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Simulation and Integration of Ground, Network, and Air Links (SIGNAL)

SIGNAL is the FAA Academy’s Air Traffic simulation training software used in the Radar and Non-Radar training of Tower, Terminal, Enroute, and International Air Traffic Controllers.

Our team has developed a Remote Process Command (RPC) server component used to remotely control all the SIGNAL components. By using the TCP/IP sockets to communicate between the different processes; this software has been designed for using the web to support distance learning. SIGNAL is currently being used at the FAA Academy and at select domestic and international fielded sites.

Who is using SIGNAL?

Domestic Air Traffic Training for Terminal & EnRoute

  • Rehired Controllers
  • College Training Initiative (CTI)
  • Ex-Military
  • New Hires
  • U.S. Air Force

International Air Traffic Training

  • Sydney, Australia, Precision Runway Monitor (PRM) Controllers
  • El Salvador
  • Egypt
  • Bahamas
  • Morocco
  • Israel
  • China
  • Bosnia

Accomplishments

Hardware Requirements

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