Rockwell Collins now providing automated check-in for Falcon Aviation’s business jets and helicopters in Abu Dhabi


DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Falcon Aviation has implemented Rockwell Collins’ ARINC LocalCheckSM Local Departure Control System (L-DCS) to automate the check-in process for the company’s fleet of helicopters and corporate jets.

Falcon Aviation provides a host of aviation services, including private jet and helicopter charter, aircraft management and aircraft maintenance and support, to customers throughout the Middle East from its base at Al Bateen Executive Airport, the premier VIP airport in the United Arab Emirates.

“Over the years, Falcon Aviation has become synonymous with safety, quality and excellent customer service,” said Capt. Raman Oberoi at Falcon Aviation. “We have built a reputation for delivering high-quality products and innovative services to our loyal customers, and Rockwell Collins’ airport solutions are helping us deliver on that promise.”

Rockwell Collins’ ARINC LocalCheck improves Falcon Aviation’s check-in and boarding efficiency by automating passenger handling and the production of barcoding bag tags for positive identification and passenger reconciliation.

“Rockwell Collins airport solutions are used throughout the world to help airports improve efficiency and enhance operations,” said Paul Hickox, head of Airport Systems Sales for Rockwell Collins. “This win is an excellent example of how we can tailor our solutions to meet the requirements of both large international airports as well as smaller regional airports and private business terminals.”

Rockwell Collins is exhibiting at MEBAA 2016, December 6 – 8, at the Dubai Convention Centre, booth #421.

About Rockwell Collins:

Rockwell Collins is a pioneer in the development and deployment of innovative aviation and high-integrity solutions for both commercial and government applications. Our expertise in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, mission communications, simulation and training, and information management is delivered by a global workforce, and a service and support network that crosses more than 150 countries.

About Falcon Aviation Services:

Falcon Aviation is one of the most successful corporate jet and helicopter services providers in the GCC region. Falcon Aviation is committed to delivering the highest level of aviation services that establish standards in terms of safety, quality and customer service. Falcon is a founding board member of the Middle East Business Aviation Association (MEBAA) and is an authorized service centre for Embraer and Airbus Helicopters and warranty service center for Gulfstream. Falcon Aviation was established in 2006 to introduce a multifaceted business model that combines offshore helicopters, Q400 NG Commercial and oil & Gas operations and VIP jet charters with its main operating base at Al Bateen Executive Airport, the premier VIP airport in the UAE and situated only 10 km from Abu Dhabi City Centre. Falcon Aviation is constantly modernizing its fleet to remain abreast of all the technology in the aviation industry.