LONDON, ENGLAND, October 30, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — LONDON HEATHROW: B&H Worldwide, named the world's best-in-class aerospace logistics supplier, has extended its relationship to manage Flybe's time critical and heavyweight inbound and outbound aerospace logistics.
B&H will provide a range of time critical solutions to Europe’s largest regional airline in order to manage its complex supply chain and ensures the carrier's aircraft stay in the air. The program will be managed through B&H 24/7 365 Control Tower based at its London Heathrow facility and it will use its unique, cloud-based, in-house designed IT system OnTrack to manage the process.
With the Flybe network now extending to some 77 airports, improved transit times and greater visibility of aerospace shipments combined with cost reduction and fast delivery are all essential components for delivering ongoing aerospace logistics solutions.
"AOG and time-critical logistics need specialist teams to manage and deliver the parts and the award-winning B&H teams have the skills and experience to deliver just that," states CEO, Stuart Allen. "We are delighted by Flybe's decision to extend the relationship with this contract and will be putting in place plans to ensure they benefit from a continuous improvement program for their aerospace logistics which not only meets, but exceeds their expectations".
In addition, B&H will be implementing its freight optimisation solutions for Flybe alongside continuous financial reporting & analysis, and IT efficiencies led by its IT arm B&H InTech.
It will also support Flybe with Customs compliance services.
Adds Flybe's Director for Engineering & Maintenance, Keith Earnden: “B&H has demonstrated a clear understanding of the imperatives under which Flybe requires to operate and has played a critical role in efficiently providing the essential components for delivering the effective ongoing aerospace logistics solutions we need. We are pleased to have found such a professional, reliable service provider and look forward to working with their teams through our extended relationship.”
ABOUT B&H WORLDWIDE
Established in 1988 in the UK, B&H Worldwide is a market leader in the highly specialist aerospace logistics industry. In 2017 it was awarded Best—in-Class status by the Global Institute of Logistics as the world's best aerospace logistics company. Over the last 30 years B&H has expanded globally and today operates from ten strategically located aerospace hubs around the world and has a customer base which includes airlines, spare part stockists, MROs and repair vendors. Its innovative, in-house designed IT solutions are highly tailored to suit customer operating models and its OnTrack software sets the benchmark for the aerospace logistics industry. Information on B&H Worldwide's leading logistics solutions can be found at: www.bhworldwide.com.
Flybe, Europe's largest regional airline – 207 routes serving 14 countries from 77 departure points, 31 UK/46 European airports* (all routes on sale Sept’17 – Jun‘18); Operates more UK domestic flights than any other airline (UK CAA Apr’16 – Mar’17); Rated best UK airline for punctuality and sixth in the world in the global airlines punctuality league table by OAG (Jan ’17); named ‘Best Short-Haul Airline’ at the 2016 Business Travel Awards (Jan ‘16); The largest scheduled airline by air traffic movements at Aberdeen, Belfast City, Birmingham, Cardiff, Doncaster Sheffield, Exeter, Isle of Man, Jersey, Newquay and Southampton airports (UK CAA May’17); Operates fleet of 84 aircraft – 59 Bombardier Q400, 9 Embraer 195, 11 E175 & 5 ATR 72s; Codeshares with BA, Air France, Etihad, Finnair, Aer Lingus, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Virgin Atlantic, Air India, Air Berlin and Singapore Airlines; 79% coverage of reporting airports (UK CAA Feb ’17); Flybe’s MRO division, Flybe Aviation Services Ltd (FAS) is one of the world’s leading and most advanced maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) organisations; Has its own globally recognised Training Academy in Exeter with flight deck and cabin crew simulator facilities, 26 classrooms and 150-seat conference facility.
*Flown under the Flybe brand
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