Airbus unit showcases PMR technology at summit
Abu Dhabi, June 19, 2014
Airbus Defence and Space, a division of Airbus Group, showcased professional mobile radio (PMR) technology at a conference in Dubai recently.
The interactive public safety conference was organised by the Professional Communication Corporation – Nedaa Corporation and Atlas Telecom. As many as 90 participants from various public safety organisations from the UAE, such as the Dubai Police, Civil Defence, Ambuland, Electricity and Water Authority, airports, and Road and Transport Authority, attended it, said a statement.
The conference provided an update on the latest technological developments as well as information about new network infrastructure elements, including Claricor solution for small to medium-sized networks, the latest Tetra (Terrestrial Trunked Radio) terminals like TH1n, and the LTE (Long Term Evolution) roadmap for developing broadband from Airbus Defence and Space.
The company, which has been active in the Middle East since 2005, has set up Tetra radio communication networks in Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, the UAE and Saudi Arabia, in the oil and gas sectors, defence organisations or for public safety organisations – either as the prime contractor or through its partner Atlas Telecom. It has deployed eight Tetra networks in the region, where more than 1,000 base stations have been installed and are in operation.
The Nedaa Professional Communication Corporation is a secure telecom network operator in the UAE that uses Airbus Defence and Space technology provided by Atlas Telecom. The technology provides secure and reliable communication services to all specialised governmental, semi-governmental and private institutions that aspire to be leaders in the field of secure telecommunications for public safety organisations.
The conference provided a valuable insight into different possible scenarios for the network’s evolution. - TradeArabia News Service