Direction Finding System for Air Traffic Control (ATC) provide air traffic controller with the aircraft`s approaching direction based on the communication between tower and pilot. Airport without radar system get an additional guidance and can support small aircrafts with the navigation. Bigger airports get the approaching direction additionally displayed on the radar image which allows a faster and safer identification of the radioing aircraft. Confusions of aircrafts or communication misunderstandings with other pilots are recognized and clarified immediately.
More than 100 civil and military airports use direction finding systems by Rohde & Schwarz; one customer, inter alia, is the German Air Traffic Control (DFS). is als 100 zivile und militärische Flughäfen setzen auf Peilsysteme von Rohde & Schwarz; zu den Kunden gehört unter anderem die Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS). For more than 80 years, Rohde & Schwarz has stood for quality, precision and innovation in all areas of wireless communication. Strategic pillars include secure communication and radio monitoring and location.