I Don't Need an Aviation SMS Database!...or Do I?
Many aviation service providers today are researching features and capabilities to acquire databases to address documentation requirements of their aviation safety management system (SMS). Alternatively, these operators are not looking to acquire an SMS database, but to:
- learn how to design an SMS database in-house; or
- cobble together single point solutions to satisfy SMS regulators.
Why are aviation SMS databases important?
What should an aviation service provider know before running out and buying the cheapest SMS database on the market?