CEBU CITY, Philippines (July 2, 2015) – Mactan Cebu International Airport has selected Rockwell Collins' ARINC airport solutions to improve its passengers' travel experiences. The airport is currently using ARINC vMUSE™ common-use passenger processing system (CUPPS) as well as [...]
CEBU CITY, Philippines (July 2, 2015) – Mactan Cebu
International Airport has selected Rockwell Collins' ARINC airport solutions to
improve its passengers' travel experiences. The airport is currently using ARINC
vMUSE™ common-use passenger processing system (CUPPS) as well as ARINC SelfServ™
common-use self-service (CUSS) kiosks, and will soon implement many of the
company's other solutions including ARINC AirVue™ Flight Information Display
System (FIDS), AirDB 7™, the latest generation ARINC Airport Operational
Database (AODB) system and ARINC BagLink™, a baggage messaging server.
As part of the deployment, Rockwell Collins has teamed with Gunnebo AB to
streamline the entire check-in process by implementing ARINC™ VeriPax on Gunnebo
Security Group automated gates. The gates will validate passenger flight
details, enhancing security at the airport.
"Rockwell Collins was able to seamlessly migrate our systems from the
previous vendor to ARINC vMUSE in record time, providing our airport with a
superior passenger processing system without disrupting our travelers," said
Andrew Acquaah-Harrison, chief executive advisor, GMR Megawide Cebu Airport
Corporation (GMCAC). "We are extremely pleased to be implementing all of these
ARINC airport solutions to improve our operations while keeping costs low.
"Tourism is one of the major drivers of the
Philippines' economy so
ensuring that travelers have a positive experience is critically important,"
said Heament John Kurian, managing director, IMS Asia Pacific for Rockwell
"Using the latest ARINC self-service based technologies is enabling
Cebu to become an IATA Fast Travel Airport, which is focused on providing more
choices for passengers and lower costs for the industry. We are excited to help
facilitate Cebu's transition. "
Rockwell Collins' airport systems management organization, ARINC Managed
Services, is responsible for the on-site maintenance and support of all the
With this latest agreement, all of the common use airports in the Philippines
are now using the ARINC common-use passenger processing platform (CUPPS) to
provide a better travel experience for their passengers.
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