Saab to deliver integrated ATC suite to Santiago

illustration by kind courtesy of SAAB ©

It was announced by Saab on 21 June that it had been selected to deliver the next generation of air traffic control safety equipment to Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport in Santiago, Chile.

Saab was selected through an open competition to provide a new generation air traffic safety system in Santiago. This system includes fully integrated tower working positions with a ground display, electronic flight strips, and a general information display. In addition, the system will feature A-SMGCS level safety alerting, Saab multilateration and the Saab SR-3 Surface Movement radar.