Park Air Systems Limited


Park Air Systems Limited: global presence, local expertise

In over 180 countries worldwide, more than 61,000 Park Air radios are relied upon by civil and defence organisations to deliver their communication services.

Park Air Systems Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Northrop Grumman Corporation, is the world’s leading provider of VHF and UHF ground-to-air communication solutions, both for civil and defence applications.

Park Air has been at the forefront of Air Traffic Management (ATM) communications technology for many years, since being founded in 1966. We have led the way for the VDL Mode 2 and VDL Mode 3 data standards. Today, we are an active member of industry leading groups such as EUROCAE Working Group 67, helping to define the future of IP standards for radio ground networks.

Civil ATC communication

Air Traffic Control communications have been the heart of Park Air business for more than 50 years.  As a designer, manufacturer and integrator dedicated to ATC communications, we have an enormous wealth of knowledge and understanding of the airport communications environment. Today, our cutting-edge products and systems are deployed in some of the world’s most remote locations and busiest global airports. We are driven by innovation and committed to providing market-leading technologies.  The Park Air Sapphire Portfolio provides the most advanced radio available today, the T6. Our T6 radios are relied upon by some of the world’s busiest airports, in some of the toughest locations, putting our products and teams to the test.

Defence ATC communication

Park Air has over 30 years’ experience in providing defence and military radio systems for ground-to-air communications around the globe.  Supplying systems for a myriad of defence requirements; from traditional national air-defence networks, to complex ship-borne systems and compact deployable cabin operations. Drawing on extensive experience within global civil Air Traffic Management installations, we also support the design of split-site ground stations for maximum range and clarity of communications.

The Park Air Defence Communications Portfolio provides all of the components required for fixed, maritime and deployable surface to air defence communications systems. At the heart of the Defence offering is the Park Air M7 VHF/UHF range of software defined radios, providing voice, data, secure speech and electronic protection measures (EPM). We use our experience and our position as a leading OEM to ensure that NATO & other military customers worldwide receive a best-in-class system.

Through Life Support

As a leading global provider of VHF and UHF communications, Park Air takes pride in delivering a class leading ownership experience.  We offer all our customers access to our free 24/7 helpline staffed by experienced Park Air field service engineers, for both the Defence and Sapphire portfolios. These engineers specialise in a range of VHF and UHF communication disciplines including radio, VCCS and recorders. We provide post-sales and technical support services throughout the life cycle of systems we deliver.


Member Information

Membership Type: Associate Silver Member

Country: United Kingdom

Telephone number: +44 (0) 1778 345 434


Head office:

Northfields, Market Deeping, Peterborough, PE6 8UE