departure control


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departure control

The function of an approach control facility that provides air traffic control service for departure IFR (instrument flight rules) and, under certain conditions, VFR (visual flight rules) aircraft.
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Royal Jordanian announced that it will adopt the full suite of Amadeus Altea Customer Management and e-commerce solutions including reservations, inventory and departure control as part of a 10-year partnership with Amadeus.
Offerings include systems to manage reservations and departure control, airport, cargo, crew management and dining and cabin needs, finance, flight operations maintenance and engineering, planning and scheduling, pricing and revenue management, sales and marketing, and customer loyalty.
Other processes include departure control, flight control, cargo and meteorological information management.
Dr Ang Kiam Wee, Principal of ITE College Central, said: "SITA s Maestro Local Departure Control System (LDCS) software is used in many international airports around the world.
Cameron Curtis, Asia Pacific vice president, for Sabre Airline Solutions, said the contract with Phuket Air, coupled with other recent reservation contract wins, demonstrates that Sabre Airline Solutions is able to deliver high quality, cost-efficient reservations and departure control solutions for airlines of various sizes throughout Asia Pacific.
The toolkit offers a detailed analysis of the existing cyber threats and helps airlines and aviation security stakeholders in identifying measures to protect their critical IT infrastructures, to include reservation systems, departure control, aircraft maintenance, crew planning and flight management and technologies for electronic flight bags, e-enablement of aircraft and air traffic management.
New Skies is a comprehensive airline passenger sales and management solution providing capabilities for integrated Internet booking, call center reservations, travel agency global distribution connectivity, inter-airline and alliance code-share itineraries, real-time reporting, ancillary revenue generation and departure control.
Air Andaman's reservations and departure control will be hosted on the SabreSonic solution which eliminates the carrier's need to develop, host and maintain its own systems, and allows the carrier to focus on its core business and on delivering the best quality service to its customers.
Alex is also part of the project team working on a new departure control system, which enhances check-in procedures.
The system was designed by Sita for airports, airlines, ground handlers and charter companies and has provided low-cost, easy-to-use check-in and departure control for Saudi airports.
Amakusa Airlines IBS Software Services said Japanese regional carrier Amakusa Airlines implemented its passenger reservation system iFly Res for integrated reservations, ticketing and departure control aplications.