Jotron to supply radios to 46 Norwegian airports
posted on May 21, 2014
Jotron AS designs and manufactures high quality communication products and systems for land, sea and air applications. Jotron’s VHF and UHF radios are installed at 500 airports, in more than 150 countries. The company has entered into a contract with the Norwegian company Avinor AS. The signed framework agreement includes supply of Jotron’s transmitters, receivers and transceivers - and equipment for remote control and monitoring.
Avinor AS is responsible for planning, developing and operating the Norwegian airport network. The company operates 46 Norwegian airports, thereof 12 in cooperation with the armed forces. Operations also include air traffic control towers, control centres and technical infrastructure for aircraft navigation. Jotron will supply all Avinor's VHF/AM radios to the 46 airports throughout Norway.
Jotron AS has been a manufacturer of VHF/AM and UHF/AM radios since 1974. More than 2500 Jotron radios are in operation at Norwegian airports and the company has supplied radios to Avinor for decades. This long-term business relationship is of great value to Jotron.
“Safety has the highest priority at Avinor, and the company is responsible for maintaining the correct security level at all airports. We are therefore extremely pleased with the trust Avinor has shown in Jotron and our technology. We are sure that our good cooperation will continue in the future,” says Morten Gjersoe, Director ATC and Coastal CommunicationDivision at Jotron.
For more information, please contact Jotron: Director Morten Gjersoe, ATC & Coastal CommunicationDivision - tel. +47 33139700
About Jotron AS (www.jotron.com)
Jotron AS is a privately owned Norwegian company founded in 1967. Jotron’s main businesses are:
· ATC ground to air radio communication products and systems for civil aviation and military use
· Recording and replay systems
· Maritime safety and search & rescue communication equipment
· Maritime ship internal communication systems
· Safety communication systems for maritime and offshore applications
· Maritime VSAT antenna systems
· Shore to ship communication products and systems
Jotron AS, based in Larvik, Norway, is the head office of the Jotron Group employing 250 employees in Norway, Lithuania, UK, USA and Singapore.
About Avinor AS (www.avinor.no)
Avinor was established as a limited company, wholly owned by the state, on 1 January 2003. The company is self-financing. The ownership is administered by the Ministry of Transport and Communications. The company was formerly the administrative company Luftfartsverket. Avinor is a member of the North European ANS Providers (NEAP).