of its unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) thanks to Centrik, the powerful operational management system. The company, which uses its fleet of UAVs to compile detailed 3D topographic surveys in hazardous and restricted locations, needed a comprehensive…


MAG AEROSPACE CONSOLIDATES HUGE OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT REQUIREMENTS SIMPLY AND EFFECTIVELY THANKS TO CENTRIK

Virginia-based international intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) provider, MAG Aerospace, has used Centrik to consolidate the operational management of its 20 separate specialist aviation programmes, a move that has revolutionised the way the company operates. As a rapidly growing business, MAG Aerospace was originally looking for a Safety Management System (SMS) to oversee its increasingly…


MANTA AIR TAKES OFF WITH CENTRIK

New Maldives airline, Manta Air, has taken to the skies with the help of Centrik, implementing the system as part of its daily operations management. Centrik’s modular structure, intuitive interface and unlimited concurrent user functionality – alongside glowing reports from existing users and regulators – were cited by the airline as the main reasons for…


CENTRIK SIMPLIFIES OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT FOR AURIGNY

Aurigny has dramatically simplified its operational management after implementing Centrik. Guernsey-based Aurigny selected Centrik for its operational management after finding it to be the only system capable of handling the airline’s highly complex fleet requirements – which range from Dornier 228s to Embraer 195s – while remaining accessible and easy to use for all staff.…


CENTRIK REVOLUTIONISES OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY FOR BOURNEMOUTH AVIATION SERVICES

Aircraft maintenance provider Bournemouth Aviation Services has transformed the efficiency of its operations thanks to its new management system, Centrik. Handling all maintenance and repair of Pilatus PC-12 aircraft for parent company Jetfly, Bournemouth Aviation Services turned to Centrik at the start of 2018 to streamline its operational procedures, adding a more structured, centralised way…