Press Releases

Belgian Defence trusts in Airbus high-tech equipment

2 August, 2017

 

2 August 2017, Elancourt – Airbus will provide its newest generation of deployable radio solutions to the Ministry of Defence in Belgium. These highly powerful and flexible Tetra communication systems will be equipped with the new generation of Tetra Taira servers. Taira benefits from virtualised Tetra server functions that ensure the same services as standard Airbus DXT switches. Moreover, the system also incorporates the latest release of the Airbus pico base station, a very small base station that covers tiny areas.

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Airbus to sell Plant Holdings, Inc. to Motorola Solutions

28 July, 2017

Amsterdam, 28 July 2017 - Airbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) has executed a definitive agreement under which Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) will acquire Plant Holdings, Inc., which holds the Airbus DS Communications business.

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Airbus wants to create broadband virtual mobile operator for public safety in Mexico

18 July, 2017

Elancourt, 23 June 2017 - Airbus, technology supplier for Mexico’s nationwide missioncritical Tetrapol network IRIS (Red Nacional de Radiocomunicación de Misión CríticaTetrapol), wants to create the first broadband virtual mobile operator for public safety in Mexico. Airbus selected Nokia as technology partner. The liaison aims at offering Secure Mobile Virtual Network Operator (Secure MVNO) solutions for the future shared network.

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Airbus brings life to the future mission-critical communications

18 July, 2017

Elancourt, 22 June 2017 Airbus is currently performing interoperability examinations during the first European plugtest for Mission-Critical Push To Talk (MCPTT), organized by the European Telecommunications Standard Institute. This event is decisive for Airbus to further push forward a global standard for MCPTT over LTE. As the European leader for Professional Mobile Radio, Airbus is carrying out trials which concentrate on the compatibility between LTE applications and servers of other PMR vendors. The company’s aim is to ensure that its technology works perfectly with other mission-critical solutions. The plugtest is taking place at the ETSI headquarters in Sophia Antipolis, France, and brings together various vendors of the PMR industry.

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Bordeaux puts its trust in Airbus

31 May, 2017

Elancourt, 31 May 2017 – Airbus and its partner Telpass have started upgrading the Tetra secure radio network of the Metropolitan area in Bordeaux. By upgrading to Airbus’ DXT3 switches, Metropolitan Bordeaux is adding an additional security level to its network, which will now have a geo-redundancy system. The network’s improvement will also optimise maintenance costs. It consists of 15 base stations and it routes a total of around five million messages per day, making it very powerful.

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