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Volpe Omni IV CNS Contract

The Volpe National Transportation Center supports programs in the Aeronautical CNS area by multiple award contracts. These contracts address air and ground-based communications as well as surveillance and control systems and technologies, including:

  1. airborne and ground-based wide area navigation
  2. precision landing and guidance
  3. air and land traffic management systems
  4. system requirements definition
  5. alternatives analyses and designs
  6. sensors and systems development and deployment
  7. test, evaluation, operations, and maintenance of developmental or prototype navigation, communications, and surveillance systems and
  8. the interfaces between these systems and the other elements of the transportation infrastructure.

The five task areas supported by the Volpe OMNI CNS contract include:

  1. Radio Frequency Engineering Technology
  2. Aircraft Surveillance
  3. Airport Operations
  4. National Airspace System Engineering and Implementation
  5. Air Traffic Management

The Ohio University Avionics Engineering Center is a subcontractor to two prime contractors: Titan and Quantech Services.


Avionics Engineering Center
Russ College of Engineering and Technology
131 McFarland Avionics Building
Ohio University
Athens, OH 45701
Tel: (740) 593-1515

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