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Entry Point North and SAAB Digital Air Traffic Solutions agree on strategic partnership

05 March 2018

Entry Point North, one of the largest global ATS academies, and SAAB Digital Air Traffic Solutions have signed a letter of intent for the formation of a strategic partnership.

The cooperation will comprise joint efforts for development and promotion of digital tower training courses and other services where Entry Point North will contribute with its experience in high quality training within air navigation services, consultancy services, selection of air traffic controller candidates, market and selling training globally. While SAAB Digital Air Traffic Solutions will contribute to the partnership with its operational and technical experience in developing operational digital tower concepts, in depth technical knowledge and know-how of applicable technical systems for digital tower operations worldwide.

“We see this cooperation as an important step in our efforts to realise operational Digital Tower solutions, by engage in the training area. Together with Entry Point North we will jointly be able to address a broader spectrum of operational challenges for the benefits of our customers in the transition towards a more digital environment”, says Johan Klintberg, CEO Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions.

“The agreement on the strategic partnership underlines the importance of high quality training when operating from remote towers and we are pleased to be a preferred partner for SAAB Digital Air Traffic Solutions. Besides many other topics, we can foresee Human Factors an essential part of this training”,– says Anne Kathrine Jensen, CEO at Entry Point North.

Background information:

About Entry Point North

Entry Point North is one of the largest global ATS academies. The premier training solutions are carried out in accordance with best practice and international rules, regulations and standards including ICAO and European Commission.

Entry Point North is a total training solution provider. We offer a wide portfolio of training and services to aspiring and operational air traffic controllers, air traffic flight information service officers, air traffic safety electronics, administrative and other aviation-related personnel. Training is delivered at modern facilities in Sweden, Ireland, Hungary, Denmark, Spain and at client sites. Our clients are regional and international, public and private air navigation service providers, airports, airlines as well as military organisations and our services are delivered throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.

Entry Point North is an internationally recognised academy with more than 100 employees and ATM consultants originating from over 19 countries and delivering training for more than 3300 students yearly. Our five modern training facilities are equipped with more than 250 state-of-the-art simulator positions and seventeen high-resolution 3D-image tower simulators - three offering 360˚ representation, one 270˚ and fourteen with a 180˚field of view.

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