Weight Analytics Deployment for Helicopter Engineering

The management of product’s weight and Center of gravity is essential to all kind of aircraft. Weight is equal to performance & efficiency. Weight Analytics Solution provides a robust database system capable of collecting data from different sources and performing enhanced business analytics operations. ALTAIR developed helicopter-specific features to the software which go beyond the generic scope of a weight management database:

• Fuel consumption management and visualization
• mission calculation
• helicopter configurator
• weight & CoG tracking during development projects
• weight & CoG trend forecasting Legacy data out of up to 50year old systems have been migrated into Weight Analytics solution.


The Author

Wolfgang Baldauf
W&B Manager
Airbus Helicopters