Kannur International Airport in India chooses DAMM® TetraFlex® TETRA Solution

DAMM Cellular Systems A/S has been awarded the contract to provide the DAMM TetraFlex Radio System for mission-critical secure communication at Kannur International Airport in Kannur, India. The solution will be used by all airport operations and maintenance users to secure passengers’ safety with a reliable voice and data communication system for airport operations.

Kannur Airport will be the second Greenfield airport in Kerala, a state located in the southern region of India. With an area of 2,000 acres KIAL will be the fourth international and also the largest airport in Kerala, the only state in India to have four international airports. The airport is being built with state-of-art infrastructure and is expected to have an approximate annual traffic of 1.65 million international and 0.16 million (160,000 thousand) domestic passengers in its first year of commercial operation.

DAMM TetraFlex Radio System provides the following salient features:

  • Fully IP-based solution
  • Decentralized architecture
  • Compliance with the open TETRA standard ensures multi-vendor subscriber terminal support
  • Provision to integrate into smartphones for designated users using the DAMM TetraFlex PTT (Push-To-Talk) application
  • Integrated voice and data logging solution for storage and playback
  • Gateways for interconnection to PBX and conventional networks
  • Easy integration, installation and commissioning

Consort Digital is the regional partner for DAMM Cellular Systems in India and will be supporting the delivery of the entire project to KIAL.


About Telecommunication Consultants India Limited

Telecommunication Consultants India Limited (TCIL), a prime engineering and consultancy company, is a wholly owned Government of India Public Sector Enterprise under the administrative control of the Department of Telecommunications (DOT), Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India. TCIL was set up in 1978 for providing Indian telecom expertise in all fields of Telecom, Civil and IT to developing countries around the world. The company’s core competence is in the fields of Switching, Transmission Systems, Cellular Services, Rural Telecommunication, Optical Fiber-based backbone trans systems, IT & Networking Solutions, Application Software, e-Governance, 3G Network, WIMAX Technology and also Civil Construction projects.

About DAMM

DAMM is a world-leading provider of scalable, flexible and user-friendly digital radio infrastructure systems to industrial, commercial and public safety customers. Built for the future of critical communications, the DAMM MultiTech Platform enables voice and data communication across technologies, including TETRA, TEDS, DMR and Analog in one single system. With over 35 years of experience in critical radio and broadband communication, we take the lead through superior engineering and a constant focus on customer needs and reduced complexity. To find out more about DAMM or any aspect of our solutions or services, visit www.damm.dk or follow us on LinkedIn.

Further information on DAMM please contact:
DAMM Cellular Systems A/S, Denmark – Sonderborg

Contact: Carsten Laursen, Regional Director
E-mail: cl@damm.dk 

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