SENTRY FlightSafe Approved by Cathay Pacific Airways
IRVING, Texas -- July 10, 2013
OnAsset Intelligence, the marketleader in machine-to-machine (M2M) airborne
asset tracking solutions, announcedtoday that the SENTRY FlightSafe® cellular
monitoring and tracking device is approved by Cathay Pacific Airways, the home
carrier of Hong Kong. The tracking device provides real-time, global
visibility to GPS location and sensor condition of precious cargo from origin
to destination and from airport to airport.
“Approval by Cathay Pacific is a major milestone for OnAsset customers who
monitor cargo across the globe,” says Adam Crossno, President and CEO of
OnAsset. “We are very excited that the FlightSafe® network now extends to the
Shippers, forwarders and couriers of valuable items useSENTRYFlightSafe to
track location and manage environmental conditions during air and ground
transportation. With its real-time capabilities at the airport and on the
road, supply chain personnel receive important data at speeds so fastthat
rapid response in critical situations becomes easy to deploy and stress-free.
“We are pleased to collaborate with OnAsset on the approval of the SENTRY
FlightSafe® cellular which can be carried on our Pharma LIFT and Expert LIFT
products. This combined monitoring and tracking device will deliver
significant benefits to our customers in terms of monitoring the condition of
onboard shipment. We always strive to provide the best cargo solution to our
customers, and to assure sensitive shipment will be handled within the
timeframe that is required,” says Mandy Ng, Manager, Cargo Sales and
Marketing, Cathay Pacific Airways.
SENTRY FlightSafe is a highly-advanced cellular tracking device that
includesmultiple sensors such as temperature, humidity, pressure, shock,
location andvibration with an additional feature, FlightSafe®. This feature
enables thedevice to use multiple modes of sensing and proprietary logic to
automaticallyturn off its wireless transmitting radios to ensure safe and
FAA-compliantoperation throughout the duration of flight. The SENTRY
FlightSafe device is theonly cellular-based, GPS sensing device with a
patented feature for automaticradio off mode that requires no human
intervention to operate it.
For more information on shipping instructions, please contact Cathay Pacific
Cargo offices or visit cathaypacificcargo.com.
About Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd
Cathay Pacific Airways is an international airline registered and based in
Hong Kong, offering scheduled cargo and passenger services to over 170
destinations in 40 countries and territories. Founded in Hong Kong in 1946,
the airline remains deeply committed to its home base, making substantial
investments to develop Hong Kong as one of the world’s leading global
The Cathay Pacific Group, which includes subsidiaries Dragonair and express
freight carrier Air Hong Kong, is now one of the world’s top 10 international
air cargo carriers. Cathay Pacific is a founding member of the oneworld global
alliance, whose combined network serves almost 1,000 destinations.
About OnAsset Intelligence
OnAsset Intelligence Inc. is the global leader in airborne asset tracking
services. The company manufactures wireless devices that monitor all modes of
transit including land, sea and air. Products and services include SENTRY
wireless hardware and the Vision™ Monitoring Platform. Its flagship product,
SENTRY FlightSafe®, is approved by commercial and cargo operators across the
globe. The company is headquartered in Irving, Texas. For additional
information, please visit www.onasset.com.
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