January 22, 2019, Calgary AB, Canada –Pacific Sky Aviation Inc. (Pacific Sky) has purchased the Fox Training Management System by Britannica Knowledge Systems as its new cloud-based training management platform. Pacific Sky is a Transport Canada and EASA -approved provider of new pilot initial licensing and ratings as well as Multi-Engine, IFR and Twin Otter pilot training.
Fox will help oversee pilot training at the Pacific Sky Flight Training Center in Calgary near the International Airport, Alberta, Canada for the Twin Otter and CL Water Bomber programs.
“Pacific Sky is excited to introduce the Fox Training Management System into our operations," said Mauro Pezzetta, General Manager for Training & Simulation. “We were looking for one system to cover all our needs. The Fox Training Management System covers all of our operational requirements ranging from resource scheduling, scheduling management, pilot training records, qualification management and learning management systems. We look forward to working with the service excellence and professionalism that Britannica provides."
Fox has been recognized as the leading solution for large training operations, including American Airlines, ANA, Boeing, LATAM and United Airlines. Pacific Sky will have access to the same comprehensive award-winning tools as these larger organizations, while taking advantage of Britannica’s approach for smaller companies based on scalable pricing, easy onboarding tools, and preconfigured, structured business process solutions.
With Fox, Pacific Sky will be able to adeptly manage planning and scheduling, instructional devices and other training resources, instructors, qualifications, recordkeeping, training development, learning and testing, performance evaluation, and analytics. Pacific Sky instructors and evaluators will use the Fox Grading app to ensure training quality and maintain standards by capturing performance data, in real-time on mobile devices, both online and offline.
Pacific Sky Aviation is a privately held B.C. company, with operations at headquarters in Victoria and a Twin Otter flight test and training centre in Calgary, Alberta. For over 25 years, Pacific Sky has been a Transport Canada approved provider of flight training, including initial licensing and ratings for new pilots, Multi-Engine and IFR Training. Since the launch of the Series 400 Twin Otter, we have also provided advanced Twin Otter training for pilots throughout the world.