Virtual/Augmented Reality applications for tower

Solution part PJ.05-W2-97.1 aims to support the air traffic controllers by means of applications for the virtual / augmented reality in ATC tower environment. The technology involves the use of tracking labels, air gestures and attention control. It takes into account the work already performed during SESAR Wave 1 continuing to provide significant improvements thanks to advanced interaction methods with HMI.

Human Performance, Operational Efficiency, Safety, Resilience

Intended Benefits

  • Improve human performance and safety through increased situational awareness resulting from improved and innovative working environment and HMI.
  • The innovative working environment and HMI will also improve operational efficiency through reduced mental workload, and will increase resilience to LVC.

New interaction modes at the Tower CWP

Solution part PJ.05-W2-97.2 aims to support the air traffic controllers by means of innovative applications for tower controller working positions (CWP), based on the use of multi touch interaction. It takes into account the work already performed during SESAR Wave 1 continuing to provide significant improvements thanks to advanced interaction methods with HMI.

Human Performance, Operational Efficiency,
Cost Efficiency

Intended Benefits

  • Improve human performance and operational efficiency through improved and innovative working environment and HMI, improved usability, and reduced mental workload, which will also increase cost efficiency through increased ATCO productivity.

Improving controller productivity by ASR at the TWR CWP

Solution part PJ.05-W2-97.3 aims to support the Air Traffic Controllers by means of innovative applications for tower controller working positions (CWP). The technology involves the use of Automatic Speech Recognition, AI and Machine Learning. It takes into account the work already performed during SESAR Wave 1 continuing to provide significant improvements thanks to advanced interaction methods with HMI.

Human Performance, Operational Efficiency,
Cost Efficiency, Safety

Intended Benefits

  • Improve Human Performance, Operational Efficiency and Safety through improved and innovative working environment and HMI, improved usability and reduced mental workload, which will also increase Cost Efficiency through increased ATCO productivity.

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