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Delta Press Release
Contact: Dean Scharnhorst, Symbolics, Inc., (617) 221-1014
Mimi Englander, Sterling Hager, Inc., (617) 259-1400
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SYMBOLICS' CONSULTING GROUP AWARDED DELTA DEVELOPMENT
CONTRACT TO DELIVER FUEL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Burlington, Mass., July 15, 1991 -- Symbolics' Consulting Group
today announced that it has been awarded a contract by Delta Air
Lines to develop a decision support system for fuel management.
The primary objective of the system is to help reduce operating costs
by increasing the frequency and quality of information available for
tracking and managing fuel resources. Delta Air Lines operates over
2,600 flights daily in nearly 200 airports worldwide.
Symbolics' Consulting Group previously developed an operational
prototype of Delta's fuel management system using the Company's
hardware and software.
When fully developed, the fuel management system will be integrated
with other applications under development at Delta to produce Delta's
next generation flight management support system.
Symbolics' Consulting Group, an operational division of Symbolics,
applies advanced technology to solve mission-critical business problems
that are beyond the realm of conventional software approaches. The
Consulting Group provides services in the areas of systems planning,
application development and feasibility analysis for the development
and deployment of advanced information systems.
Symbolics, Inc., headquartered in Burlington, Mass., is a leading provider
of symbolic processing hardware and software used in sophisticated applications
including interactive scheduling and planning, hypertext-based publishing,
computer-aided mathematical computing and HDTV-based graphics imaging and processing.
Symbolics is a trademark of Symbolics, Inc.