|MERCATOR WELCOMES JAPAN'S FIRST LOW COST CARRIER TO GROWING CUSTOMER BASE
A&F Aviation signs 5-year contract for mercator's passenger services system, Avantik.
TOKYO, JAPAN, 26 APRIL 2011 - A&F Aviation Co., Ltd., Japan's first dedicated low cost carrier, announced today that it has selected mercator's passenger services system for new model airlines, Avantik.
A&F Aviation selected Avantik as it is functionally rich, well-suited to the low cost airline model, and built to exceed IATA standards. Avantik is the world's first passenger services system built by airline experts and exclusively designed for hybrid, low-cost and regional carriers.
mercator will work closely with A&F Aviation to customize Avantik for the Japanese domestic market by providing Japanese language support as well as support for future developments of A&F Aviation's growth in Asia.
About A&F Aviation Co., Ltd. - A&F Aviation Co., Ltd. became Japan's first official LCC Airline Company in February 2011. We are planning to launch flights from Kansai International Airport, which will be our home base from the last half of FY2011.
A&F Aviation is dedicated to providing safe, reliable, cost-effective flights that will create new, fun bridges between Japan and the rest of Asia.