Saab has achieved a regulatory approval required to provide the UK’s Armed Forces with Digital Tower expertise. Saab has been efficiently accredited beneath the Air Site visitors Administration (ATM) Gear Accredited Organisation Scheme (AAOS) by the UK Army Aviation Authority and is authorised to develop, present, set up and keep ATM tools for purchasers within the UK Ministry of Defence beneath Regulatory Article 1027. This is a crucial step required to have the ability to ship ATM tools to the UK Armed Forces.

“This is a crucial step for us to help the UK MOD with the growth of digital towers and we’re proud to have the one accredited answer that complies with their rules,” says Per Ahl, CEO of Saab Digital Air Site visitors Options.


The AAOS approval was achieved following a year-long effort of working alongside the UK’s Army Aviation Authority (MAA). It’s noteworthy as being the primary AAOS ever issued for a supply organisation for navy Digital Tower ATM tools, a novel achievement for Saab. The MAA, established in April 2010, is likely one of the world’s premier defence aviation security our bodies, recognised globally for its excessive requirements and risk-based security focus. This approval additional strengthens Saab’s UK credentials, constructing on the Civil Aviation Authority’s approval gained in 2018. Different Saab Digital Air Site visitors Resolution approvals embody certification to offer Air Site visitors Companies and MET-observation companies in accordance with EU-regulation (EU) 2017/373, offering digital ATC as a service at 4 Swedish airports. Saab Digital Air Site visitors Options additionally holds ISO certification 9001, 14001 and 27001.

Saab is a number one defence and safety firm with an everlasting mission, to assist nations hold their individuals and society protected. Empowered by its 18,000 gifted individuals, Saab always pushes the boundaries of expertise to create a safer, extra sustainable and extra equitable world. Saab designs, manufactures and maintains superior techniques in aeronautics, weapons, command and management, sensors and underwater techniques. Saab is headquartered in Sweden. It has main operations all around the world and is a part of the home defence functionality of a number of nations. Saab Digital Air Site visitors Options (SDATS) is a subsidiary inside Saab. By combining operational expertise and world-class technical options, Saab Digital Air Site visitors Options can handle your entire course of from planning and implementation to the administration of air visitors management companies.