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Saab selected by Airports Authority of India to deploy A-SMGCS at five airports

[Johannesburg, 20 October 2014] - Defence and security company Saab has been selected by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to deploy Advanced-Surface Movement Guidance & Control Systems (A-SMGCS) at five airports in India. The Saab A-SMGCS will enhance situational awareness and runway safety at these growing airports.

Saab will deploy its A3000 A-SMGCSSaab multilateration and SR-3 Surface Movement Radars (SMR) to Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Guwahati, Jaipur, and Lucknow Airports. The A3000 A-SMGCS will fuse multilateration and SMR surveillance data to provide air traffic controllers with precise surveillance of the airports' runways and taxiways, along with the identification of aircraft.

In addition, the A-SMGCS will feature Safety Logic runway incursion detection and alerting algorithms to provide controllers with advanced warnings of potential runway incursions. The A-SMGCS will also include functionality for Airport-Collaborative Decision Making (A-CDM) initiatives.
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Saab selected by Airports Authority of India to deploy A-SMGCS at five airports

Last updated :20 October 2014


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