Rohde & Schwarz News Magazine

219 | Monitoring

New radio direction finders boost aviation safety

Radio direction finders let air traffic controllers see more. They enhance the situational awareness by adding the dimension of radiocommunications – something that radar cannot detect. The new R&S®DF-ATC-S family of direction finding systems makes life easy for the operators and the ATC organization: All the equipment is mounted at the base of the antenna mast. The only infrastructure needed is the power and network connections.

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