The new system will improve interoperability for airlines and pilots and optimise flight paths . enhance fleet interoperability for airlines and make it easier for pilots to make the transition from one Airbus aircraft type to another . The new system , which is based on the PureFlyt product and has been adapted to meet the specific needs of Airbus , will also be available as a retrofit option for aircraft currently in service .
“ As the only player in flight management technologies in Europe , Thales is proud to contribute to the Digital Transformation of the airways with our flight management system , and delighted to have this opportunity to continue to support our partner , Airbus ,” said Yannick Assouad , Executive Vice President , Avionics , Thales . “ Our connected and cybersecure solution will improve interoperability for airlines and pilots and optimise flight paths to help reduce the carbon footprint of airline operations .” u