Remote Prospects

June 19, 2014 0

LFV has received clearance from the Swedish Transport Agency that the critical flight safety aspects of remote tower are clarified. With this decision, the concept of RTS, Remote Tower Services, enters a new phase that […]


Remote tower technology gains pioneer interest

June 19, 2014 0

Today’s regulatory green light for Saab’s innovative remote tower technology lays the foundation for far wider acceptance within the industry as pioneer air traffic control agencies start selecting systems to deliver the advanced concept, writes […]


Europe secures future of SESAR research

June 17, 2014 0

Europe has agreed to extend the work of the Single European Sky Air Traffic Management Research (SESAR) Joint Undertaking (SJU). The Council of Ministers of the European Union said it recognised the need to foster […]


Saab, LFV readies for remote tower launch

December 16, 2013 0

The pioneering remote tower solution developed by Sweden’s LFV and Saab will see the world-first facility granted a licence for operations in the New Year. Ready for operational launch in the first quarter of 2014, […]


Saab remote tower achieves milestone

April 8, 2013 0

The Saab Remote Tower (r-TWR ) system under testing for Avinor, Norway’s Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP), at Værøy Heliport has passed its Site Acceptance Testing (SAT) milestone, completing V3 stage under SESAR (Single European […]


Front & Centre

April 3, 2013 0

Bob Poole argues that US facilities need consolidation too, not just fragmented Europe Americans are fond of comparing the efficiency of their large, unified air traffic control system with the fragmented and costly system serving […]


Saab's remote tower gets LFV green light

February 25, 2013 0

The Saab Remote Tower (r-TWR) system under deployment for Sweden’s LFV has passed Site Acceptance Testing (SAT). The system is the industry’s first to achieve this milestone, leading the way for full operational certification later […]


WATM: Winnipeg selects Searidge intelligent solution

February 12, 2013 0

World ATM Congress, Madrid: Searidge Technologies, provider of intelligent video solutions to Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs) and airports, announced that their ATC-grade video system and intelligent video platform, IntelliDAR have been selected to enhance Air […]