Honeywell technology for Mission Management by Helicopter Operators is enhanced by integrating live aviation data and weather forecasts with its industry leading Sky Connect tracking solutions -- combining World-Class Weather Services with leading Flight Following services from TrooTrax brings together the best in Comprehensive Situational Awareness.
Troo Corporation, a leading provider of Connected Location Intelligence Services for satellite, RF and cellular monitoring solutions is pleased to announce the introduction of integrated Aviation Weather and its adoption by Honeywell Inc. as a part of its Sky Connect Tracker Satellite Communications System. Based on the TrooTrax web-based mapping and device management platform the Tracker map will now include the best in Aviation Weather and data services from Schneider Electric (formerly Telvent DTN).
As a leader in the Aviation Tracking sector since 2003, the Sky Connect system handles over 5 million transactions a month supporting operators worldwide. The integration of Schneider Electric’s weather forecasting and real-time data, widely considered the best in the industry, will bring enhanced situational awareness and planning to Sky Connect customers regardless of their geographic location.
TrooTrax live aircraft monitoring brings in layers of information important to dispatchers and others involved with flight operations. This includes up-to-the-minute and forecasted weather for anywhere in the world and interactive layers of data geo-referenced against aeronautical charts, flight paths, airport databases and even FAA ASDI data and the latest nearby flight zone restrictions. “It’s hard to imagine a more comprehensive view of factors affecting flights, before, during and after flight,” says Frank Friesacher, CEO of Troo, “Bringing live 2-way data from the aircraft, using the Sky Connect Tracker into the TrooTrax unified monitoring and analytics platform enables automatic alerts to be set-up but also allows layers of weather and other relevant flight data to be displayed in a way that make quick, well-informed decisions possible. The Operations Center now has the ultimate tool suite for safe and effective mission management.”