MissionMode Partners with Aviation Industry Leader PRISM

PRISM customers can now access MissionMode's innovative web-based Crisis Management and Emergency Notification systems, enhancing the Safety Management Systems (SMS) and Emergency Response Plans (ERP) of aviation companies.

Winston-Salem, NC, March 09, 2011 --(PR.com)-- MissionMode Solutions is proud to announce a partnership with PRISM, the leader in Safety Management Systems (SMS) for the aviation industry. PRISM customers will now have the opportunity to access MissionMode’s innovative web-based emergency notification and crisis management software.

“Together, PRISM and MissionMode can now deploy an unbeatable combination of software and service to implement or enhance Safety Management Systems and Emergency Response for all aviation companies,” said Malcolm Hafner, MissionMode’s CEO. “MissionMode has a history of delivering increased operational effectiveness, safety and emergency response for the aviation industry. We are delighted to be working with PRISM in this forward-looking partnership that will drive increased safety into an industry where this is the paramount concern.”

MissionMode software significantly increases the speed and accuracy of communications during aviation emergencies as well as routine operations. Using MissionMode’s online Situation Center, flight departments can mobilize teams within seconds and coordinate their activities during an incident, while keeping a detailed log of activities. This secure command center serves as a central hub for sharing resources, monitoring tasks, and managing communications.

PRISM, a wholly owned subsidiary of ARGUS International, Inc., offers a full suite of products and services including safety management system (SMS) solutions, emergency response plans (ERP), safety and security training, system design and implementation, manuals, and consulting. Their Aviation Risk Management Online Resource (ARMOR) is a web-based system that allows operators to manage their Safety Management System from any internet accessible location.

“We are excited to provide our PRISM SMS subscribers with this additional technology service to further enhance their SMS and ERP capabilities,” said Bill Yantiss, PRISM Executive Vice President. “MissionMode’s unique incident management and emergency response notification systems complement our PRISM SMS program perfectly. PRISM and MissionMode together offer industry-leading tools enabling busy flight operations to develop and maintain a robust and active SMS and ERP, without losing focus on their day-to-day responsibilities. Private, commercial, rotary wing, and even air carrier flight operations can all benefit from the services offered by PRISM and MissionMode.”

About MissionMode

MissionMode Solutions, Inc. is a technology services provider dedicated to streamlining communications and facilitating team collaboration for crises and operational incidents. MissionMode's unique combination of alert notification and online crisis management creates a web-based virtual command center that helps private and public sector organizations reduce the time between knowing about a mission critical issue and doing something about it. MissionMode is a portfolio company of SilkRoad Equity LLC (www.silkroadequity.com), which specializes in public safety technologies amongst other high growth sectors. For more information, visit www.missionmode.com.


ARGUS International Inc. (ARGUS) is the industry leader in providing specialized aviation services to companies that manufacture, finance, operate, maintain, and market commercial and business aircraft, as well as providing products and services to end-user consumers worldwide. ARGUS is the worldwide leader in performing on-site safety audits for corporate flight departments, charter operators, and commercial airlines. Key services include the Charter Evaluation & Qualification (CHEQ) program, PRISM Safety, Environmental, Security solutions and training, TRAQPak market intelligence data service, aircraft operating cost reports, market research, and aviation and travel consulting. ARGUS is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, with additional offices in Philadelphia, PA, Denver, CO, and Columbus, OH. For more information, visit www.argus.aero.

Wayne Blankenbeckler