Florence, 4th December 2013 – As a final step SANDRA project management has presented to the European Commission DG Research overall activities and final results.
During 4th and Final Project Review, hosted by Selex ES in one of its Florence premises, EC Project Officer Hugues FELIX, assisted by three project reviewers, have received final presentations by project coordinator and SANDRA sub-project leaders of the overall technical advancements achieved within the project and its main outcomes.
The Project Officer and reviewers expressed high appreciation of the work performed by the SANDRA consortium and the results obtained. It has been highlighted the importance of the “successful proof of concept” of the seamless networking in the sky, of the new concepts for communication avionics and of the innovative airport datalink. It was stressed the importance of the successful completion of the flight trials, representing a cornerstone for the future evolution of aeronautical communications. It has been recognized that the challenges dictated by the ambitious project objectives have been overcome also thanks to an extremely motivated and complementary consortium.