- Indra has been awarded a contract by Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC) for delivery of air traffic navigation systems to ensure safe landings at Korea’s largest and one of the world’s highest ranked airports
- Indra will become the sole provider of landing systems to Incheon’s four runways, contributing to safety and operational stability even in low-visibility conditions
- Air traffic to Seoul’s Incheon Airport relies on Indra’s technology during the approach, landing and take-off, making Indra one of the key technology partners
Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC) has awarded Indra a contract that strengthens the company’s contribution to flight safety in the Republic of Korea. Indra will supply its Normarc instrument landing systems (ILS), distance measuring equipment (DME) and DVOR radio navigation systems, all contributing to safe aircraft navigation during the approach and landing.
Incheon, the main airport of Seoul, was recently ranked as the world’s fourth best airport by Skytrax. Indra’s radars and air traffic management systems manage all arriving and departing flights, as well as movements on the ground. In addition, as a result of the new contract, all of Incheon’s four runways will operate with Indra’s landing systems.
The contract is awarded based on Indra’s solid technical competence on air navigation systems. Incheon is certified to operate in low-visibility conditions, known as CAT III, which impose very strict quality and integrity requirements. Indra offers a market-leading and top-performing landing system that meets the high standards of Korean aviation authorities.
South Korea has become a market of great strategic importance to Indra. Its air traffic management and navigation systems contribute to flight safety at airports and airbases across the country.
Indra (www.indracompany.com) is one of the leading global technology and consulting companies, world leader in engineering technology for aerospace, defense and mobility business, and that heads digital transformation consultancy and information technologies in Spain and Latin America through its affiliate Minsait. It is the technology partner for digitalization and core business operations of its customers worldwide thanks to its business model, based on a comprehensive range of proprietary products, with a high-value end-to-end focus and a high degree of innovation. Sustainability is part of its strategy and culture, to face present and future social and environmental challenges. In the financial year 2022, Indra achieved revenue totaling €3.851 billion, with more than 57,000 employees, local presence in 46 countries and business operations in over 140 countries.
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