Bremen Gets New Satellite Precision Landing System

18 May 2009 (Last Updated May 18th, 2009 18:30)

Germany's Bremen Airport has added new capabilities to its landing system allowing for GPS corrections that increase instrument landing systems. The Honeywell SmartPath precision landing system is designed to help the airport enhance capacity without runway expansions, while reduci

Germany's Bremen Airport has added new capabilities to its landing system allowing for GPS corrections that increase instrument landing systems.

The Honeywell SmartPath precision landing system is designed to help the airport enhance capacity without runway expansions, while reducing noise in surrounding communities and improving air traffic capacity.

The German Air Navigation Service (ANS) helped with the installation of the system, one of eight operating worldwide.