Managed-AIS latest contribution to update the EAD system has passed pre-delivery testing by EUROCONTROL with flying colours. The Release 5 extension 4 (R5E4) added fourteen changes to the apsXML eAIP software, including eleven functional enhancements.
The changes include: Upgrading to version 1.1 of the eAIP DTD Previewing HTML for an individual eAIP file (e.g. GEN 1.1) Previewing eSupplements and eAICs Improved linking to chart files Improved linking to external URLs An automated tool for EDD management Improved search tools for AIXM tables and data link insertion Scaling improvements Improvements to IDs and cross-references All fourteen changes have been verified by EUROCONTROL and the EAD.
The EADs rigorous release schedule ensures that aspXML, the EAD eAIP solution, continues to move ahead with a release every four months and a major release every eighteen months. Keeping the quality of the software high for each release is particularly important and M-AIS development team consistently achieve this with the help of the companys dedicated testing department.
Sandra Cunningham, M-AIS Software Development Manager welcomed the news, saying, We are very proud of the team, they have worked very hard to bring some significant changes to the software. We look forward to hearing feedback from the software users.
There are currently 53 licensed users of apsXML through the EAD, in over twenty countries. For more information on how apsXML eAIP software is moving ahead, see this article: http://www.atc-network.com/ShowCase/32631/eAIP-moves-ahead-with-apsXML For more information on the benefits of using the EADs eAIP solution see this article: http://www.atc-network.com/News/34183/Moldova-chose-apsXML-from-Managed-AIS-for-eAIP-production
Managed-AIS are a specialist aeronautical information solutions company. Based in the UK, they deliver aeronautical information software, services and training to ANSPs, CAAs and industry around the globe. The European AIS Database (EAD) is the worlds largest Aeronautical Information System a centralised reference database of quality-assured aeronautical information. For more information, see: http://www.eurocontrol.int/ead/public/subsite_homepage/homepage.html