Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

SESAR 2013-HU-40005-P

Controller Pilot Data Link Communications Implementation

Programme:

This project will upgrade the Hungarian air traffic control system to the use of data link, introducing an additional text-based communication between the pilot and the control tower. The new system will improve the overall reception of information, reduce the risk of misunderstandings and increase the efficiency and the capacity of the entire system.

 

The project responds to the EU requirements on enabling the air traffic management to the use of data link as of 2015. It will support the Single European Sky initiative (SES), which aims to increase Europe's airspace capacity, reduce the risk of accidents and the environmental impact of flights and cut costs for passengers.

 


 

This project has been completed.

 

Budget: 

 

Project promoter: 

€5,465,088

Total project cost covered by this Decision:
 

€6,831,360

Percentage of EU support:  

 

Works: 20%

EU contribution: 

 

€1,366,272

 

Download the Info Sheet about this project:

/inea/en/file/fichenew2013-hu-40005-pfinal.pdf.pdf

 

This project was also the subject of a press release issued by the Agency.

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Member States involved:

Hungary

 

Implementation schedule:

Start date: March 2013

End date: June 2015

 

Beneficiary & Implementing body:

 Hungarocontrol

 

Additional information:

 European Commission, DG MOVE


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