The installation and commissioning of DME/NL 2700 transponder, produced by the leading Russian developer and supplier of air traffic management equipment JSC Azimut, was completed at the airport of Samarkand, the Republic of Uzbekistan.
DME/NL 2700 transponder (distance measuring equipment) is recommended for use on civil aerodromes and on the airfields of local airlines, and designed to measure the slant range of the aircraft with respect to the reference point of the installation. Identical equipment, produced by JSC Azimut, successfully operates at many airports in Russia and CIS countries.
Works on the installation and commissioning of distance measuring equipment DME/NL 2700 have been done in the interests of the state enterprise Centre «UZAERONAVIGATSIYA» (Uzbekistan air navigation) of the national airline «Uzbekiston khavo yullari» (Uzbekistan airways). Under the contract, JSC Azimut specialists carried out installation, starting-up and adjustment works, as well as the briefing of operating personnel, ground tests and introductory flight checks.
JSC Azimut with the assistance of the Rostec State Corporation develops, manufactures commercially, and supplies, on a turnkey basis, civil aviation enterprises with the facilities of communication, navigation, landing, surveillance, and air traffic control automation, as well as develops and implements integrated projects of equipping and re-equipping aerodromes and air traffic control centres.