30 November 2007
EADS Defence & Security selected to provide radio communications solution to the North Luzon Railway Phase I Project in the Philippines.
-The first TETRA contract in the Philippines for EADS Secure Networks
-Another success in the transportation industry and in Asia Pacific
EADS Secure Networks, an integrated line of Business of EADS Defence & Security (DS), has been selected to deploy a digital TETRA radio communication system on the North Luzon railway in the Philippines.
Deployment is to be done together with Beijing Huatie Information Technology Development Company. The consortium will deliver data and voice applications for the train dispatcher system based on EADS TETRA system. The equipment includes 1 switch, 3 base stations and more than 100 terminals among others.
The system is planned to be operational on 30th of June 2009.
EADS Secure Networks supplies customised solutions and dedicated applications to the transport industry ensuring optimised operational effectiveness, enhanced security and advanced services to its customers. It has been selected to join the bidding team as a leader for TETRA technology suppliers because of the quality of its project management, its ability to deliver seamless communications solutions in a very short timeframe as well as the excellence of its terminals.
EADS Secure Networks is an integrated line of business of EADS Defence & Security (DS). DS is a systems solutions provider combining military air systems, missile systems, communications and intelligence systems, global security solutions, sensor and avionics systems, as well as test and support solutions into a single effective network. In 2006, DS – with its around 23,000 employees – achieved revenues of 5.9 billion.
EADS is a global leader in aerospace, defence and related services. In 2006, EADS generated revenues of 39.4 billion and employs a workforce of about 116,000.
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