Lynx Air Boeing 737 in flight over a city.

Press Release: Lynx Air relies on Lufthansa Systems’ navigation data


Press Release hub banner blue with title in red white and blueLufthansa Systems announced that Lynx Air has signed an agreement on the use of Lido FMS and Lido mPilot. With both solutions, the Canadian airline has opted for a reliable and accurate system to achieve maximum operational efficiency, safety, and stability.

Lido FMS is a comprehensive, certified navigation database, containing all relevant aeronautical data with worldwide coverage, including information about airports, airways, waypoints, radio beacons, holding patterns, and approaches. Lido FMS holds EASA Service Provider Certificate Type 1 and is compliant with relevant industry standards such as RTCA DO-200, RTCA DO-201 and ARINC 424.

Lido mPilot’s all-in-one navigation solution provides pilots with all the necessary navigation charts, documents, and messages on their device – anywhere and anytime. The solution is designed to improve the pilot’s situational awareness so that their attention can be focused on safe and efficient aircraft operations.

“We are pleased to partner with Lufthansa Systems, taking to the skies with their leading-edge data and navigation solutions,” said Jim Sullivan, COO, Lynx Air. “Safety is our top priority, and these integrated and reliable solutions will ensure Lynx maintains the highest levels of safety and regulatory compliance.”

“Lufthansa Systems is thrilled to welcome Lynx Air as a valued customer of our Lido mPilot and Lido FMS for their charting and navigational needs. Lynx Air’s selection of Lufthansa Systems is a testament to our excellent reputation as a reliable and experienced IT solutions and data provider specialized in aviation,” said George Webster, Director Sales and Account Management Lufthansa Systems Americas.


About Lynx Air

Lynx Air (Lynx) is Canada’s leading ultra-affordable airline and is on a mission to make air travel accessible to all, with ultra-affordable fares, a fleet of brand-new state-of-the-art Boeing 737 aircraft and a great flying experience. Lynx is a privately owned Canadian airline with the financial backing and industry expertise required to transform the Canadian aviation landscape. To learn more visit or connect with Lynx on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Ultra-reliable and energy-efficient, Lynx Air’s fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft are serviced and operated by one of the most experienced teams in the business. The aircraft offers advanced aerodynamics and highly efficient engines, which result in significant fuel savings that cut the airline’s CO2 emissions by an estimated 14 per cent over even the most efficient single-aisle planes. These are vital improvements that decrease Lynx’s carbon footprint and help make it one of Canada’s greenest and most sustainable airlines. All Lynx aircraft meet the highest internationally certified safety standards and are certified by Transport Canada.

About Lufthansa Systems

Lufthansa Systems GmbH & Co. KG is a leading airline IT provider determined to shape the future of digital aviation. It draws its unique strengths from its ability to combine profound industry know-how with forward-looking technological expertise and has lived by its slogan “We’re into IT” for more than 25 years. A wholly-owned subsidiary of the Lufthansa Group, the company offers its more than 350 customers an extensive range of successful IT products and services for the aviation industry, many of which are market leaders. Lufthansa Systems’ pioneering portfolio covers all of an airline’s business processes – in the flight deck, in the cabin and on the ground. As a tech company and airline IT provider, Lufthansa Systems is committed to identifying its own environmental footprint and improving that of its airline customers across the globe. Headquartered in Raunheim near Frankfurt/Main, Germany, Lufthansa Systems employs around 2,400 people at its locations in 16 countries.

Featured image credited to CNW Group/Lynx Air