Airbus wins Chinese airport contract
Guangzhou Airport is rolling out Airbus’ Tactilon Agnet technology, in collaboration with local partners GuangZhou Topcom and Beijing Smart & Speedy.
Guangzhou previously worked with Airbus in 2008, to install an 800MHz TETRA network.
Speaking of the roll-out, Airbus head of the Asia Pacific region, Marko Tiesmaki, said: “Airbus is collaborating hand-in-hand with local partners to create innovative solutions for critical communications. Guangzhou airport - China's third-busiest - is a perfect example of this.”
A spokesperson for the company said: “Tactilon Agnet is a state-of-the-art professional application and collaboration platform for business and mission-critical users. It allows seamless voice and data services between Tetra and 4G/5G.”
The delivery of the system is planned for the first part of this year.
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