Press release

Air Astana select AerData STREAM software

Amsterdam, The Netherlands;  16 September 2014

AerData, the provider of lease management, records management and engine fleet planning software announces that Air Astana, the domestic and international carrier of Kazakhstan has selected AerData STREAM software.

STREAM (Secure Technical Records for Electronic Asset Management) is the industry’s foremost web-based solution used by some of the world’s largest airlines, lessors and MROs to manage aircraft and engine records.

Grigoriy Zyryanov, Director Commercial Engineering, Air Astana said “We selected AerData following a thorough examination of market offerings for digital records management. The functionalities of STREAM combined with AerData’s in-house technical expertise for managing technical records left us with a simple choice.”

Commenting on the announcement, Mark Nieuwendijk, Managing Director of AerData said “We are delighted to start supporting Air Astana to go digital on records management. This marks yet another leading airline that has chosen STREAM.”

About AerData

AerData provides lease management, records management and engine fleet planning software, fleet and valuations data and technical and back office services for aircraft and engine operators, lessors and MROs. With a strong customer focus AerData delivers a reliable and secure service to its clients using latest technologies and state of the art infrastructure. AerData was acquired by The Boeing Company and became part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services in May, 2014. AerData products are now part of the integrated suite of aviation services marketed as the Boeing Edge. These include parts, training, engineering, maintenance and software solutions that increase the efficiency and profitability of airlines and leasing companies.

About Air Astana

Air Astana commenced regular flight operations on 15 May 2002 and currently operates a network of over 60 international and domestic routes from hubs in Almaty, Astana and Atyrau. Air Astana operates an all-western fleet of Boeing 767-300ER, Boeing 757-200, Airbus A320 family aircraft and Embraer E-190. Air Astana became the first carrier from Russia, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and Eastern Europe to be awarded the prestigious 4-Star rating by Skytrax in its World Airline Awards 2012 and was named The Best Airline in Central Asia and India. Both accolades were repeated in 2013 and 2014.

Air Astana is a joint venture between Kazakhstan’s national wealth fund, Samruk Kazyna, and BAE Systems, with respective shares of 51% and 49%.

For further information

Sharon Heaton, Marketing Executive, AerData
Phone: +44 1293 842 438
Email: sharon.heaton@aerdata.com

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