Airbus signs on India’s L&T for its Skywise aviation sector platform

Airbus has signed an agreement with L&T Technology Services (LTTS), a leading global pure-play engineering services company, to provide technology and digital engineering solutions for Skywise Partner Programme’ – the aerospace conglomerate’s aviation industry platform.

Skywise plays a crucial role in enabling and accelerating digital transformation of the aviation sector as a whole.

More than global 130 airlines currently use the Airbus overseen platform.

India-based LTTS will support the Skywise-registered airlines in the development of complex workflows, creation of new interfaces between their existing information systems and the Skywise platform and also provide assistance in their digital transformation.

LTTS has a set of highly experienced engineers and data scientists who will work exclusively on the Skywise platform and build solutions to address the digital transformation needs of airlines and the fast-expanding Skywise ecosystem.

LTTS’ demonstrated experience in building digital engineering platforms based on strong domain knowledge help strengthen the interdependencies these digital technologies are enabling.

‘Valued customer’

Abhishek Sinha, Chief Operating Officer and Member of the Board, L&T Technology Services, said: “Airbus is one of our valued customers in the aerospace domain; a sector which offers tremendous potential for disruptive business opportunities.

“We are delighted to be selected as a partner for Airbus’ Skywise programme, a true reflection of our long-standing partnership with an important market leader like Airbus and our deep understanding of Airbus’ product development and customer needs.”

LTTS has a track record of serving the aerospace landscape for over a decade, helping airlines and aerospace manufacturers maximise their RoI and increase quality and output.

Having forged strategic alliances with Fortune 500 companies, LTTS has the strong technical knowledge, aerospace engineering expertise and skilled resources to drive innovation for aerospace and defence customers across the globe.

LTTS is a listed subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro Limited that provides engineering and R&D services.

The company has over 16,000 employees spread across 17 global design centers, 28 global sales offices and 62 innovation labs.