Contracts

Saab clinches Irish remote tower contract

June 3, 2015 0

Sweden’s Saab has signed a contract with the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) to deliver a remote tower centre to Dublin Airport and the corresponding remote tower installations at Cork and Shannon Airport. Read the Remote […]

CAAs/ANSPs

DFS selects Frequentis remote tower technology

June 3, 2015 0

German air navigation service provider DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung has awarded Austrian supplier Frequentis a contract to equip Saarbrücken airport with its remote tower solution. Read the Remote Tower Dossier From 2017, DFS intends to operate […]

Innovation

Asset Value

May 19, 2015 0

With LFV’s first remote tower going operational, Aimée Turner examines how this advanced technology will manage to make a convincing business case for itself Sweden’s LFV became the first air navigation service provider in the […]

Contracts

DLR, Frequentis bridge remote tower gap

May 12, 2015 0

Communication and ATM automation solutions expert Frequentis has signed a cooperation agreement to use remote tower technologies developed by German Aerospace Centre DLR within its smartVISION solution. The technologies include video sensor-based airport traffic surveillance, compression […]

Airports

Searidge wins Budapest remote tower work

April 27, 2015 0

Canada’s Searidge Technologies, provider of surface management solutions to airports and air navigation service providers (ANSPs), has announced that its Remote Tower solution has been selected for HungaroControl’s Remote Tower implementation project at Budapest Airport (BUD). […]

CAAs/ANSPs

LFV first in the world with remote tower services

April 21, 2015 0

Sweden’s air navigation service provider LFV has become the first in the world to launch remotely operated air traffic management. In October, LFV secured operational approval for commencing remote tower services from its Remote Tower […]

Airports

WATM: LFV selects remote solution at Linköping

March 15, 2015 0

World ATM Congress 2015 Swedish air navigation service provider LFV is to commission a Saab remote tower solution at Linköping Airport in Sweden, the third airport in the country implementing its solution. Read More About […]

Airports

HungaroControl embarks on virtual project

March 6, 2015 0

HungaroControl has launched its first virtual project that would mean controllers manage departing and arriving traffic at Budapest from a remote tower by 2017. The Hungarian air navigation service provider has signed a deal with […]

Airlines

Fortune Favours

November 10, 2014 0

James Hanson draws on his experience supporting service providers in the procurement and safety assessment of remote towers to consider the challenges and rewards. Air traffic management is a conservative industry so when something comes […]