Aeroxchange, the impartial purchasing portal, and the solitary business system serving the aviation MRO industry announced that Air Astana had gone live on AeroBuy®, followed by plans to implement AeroRepair® shortly. Air Astana will gain access to AeroBuy and AeroRepair as part of a deal between the two firms, allowing the airline to automate its parts sourcing and repair management processes.
AeroBuy and AeroRepair would enable Air Astana to streamline parts procurement and repair order management, enhance sourcing opportunities and pricing, increase supply chain transparency, and improve coordination with trading partners.
According to Albert Koszarek, President and CEO of Aeroxchange, Air Astana would achieve operational efficiencies by integrating its Trax system with the Aeroxchange network and removing the need to handle numerous connections hundreds of suppliers. He said that they are thrilled to welcome Air Astana to their network, and they look forward to growing their presence in Central Asia and Eastern Europe.
Yerbol Baimbekov, Vice President Procurement and Supply at Air Astana, anticipated optimism that the efficiencies and efficacy of Aeroxchange platforms would be realized at the right moment. Air Astana continues to use technology and creativity to accelerate optimization in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. He assumes that through implementing Aeroxchange, they would alleviate conventional administrative pressures through automating and optimizing processes.
Aeroxchange is a privately held company that provides software solutions that optimize productivity around the aviation supply chain. It was established in July 2000 by 13 major global airlines. Aeroxchange’s customized solutions enable aerospace companies and their trading partners to have a seamless e-commerce experience.
For more information, visit https://www.aeroxchange.com
About Air Astana
Air Astana, Kazakhstan’s flag carrier, began operations in May 2002 as a joint venture between Kazakhstan’s national wealth fund, Samruk Kazyna, and BAE Systems (UK), with 51 percent and 49 percent shares, respectively.
Air Astana is an international airline that offers a wide range of services. Air Astana’s aircraft include the Boeing 767, the Airbus A320/A320neo, the Airbus A321/A321neo/A321LR, and the Embraer E190-E2. At SkyTrax’s World Airline Awards 2012, Air Astana became the first carrier from Russia, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), and Eastern Europe to receive a coveted 4-Star ranking well as being branded. “The Best Airline in Central Asia and India.” Between 2018 and 2020, Air Astana won a Travellers’ Choice Award and a 5-Star rating in the Major Regional Airlines category at the APEX Awards for the third year in a row. Air Astana is also the recipient of Air Transport World’s Airline Market Leadership Award.
For more information, visit https://airastana.com