DR1 - Harris Corporation, an international communications and information technology company, has been awarded contracts to modernize the air traffic control systems in the Dominican Republic.
Harris will supply its Liberty-STAR(TM) Voice Communication and Control System (VCCS) to the Cibao International Airport in Santiago de los Caballeros.
The airport will be equipped with touch-screen operator positions, radio and telephone interfaces, and a System Maintenance, Administration and Reconfiguration Terminal (SMART) and will feature a digital recorder and a Liberty-MET weather system.
Harris will install the systems and provide operation and maintenance training for the air traffic controllers and technical staff at both locations.
"Cibao International is one of the busiest in the region, supporting the Dominican Republic`s vital tourist trade," said John O`Sullivan, vice president of Mission Critical Networks for Harris Corporation. Read original at DR1.