Ittay Hayut is the co-founder and CEO of hoopo, a provider of low-power, wide-area (LPWA) monitoring and tracking solutions; he tells Airside of four ways in which such technology can assist with airport ground operations.
Airport ground operations logistics involves enormously complex processes, with thousands of motorised and non-motorised assets performing functions across a wide area, Hayut notes. Adding GSE (ground service equipment) tracking for continuous visibility and wireless connectivity to this dense mesh of resources allows more efficient utilisation, to the betterment of passengers, staff and the bottom line.
This crucial technology brings ground handlers, airports and airlines significant benefits, he continues. The four most important benefits are as follows: