Posted on Mar 29, 2019
merlot.aero recognized as ‘Most Innovative Airline Operations Software Company’ in 2019 International Air Transport News Awards.
Pioneer of airline crew performance solutions, merlot.aero, has been recognized for innovation in airline operations software. Innovation leaders will gather in Auckland for inaugural merlot.aero Airline Performance Summit April.
Auckland, New Zealand, March 29, 2019. merlot.aero is honored to receive the International Air Transport News 2019 award for ‘Most Innovative Airline Software Company’.
As airlines face a multitude of pressures, innovations that drive down cost, increase performance, and deliver disruptive competitive differentiation are central to success. “Over 800,000 pilots and crew worldwide must be optimized to deliver the necessary paradigm shift in airline performance and this is what gets us excited every day. With 5-15% crew performance savings translating to millions of dollars annually, this is a significant opportunity in an industry doing more with less. merlot.aero is proud to be recognized by our peers for our innovation leadership.” says Mark McCaughan, CEO of merlot.aero. “Many of our customers have realized that the key to success is brilliant decision-making. Our cloud-based solutions provide a powerful data store for all crew decisions and our optimization analytics are unleashing insights that take performance to the next level” Airlines from all over the world will be furthering innovation at the inaugural merlot.aero Airline Performance Summit April 2—4 [hyperlink]. The summit will focus on how airlines can drive performance improvements through advances in optimization software such as pairing and rosters optimization, workforce planning, and disruption avoidance and recovery.