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Sensis ADSE-X Operational at Newark

By Tish Drake | August 31, 2009
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Airport Surface Detection Equipment, Model X (ASDE-X) system from Sensis, based in Syracuse, N.Y., is now operational at Newark Liberty International Airport. ASDE-X, a runway incursion detection and alerting system, is now operational at 18 U.S. airports through FAA’s ASDE-X program. FAA will deploy ASDE-X to a total of 35 airports by 2011. ASDE-X uses surface movement radar, multilateration and Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) to provide real-time information of aircraft and vehicles on the airport surface.

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