Jeppesen, a Boeing Company, has signed an agreement with The Weather Company, an IBM Business, for The Weather Company to serve as the primary weather source across Jeppesen and Boeing aviation products, Jeppesen said.
Through this agreement, airlines can provide their operation centers and pilots with access to the same weather information – facilitating collaboration and building confidence in key operational decisions.
Under the Boeing portfolio of products and solutions, The Weather Company will replace all previous weather sources for Jeppesen flight deck and flight planning services.
The Weather Company real-time, forecast services and weather briefings will be available for all Jeppesen aviation market segments, including airlines, business aviation operations, general aviation pilots and military operations.
Jeppesen, a Boeing subsidiary and part of the Digital Aviation business unit within Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, delivers transformative information and optimization solutions to improve the efficiency of global air operations.
The Weather Company, an IBM Business, offers accurate, personalized, and actionable weather data and insights to millions of consumers, as well as thousands of marketers and businesses via Weather´s API, its business solutions division, and its own digital products from The Weather Channel and Weather Underground.