September 20, 2000
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SWISSAIR INSTALLS PENTAGON 2000 AT U.S. MAINTENANACE FACILITY
New York, New York, September 20, 2000 Pentagon 2000 Software, Inc. a leading global supplier of ERP systems to the Aerospace & Defense industries, announced today that SR Technics, Swissair's global aviation maintenance subsidiary, has selected the Pentagon 2000 system to support materials management activities at its largest facility in the United States. SR Technics selected Pentagon 2000 over competing systems because Pentagon 2000 was the only fully integrated, comprehensive solution that matched SR Technics' quality and business process requirements in the areas of aviation parts procurement, parts sales and inventory control; and because of Pentagon 2000's strong reputation in the Aerospace Industry.
About Swissair (SR Technics)
SR Technics Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary within the SAirGroup (formerly Swissair group), is a world-renowned player in the Aircraft Maintenance & Engineering market. With over USD 700 Million turnover, SR Technics has built a strong customer-focused businesses in the Aircraft Overhaul, Aircraft Maintenance, Jet Engine Overhaul & Repair, and Component Overhaul & Repair segments. Over 3000 highly skilled employees help customers the world over increase their fleet utilization and, thereby, improve their bottom lines - without sacrificing the traditional flight safety and highest quality standards associated with the Swissair name. SR Technics distinguishes itself through a combination of outstanding operational experience gained in supporting Swissair, one of the world's premier airlines, engineering expertise that helps Swissair achieve dispatch reliability figures in the range of 98 - 99% with daily utilization of over 15 hours on their long-haul fleet and extremely quality minded and highly motivated employees, meticulously selected and continuously trained to the most stringent certification levels.
About Pentagon 2000 Software, Inc.
Pentagon 2000 Software is a global leader in the development and marketing of fully integrated, industrial strength software products for the aerospace and defense industries. Pentagon 2000 software provides products that are high performance and user intuitive; software that increases the productivity of its customers in the highly competitive environments in which they operate.
The Pentagon 2000 Software's product line includes integrated modules covering E-Commerce, Inventory Management, Sales and Marketing, Purchasing, Accounting, Rotables Exchange Management, Work Orders, Aircraft Heavy Maintenance (A/B/C/D Checks), Aircraft Modification, Flight Operations, Maintenance Tracking, Employee & Crew Training, Document Imaging and Multimedia, Special Inventory Management (such as Lot Purchases and Consignments), Manufacturing and Engine Overhaul & Tear Down operations.
PENTAGON 2000 Software, Inc.
CONTACT: Mitch Bacharach
TEL: 800 643-1806
Web Site: www.pentagon2000.com
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