Features

In Plane Sight

August 27, 2019 0

Scattered across the US, there are more than 150 aging air traffic control towers that regions, municipalities and cities must maintain and eventually, replace. Constructing a new, brick-and-mortar air traffic control tower can be costly, ranging from $8 […]

News

FREQUENTIS wins New Zealand’s largest digital tower

August 26, 2019 0

A Frequentis digital tower system at Auckland International Airport in New Zealand is to initially act as a back-up contingency system, allowing air navigation service provider Airways New Zealand and its airline and airport customers […]

Military ATC

SDATS receives remote tower NATO air base order

June 28, 2019 0

Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions has received an order to install a digital tower at the NATO air base in Geilenkirchen, Germany, for live operations during the refurbishment of the current control tower. NATO Air […]

Airports

Indra, Avinor advance multiple remote tower ops

May 16, 2019 0

Spain’s Indra has successfully validated multiple remote tower operations with Norwegian air navigation service provider (ANSP) Avinor, demonstrating the possibility of managing multiple airports from one single integrated screen. During two weeks, four air traffic […]

Corporate

EANS, Cybernetica field Estonian remote tower solution

March 15, 2019 0

EANS in partnership with Estonian software developer Cybernetica has presented a remote tower solution to enable simultaneous air traffic control at several aerodromes. Üllar Salumäe, EANS board member, said the development of the remote tower […]

News

Raytheon, Frequentis team on US digital tower technology

March 15, 2019 0

Raytheon has signed a teaming agreement with Frequentis to modernise civil airport operations in the United States using remote virtual tower technology. “These tower systems could significantly increase the safety and efficiency of airport operations in […]