Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems wins Oman contract

Security company Northrop Grumman’s Europe-based air-traffic management subsidiary, Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems, is providing Advanced Surface Movement Guidance and Control Systems (A-SMGCS) for Muscat International and Salalah International airports in the Sultanate of Oman.

The contract, awarded by Spanish information technology company Indra Sistemas, forms part of the nationwide air-traffic management modernisation and upgrade programme for the Directorate General of Meteorology and Air Navigation Services in Oman and is expected to be completed in April 2015.

Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems will supply and install NOVA 9000 A-SMGCS, including multi-lateration systems being supplied by teammate ERA.

Indra Sistemas will supply the surface movement radars, which will be integrated into the NOVA 9000 A-SMGCS.