For optimal application of Kongsberg Aeronautical’s system information, it is best served by intergration with Flight Following software programs used by flight operational personnel.
These systems are flight operational decision support system designed to give user all essential flight critical information in one common view and optimize workflow and situational awareness. The software programs are often part of an airline’s weather information provider’s service.
Being in real-time, information from Kongsberg Aeronautical forms as a natural part of such systems where users through query and intelligent alert functions can retrieve and display up-to-date landing history and associated conditions for individual runways.
As an AIREP (action special air-report) relayed in real-time it has a time advantages compared to traditional runway surface conditions reports such as SNOWTAM derived from airports’ assessments by means of visual inspections.