Airport cases

Busy airports manage hundreds of flights a day, each requiring dozens of employees to communicate with each other.

With the help of digital radio communications from Airbus Defence and Space, many airports around the world have improved the efficiency of their operations.

Case examples

Among the airports that are covered by a radio network provided by Airbus Defence and Space:

Case: Paris airports

Thousands of PMR users at Paris airports share the use of the radio communications system — and its cost.

Discover how Aéroports de Paris (ADP) manages the largest air-traffic zone in Europe.

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Case: Düsseldorf airport

Sometimes it’s not important to know the name of the person you’re talking to.

Learn how the teams at Düsseldorf airport work — thanks to the dynamic, role oriented communication system set up in their TETRA radios.

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Case: Beijing airport

Digital PMR radios now support the smooth running of Beijing airport, one of the world's busiest airports.

Discover why Beijing airport changed from analog to digital and which have been the benefits.

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Case: Sri Lanka airport

Sri Lanka’s Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) is enjoying improved security and more efficient co-operation between different departments — thanks to its new digital communications system.

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Case: Helsinki Airport

More than 50 organisations took part in major disaster exercise at Helsinki’s Vantaa airport.

Learn how the Finnish public safety network VIRVE can handle it — whether it's exercise or real emergency.

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In addition, the following airports are covered by a radio network provided by Airbus Defence and Space:

  • Berlin airports Tegel (TXL) and Schönefeld (SXF)
  • Zürich (ZRH)
  • Sharjah International Airport (SHJ)
  • Bahrain Airport (BAH)
  • Dubai (DXB)
  • Zhengzhou Airport (CGO)
  • Xi'an Airport (XIY)
  • Linyi Airpor (LYI)
  • JiNan Airport (TNA)
  • Chengdu Airport (CTU)
  • Guangzhou Airport (CAN)
  • Shanghai Airport (PVG)
  • Tianjin Airport (TSN)
  • Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
  • Hambantota Airport (HRI) in Sri Lanka

Learn more: What do the best performing airports have in common? [Blog]


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