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COLTS by Avantix Maintenance Management

Last Updated : 06/18/2015

According to the Avantix website, “COLTS is a web based military supply chain and maintenance management system deployed in theatre since 2005. It provides asset and process visibility to all stakeholders and  is proven to dramatically reduce cost and increase availability. 

Work Orders 

Work order - single screen - point and click:

  • Record configuration changes with IUID scan in, scan out   
  • Request and receive parts 
  • Record failures/maintenance actions with pull-down libraries  

Integrated IUID scanning

  • Shorten repair cycle time, improve data fidelity 
  • Scan in/scan out equipment configuration changes 

Work order history

  • Troubleshooting, failures, calibrations, repairs, QA etc. 
  • Configuration changes 
  • Part usage 
  • Equipment status changes 
  • Failure trend analysis 
  • Parent /child work orders 
  • PBL statistics: Repair Time, Logistic Delay Time 

Knowledge-based environment

  • View on-line tech manuals 
  • Search work order history 
  • Search equipment maintenance logs 

Integrated supply chain

  • Real time link between maintenance and supply 
  • Supply sees requests, checks availability and  issues parts 
  • Authorized techs create requisitions, issue parts directly from work order 

Equipment Returns to Vendor

  • RMA tracking 
  • Return/replacement shipment tracking 
  • Vendor repair estimate/government approval cycle tracking 
  • Returned equipment vendor work order 

Operations Logs 

Flight Logs

  • Flight, mission and personnel information 
  • Aircraft component and support equipment usage 
  • Maintenance actions, alerts and work order creation 


Modification Management

  • Modification identification, instructions, pictures and processes 
  • Select assets requiring modification 
  • See modification time/date completion for each asset 
  • See percentage completion for modification 

Modifications in Work Orders

  • Modification requirement alert when work order opened 
  • See modification details 
  • Record modification requirement fulfilled” 

Processes Supported

Integrated Product Support Elements Addressed

Departments Associated

  • Army 
  • Navy / Marine Corps 

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This product support analytical tool was identified as part of a database provided solely to assist defense acquisition workforce professionals to identify best value product support solutions which optimize system readiness and life cycle cost. Neither the Department of Defense or the Defense Acquisition University provide any warranty of these tools whatsoever, whether express, implied, or statutory, including, but not limited to, any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or any warranty that the contents of the item will be error-free. This analytical tools database should under no circumstances be considered as being all-encompassing, and is in no-wise meant to endorse the capabilities or products of any particular individual, company, or organization.


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