Boeing Develops 10-Year Roadmap for AAI to Modernize Air Traffic Management in India
Boeing has drawn up a comprehensive 10-year roadmap for the Center-run Airports Authority of India (AAI) to modernize its air traffic management, the US-based aerospace company announced on Tuesday. .
“The roadmap aims to drive operational excellence and deliver improved air traffic capability for our flying public, as well as improved navigation, communication and surveillance for our users, making Indian skies transparent and safer. “, said AAI President Sanjeev Kumar.
The AAI manages commercial traffic in Indian airspace. It also manages more than 100 airports across the country.
The project “to develop a comprehensive 10-year Communication, Navigation and Surveillance/Air Traffic Management (CNS/ATM) modernization roadmap” was undertaken with a grant from the Agency United States for Commerce and Development (USTDA), Boeing said in a press release. .
As part of the project, Boeing worked closely with the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), airlines operating in India, airport operators and other airspace stakeholders, a he added.
Boeing and the AAI had signed an agreement in 2019 to jointly develop the roadmap.
“It is a proud moment for us at Boeing as we develop and present a comprehensive roadmap for AAI to leverage as national direction to help improve airspace utilization and sustain flight operations. safe and efficient,” said Ahmed Elsherbini, chief engineer, Boeing India, mentioned.