Substantial DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung NDB replacement contract ...

Posted by Admin User on 24/06/2014

Systems Interface, based in the UK, has been awarded a significant contract by DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH for the replacement of Non-Directional Beacons (NDB) at various locations across Germany.

The four year framework agreement includes the supply of up to twenty Nautel VR125 Non-Directional Beacons with Automatic Tuning Units (ATU’s). Systems Interface will provide initial system installation training and 13 NDB’s within the first two years.

This contract will bring the number of Nautel NDB’s supplied and installed by Systems Interface to over 170 systems worldwide. As agents for Nautel, Systems Interface maintains an extensive parts depot at its UK facility to provide on-going support for all Nautel NDB systems allowing expedited parts delivery to customers in the UK, Europe, Africa and the Middle East.

About DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH

DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH, the German air navigation service provider, is a State-owned company under private law and has around 6,000 employees. Around 2,000 air traffic controllers guide up to 10,000 flights in German airspace every day, and about three million movements every year. The company operates control centers in Langen, Bremen, Karlsruhe and Munich as well as 16 control towers at international airports in Germany. In addition, DFS is represented at the EUROCONTROL Control Centre in Maastricht, the Netherlands.