Aeroflot has taken two prizes at the Innovation Time 2020 awards for the airline’s Manager’s Monitorproject. The company’s unique IT-platform was awarded “Organization and Management Innovation of the Year” in the “IT and Digital Technology” category as well as “Digital Leaders — Project of the Year” in the «IT-infrastructure» category.
The prestigious Innovation Time awards since 2011, have recognized best projects and practices in the introduction, design and development of innovations in various sectors. Digital Leaders is an accolade established in 2020. It is dedicated to digital products, processes, services and projects promoting the development of digital solutions and online services. Aeroflot is the inaugural company to receive this award. This year, the award ceremony was held on 11-12 December in Sochi.
Manager’s Monitor is Aeroflot’s own R&D product allowing the company’s management to access online 600 airline operational indicators. The immediate availability of data and analytical insight system helps boost operational efficiency. Manager’s Monitor is constantly evolving opening up new possibilities. In 2020, Aeroflot received three patents for innovative solutions associated with this information system.
Aeroflot is a multiple winner of the Innovation Time award, for breakthrough achievements in airline business. In 2019, Aeroflot’s project “Tax Monitoring Data Mart” won the Innovation Time award in the category “IT and digital technologies”. In 2018, the Russian flag carrier scooped the “Transport and Engineering” category for the rollout of its “Digital Aeroflot” transformation plan, and also won the “Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering” category for its international prize-winning “Aeroflot. Sulimov Dogs” project. In 2017, the airline’s complex programme was recognized.
Aeroflot’s winning record highlights the airline’s strong positions as an industry leader in terms of innovation and digitalization.