- Rome International Airport chooses DAMM as supplier for Mission Critical Communication.
Rome International Airport chooses DAMM as supplier for Mission Critical Communication.
Monday, September 14, 2009
Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport,
DAMM has through their authorised System Partner in Italy, GEG
Telecomunicazioni, been awarded the contract to replace the
existing communication system at the Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino
Airport in Rome, Italy with their TetraFlex® solution.
Damm's TetraFlex® infrastructure has been connected with
the existing Alitalia Cisco Call Manager platform.
The Sepura terminals were chosen for the project for it's
perfectly integration with the legacy radio communication equipment
and the VoIP telephony system.
Airports are fast moving, potentially hazardous environments that
provide one of the toughest tests for communications systems. TETRA
has proven to be an excellent solution, delivering the reliability,
security and functionality required in such environments.
TetraFlex® was chosen due to its well known
flexibility, comprehensive set of functions and features and its
undisputed reliability. Many years dedication of GEG to
TetraFlex® as the most innovative Tetra base stations on
the market guaranteed the professional and efficient deployment of
the system. "The unique design of the TetraFlex®
system made it possible to integrate and commission the system
within just 1 day leaving the operation uninterrupted", Mr.
Fabrizio Pierro, Project Manager, GEG states. Both the
TetraFlex® products and the outstanding reputation of
the companies DAMM and GEG were important elements of this
strategic choice for the Alitalia operations in the Leonardo da
DAMM has with the supply of TetraFlex® for yet
another major European airport further strengthened their position
as one of the leading providers of Tetra-solutions for the Air
Per Skovsund, Director of Systems Business DAMM comments "We are
very pleased that TetraFlex® also has been chosen by the
Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport. After having worked closely
together with many clients within the airport traffic segment for
years we are proud that TetraFlex® has now become the
1st choice for the European Airports".
Leonardo da Vinci is Italy's largest airport and the first
international air gateway of the country with over 35 million
passengers served in 2008. Located in
Fiumicino, 35 km from Rome's historic city centre, it is
also the principal hub for Alitalia, the Italian flagship