SHANGHAI. With the successful completion acceptance and flight verification, the construction of runway status lights (RWSL) in China’s major international hub airport has officially progressed from exploration to practical use. ADB SAFEGATE, as the major AGL solution provider, was proud to witness this historic moment on-site together with all stakeholders of this project. Continue reading
VIETNAM. Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN), the largest airport in Vietnam serving Ho Chi Minh City and south-eastern Vietnam, has been an ADB SAFEGATE customer for more than 20 years. The airport recently saw its operating capacity boosted with the opening of its newly renovated runway and taxiways. Continue reading
CHINA. On June 27, 2022, Chengdu Tianfu International Airport (Tianfu Airport) celebrated its “first birthday”. After three flight planning seasons, the number of airlines operating at the airport has reached 32, and the average number of daily flights has increased significantly. ADB SAFEGATE has actively participated in the construction of Tianfu Airport, providing the Airfield Lighting Control and Monitoring System, more than 18,000 Light Monitor and Switch units and 98 Safedock Advanced Visual Docking Guidance Systems. (Image Source: Xinhua News Agency) Continue reading
VIETNAM. Extreme monsoon weather throughout the year has challenged the main airport hub in Vietnam for years. But not any longer! With LED airfield ground lighting from ADB SAFEGATE the airport will enhance safety on its runways and taxiway during low visibility conditions. ADB SAFEGATE’s latest project completion for Vietnam’s Noi Bai International Airport will deliver safer, more sustainable airfield operations.
EVENT. At inter airport Europe 2021, ADB SAFEGATE’s ‘Smarter Together’ theme will showcase how the company is helping airports chart a smoother recovery using smart technology and actionable insights to deliver a superior operational performance, while adapting easily to meet changing demands. The company’s latest solutions and services for the airfield, gate, tower and terminal leverage digital technologies such as wireless communication, smart sensors and cloud- and web-based mobile systems to bring a step change in airport operations.
AIRPORT SUCCESS STORY. Automated docking helps mitigate delays and disruption during thunderstorm events at Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport by bringing aircraft into the gate and deplaning passengers during periods when the ramp is closed to ground personnel due to lightning. Automation and improved information sharing to streamline gate operations and traffic flow during regular and irregular operations Continue reading
When working 24×7, every second counts and that’s why the right support and solutions are needed to shorten time to gate, to reduce downtime and to keep flight delays to a minimum. In other words – to make the most of every second. Thank you Liege Airport and @Jean-Luc Deru for sharing this video to illustrate where the action’s at.
Ever since the invention of powered human flight, there has been a need to provide places for these flying machines to take off and land. As technology advanced, the need for an aircraft to land in less than optimal daylight conditions led to the integration of lighting on the airfield. This, now, required the ability to turn these lights on when needed and off when not, leading to the creation of the Airfield Lighting Control System.Continue reading
ADB SAFEGATE now launches a new distributed control and monitoring solution for airfield lighting control and monitoring systems (ALCMS) that will set new industry standards. The ACE3 boasts a full-color interactive touchscreen display, enhanced communication options and input/output expandability, providing major advancements in readability, monitoring and system flexibility.