CLACKAMAS, OR - April 4, 2016 - The WiMAX Forum® would like to thank all attendees for participating in the “Expect Enormous Changes in Aviation Performance with Certified AeroMACS” webinar on March 30, 2016. The webinar was successful with over 150 registrants from more than 80 companies in over 30 countries. The WiMAX Forum especially thanks the speakers from EUROCONTROL, Federal Aviation Authority (FAA), and Hitachi.
In case you missed it or would like to forward it to your colleagues, you can find the webinar recording here. If you’d like the presentations from the webinar, you can download them here.
With the current airport surface communications system at its limit, the FAA and EUROCONTROL/SESAR Joint Undertaking (SJU) have identified the Aeronautical Mobile Airport Communication System (AeroMACS) to support this ever-growing need for the safety and regularity of flight. With developments in security and certification in the WiMAX Forum Aviation Working Group and other aviation organizations such as ICAO and RTCA, certified AeroMACS equipment will soon be available and major deployments around the globe are already underway or in the planning phase.
The information that you gained from this webinar is a glimpse of what you’d be able to access as a WiMAX Forum member. By being part of the WiMAX Forum, Aviation Working Group (AWG) members are shaping the future of the technology. As a WiMAX Forum member, you can influence the development of AeroMACS through involvement in Working Groups, network with industry leaders at member-only events and forums to gain insights, leverage the WiMAX Forum’s position as the worldwide authority of AeroMACS deployments, and access resources available only to member companies. To join the WiMAX Forum, please go to the following: http://www.wimaxforum.org/membership/how-to-join.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at Info@WiMAXForum.org.
About the WiMAX Forum
The WiMAX Forum is an industry-led, not-for-profit organization that certifies and promotes the compatibility and interoperability of broadband wireless products based upon IEEE Standard 802.16. The WiMAX Forum’s primary goal is to accelerate the adoption, deployment and expansion of WiMAX, AeroMACS, and WiGRID technologies across the globe while facilitating roaming agreements, sharing best practices within our membership and certifying products. WiMAX Forum and WiGRID Certified® products are interoperable and support broadband fixed, nomadic, portable, and mobile services. The WiMAX Forum works closely with service providers and regulators to ensure that WiMAX Forum Certified systems meet customer and government requirements. For more information, visit www.wimaxforum.org.