IFS to provide fleet maintenance for PSA Airlines

IFS, the global enterprise applications company, has announced that PSA Airlines (PSA), a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines, has selected IFS Maintenix to support its enterprise-wide fleet maintenance management needs, the company said.

PSA recently embarked on a strategic growth plan. To meet evolving operational demands, PSA selected IFS Maintenix as its maintenance IT system to deliver complete lifecycle MRO functionality across the engineering, planning, line maintenance and materials management departments.

IFS Maintenix is a fully-integrated, web-enabled and mobile-ready software platform specifically built to address the complete spectrum of aviation maintenance in a single integrated business solution. It features capabilities including controlled workflow, graphical maintenance planning, point-of-maintenance access to real-time information, and paperless execution and compliance, enabling aviation organizations of all sizes to maximize the revenue potential of their mission-critical aviation assets.

Dayton, Ohio-based PSA Airlines operates an all-jet fleet consisting of exclusively Bombardier regional jet aircraft. The company´s 3,000 employees operate nearly 700 daily flights to nearly 90 destinations. The airline also has flight crew bases located in Dayton and Cincinnati, Ohio, Knoxville, Tennessee, Washington, DC, and Charlotte, North Carolina.

PSA has maintenance facilities in Dayton and Canton, Ohio, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Greenville, South Carolina. PSA operates 35 Bombardier CRJ200 aircraft, 26 Bombardier CRJ700 aircraft and 54 Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft. The airline expects to add additional aircraft bringing its fleet count to 150.