airspace control system


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airspace control system

As it pertains to military aviation, a service provided in the combat zone to increase operational effectiveness by promoting safe, efficient, and flexible use of airspace. Airspace control is provided to permit greater flexibility of operations while authority to approve, disapprove, or deny combat operations is vested only in the operational commander. The airspace control system coordinates, integrates, and regulates the use of airspace of defined properties.
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Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced that its Europe-based air traffic control systems subsidiary, Park Air Systems, has been awarded a contract by the Brazilian Airspace Control System Implementation Commission (CISCEA) to supply and install complete UHF/VHF T6 extended range communication stations at multiple sites across Southern Brazil.

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