London City is to become the first UK airport to introduce digital remote ATC tower technology.

From 2019, 14 HD cameras and two pan and tilt cameras will allow the airport tower be to controlled used high-speed broadband links from NATS in Swanwick. Giant screens will give remote controllers a seamless view, with augmented reality projecting air traffic data on the camera view to enhance situational awareness.

News Team
23 May 2017