Ricochet, a leading supplier of synchronised communication and surveillance recording within the ATC, compliance and public safety sectors, has strengthened its position in the Middle East ATC recording market by signing a contract with partner Bayanat Airports Engineering & Supply.

Technology leader Ricochet will deliver a redundant system with recording capacity of 184 audio channels. The voice recording system will be installed at Jebel Ali Airport. As a major aviation hub in the Middle East, Dubai International Airport was the 15th busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic, handling 40.9 million passengers in 2009.

As the leading airport systems integrator since 1999, Bayanat Airports has been helping its customers in the Gulf region with the supply, design, installation and servicing of ATC systems, runway systems, terminal systems and managed airport systems services through its world-renowned partners.

“Positioned as a key international provider of ATC recording solutions, Ricochet continues to win contracts in the Middle East market,” says the company’s president and CEO, Jørn Rød–Larsen. “Our partner Bayanat has done excellent work on this project. We are pleased to see that customers and partners show strong interest in Ricochet’s global recording solution experience.”