VisionMonitor Aviation Opens European Office and Hires Captain Morten Ydalus as Managing Director

HOUSTON, Jan. 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VisionMonitor Aviation LLC., a leading developer of enterprise wide software solutions, has announced the establishment of a European office and the hiring of Captain Morten Ydalus as its Managing Director. Following a long and distinguished career in Aviation Safety Operations, Captain Ydalus retired from his position as Head of Safety Office at Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) to take on new responsibilities as Managing Director for VisionMonitor Aviation. "We are very pleased that Captain Ydalus has agreed to join our company," stated Torgeir Mantor, Chairman of VisionMonitor Aviation. "His experience and vision for the future of aviation safety operations is unique and well recognized by his industry colleagues, international government bodies as well as leading academic institutions."

Captain Ydalus has long worked to establish higher operational safety standards in the aviation industry and has led and participated in several major EU Studies to establish best practices for his industry. "I am very impressed with the VisionMonitor organization as well as the capability of their software solutions," said Captain Ydalus from his newly established office in Oslo, Norway. "I'm very much looking forward to providing next generation safety solutions to the aviation industry."

About VisionMonitor Aviation, LLC (VMA):

VMA is a subsidiary company of VisionMonitor Software, LLC (, which was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. VisionMonitor was originally formed to provide energy companies enterprise wide software solutions for managing their environmental performance. The organization has since expanded into the Aviation industry with the input and support of leading Aviation safety experts and major aviation companies. VisionMonitor solutions are in use by major companies representing the Aviation, Energy, Petrochemical, Refining and Utility industries. (

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