3D Tower and Approach Simulator operational at the Icelandic Civil Aviation Administration Training CentrePosted on 04.12.2005
Tern Systems Inc. has won a contract for the supply of Radar and Flight Data Processing System for the Jeju International Airport, S-Korea, following an open tender. Additionally, the system shall serve as a radar back-up system for the whole country.
Competition was strong since all major ATC solutions providers showed great interest in this project. Tern Systems won the contract in cooperation with Nousnet, a S-Korean company with great experience in installing and maintenance of large and complex systems.
Delegates from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and NASA are meeting with people from Tern Systems, the Icelandic Civil Aviation Administration and the University of Iceland regarding cooperation to modulate a new working environment for Air Traffic Controllers. The University of Iceland has had very successful research cooperation with MIT, Tern Systems and the Icelandic CAA for the past years regarding testing new procedures and graphical interfaces in Air Traffic Control. All parties have shown great interest in further cooperation.