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.
With an expanding portfolio which now includes runway lighting, docking guidance and control tower systems and other state-of-the-art technologies, ADB SAFEGATE has become a key partner for airports on this continent. One such airport is Félix-Houphouët-Boigny International Airport in Abidjan for which Gilles Darriau, General Director of AERIA, and Alexander Herring, Regional Sales Director Africa and Managing Director ADB SAFEGATE South Africa, have great ambitions. What are these ambitions and how can they be achieved? An interview with two people who are passionate about the industry.
PRESS RELEASE. Van Don International Airport (VDIA) pioneers LED airfield lights in Vietnam with ADB SAFEGATE’s portfolio. The airport in Quang Ninh, a northern province in Vietnam is all set to operate its first flight in December 2018 and Vietnam Airlines has already signed a strategic agreement in January 2018 to extend its route network to and from Van Don International Airport (Quang Ninh). Continue reading
Aiming to improve operational efficiency and safety at Toronto Pearson International Airport has led its operator to choose ADB SAFEGATE’s Safedock T1 A-VDGS, or Advanced Visual Docking Guidance System. Carroll McCormick explores Toronto Pearson´s new aircraft docking guidance system Continue reading
In a project to upgrade the Airfield, Naval Air Station Oceana (NTU) in Virginia Beach, is reconstructing the runway and implementing LED lighting from ADB SAFEGATE. Not only will Oceana Naval Air Station see a reduction in energy usage, but also a substantial reduction in ongoing maintenance costs related to re-lamping incandescent fixtures. Typically, they would be re-lamping all fixtures one or two times per year. Now, they can go years without the need to re-lamp. Completion anticipated in July 2019. Continue reading
ADB SAFEGATE pioneered the use of LED technology for airfield ground lighting, and as LED quickly becomes the industry standard, two out of three LED lights installed on airfields worldwide are from ADB SAFEGATE.Now, ADB SAFEGATE is bringing airports in North and South America a new cost-effective and reliable option for high-mast LED apron lighting through a special partnership with U.S.-based lighting expert, Musco Lighting. Continue reading
San Francisco International Airport (SFO), the USA’s seventh busiest airport, is working with ADB SAFEGATE to add Safedock T1 Advanced Visual Docking Guidance Systems (A-VDGS) and SafeControl Apron Management (SAM) integration software as part of the airport’s redevelopment project at Terminal 1. The state-of-the-art gate solution will optimize existing airport infrastructure to unlock capacity through more efficient and smoother operations. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE. Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR Airport) is India’s third busiest airport and serves Bangalore – India’s Silicon Valley – as well as neighboring areas. The Airport’s second runway, scheduled to be operational by late 2019, will be powered by ADB SAFEGATE’s SafeLED airfield lighting (AGL), making it India’s first and only such runway. Continue reading