Leuven, Belgium, July 2nd 2008 - Luciad, the leading software provider for distribution and high performance visualization of geospatial information, will be presenting a number of new product capabilities for ATC/ATM and Air Command and Control applications at Farnborough on July 14-20. The Farnborough International Airshow in the UK is the biggest, most internationally attended aerospace event in the world.
On booth # A14 in hall 1 at the Farnborough event, visitors will experience live displays of LuciadMap, the company’s flagship software suite designed to build aeronautical information systems with superior graphical capabilities. Recognized Air Pictures take full advantage of its multi-threading and multi-core processing power.
In its recent release, LuciadMap V8 offers pioneering support for the upcoming AIXM 5 standard, high responsiveness with complete control over performance parameters, and powerful new capabilities for the handling of large amounts of data, without the need for preprocessing.
Luciad’s exhibit highlights will include powerful 2D and 3D displays of aeronautical information, real-time track data ATC demos, interactive multi-touch tools for UAV mission planning, and Air Command and Control Center applications such as real-time visualization of Blue Force Tracking.
“We are confident that Farnborough will offer our company a superb business platform and an excellent environment in which to take advantage of the opportunities presented by the global aerospace market”, said Lode Missiaen, CEO from Luciad.
More information about Luciad’s products and services can be found on www.luciad.com
Luciad provides software solutions for high performance visualization of geospatial information. Luciad’s software components are the building blocks for mission-critical ATC/ATM and Air Command and Control systems.
Luciad’s core product is LuciadMap, a software solution that system integrators and original equipment manufactures can easily integrate into their existing systems. LuciadMap can handle large numbers of static and moving data on top of geographical information, including maps, satellite imagery, and terrain elevation in many different formats and references to achieve a high situational awareness.
Luciad also offers an end-user product, based on LuciadMap’s technology: ATCPlayback, a viewing capability to play back, review, and analyze simulated or recorded air traffic data. It is a powerful, user-friendly suite that graphically replays and intuitively analyzes ATC simulation results by enabling users to interactively refine the analysis process and graphically visualize the results.
Dedicated to providing its clients with the best possible service, Luciad Professional Services will assess advanced system requirements and assist system integrators with the implementation of fully integrated solutions.
Luciad’s international customer base includes Eurocontrol, FAA, Lockheed Martin, NATO, Saab, Belgocontrol, NLR, DGAC, DFS, LVNL, NATS, AENA, Skyguide, NavCanada and ENAV.
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