CERTIUM – Safe and secure ATC communications has a new standard

Posted on: January 14, 2020

Rohde & Schwarz introduces an advanced ATC communications suite from one single provider that sets new standards in safety & security: CERTIUM.

Increasing global air travel, rapid technological change, growing threats of cyber-attacks and limited resources pose great challenges for air traffic control. While safety and availability without compromise are given requirements, operations must remain efficient and flexible.

Introducing CERTIUM®, both the answer to these challenges as well as a promise to ATC community:

  • An advanced ATC communications suite from the microphone to the antenna
  • Increasing safety, security and efficiency beyond existing market standards


Rohde & Schwarz offers an one-stop-shop for the full life cycle of a system: From design, manufacturing & system integration to project implementation & tailored services. A complete portfolio from a single source, CERTIUM® is a fully IP-based ATC communications suite.


From high-speed encryption to leading cyber security solutions, Rohde & Schwarz continues to securely pave the way. Equipping the world’s governmental authorities and air navigation service providers with highly secure and encrypted architectures, we are committed to our philosophy. Security by design.


Rohde & Schwarz enables air traffic control at more than 200 airports and flight operations centers across the world. Multiple layers of redundancy including an innovative quad-redundant VCS system architecture ensure uninterrupted availability and enhanced resilience against worst-case scenarios. Safety by culture.


CERTIUM® features a complete portfolio from a single source. It reduces operating costs by minimizing repair and maintenance efforts. An IP-based system architecture enables optimized operational concepts, such as virtual control centers, already on line and proven.

Discover CERTIUM® at the World ATM Congress 2020, March 10 to 12, Madrid – Spain, Hall 9, booth 562