Alerting system for Mode S interrogator code conflicts: Latvian ANSP selects DFS application
The DFS application MICCA detects incorrect, delayed and missing Mode S target acquisitions which occur, for example, in connection with interrogator code conflicts. Such conflicts arise when two Mode S sensors with overlapping coverage areas use the same interrogator code for target acquisition. As a consequence, aircraft may not be detected by one or more of the Mode S systems in the overlapping area.
DFS developed the application in-house and has been using it to monitor its Mode S facilities since 2010.
"It is important to quickly identify target acquisition problems so that the system monitoring can accurately assess the performance levels of radar stations in real time and, if needed, take corrective action in a timely manner" according to Aleksejs Javorskis, Deputy Chief of Radar Division at LGS.
MICCA can display target acquisition problems in real time using various methods of data visualisation. One possibility is to display the number of problems for each sensor on a time axis. Another possibility is to represent the exact location where a delay occurred in aircraft target acquisition or where there was no acquisition at all.
DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH, the German air navigation service provider, is a State-owned company under private law and has 6,000 employees. DFS ensures the safe and punctual flow of air traffic over Germany. Staff coordinate up to 10,000 aircraft movements in German airspace every day, and about three million movements every year. This makes Germany the country with the highest traffic volume in Europe. DFS operates control centres in Langen, Bremen, Karlsruhe and Munich. In addition, DFS is represented in the Eurocontrol Centre in Maastricht, the Netherlands, and in the control towers of the 16 international German airports. DFS provides training and consultancy services around the world and develops and sells air traffic management systems. The company's portfolio also comprises flight-relevant data, aeronautical publications and aeronautical information services. DFS has the following business units: Control Centre, Tower, Aeronautical Solutions and Aeronautical Information Management.
DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH
Am DFS-Campus 10
63225 Langen, Germany
Tel.: +49 (0) 6103 / 707 - 1388
Fax: +49 (0) 6103 / 707 - 4995
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