Airports Authority of India
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Department
CNS-OM
    
 
Head of the Department
 
NameMr. C R Sudhir
DesignationExecutive Director (CNS-OM)
Telephone

91-11--24652075

Fax91-11-24654142
E-Mail ID

edcom@aai.aero

 
Other Senior Executive(s)
 
NameMr. N.R.Das
DesignationGeneral Manager (Com)
Telephone

91-11-24620287
9650311488 (M)

Fax91-11-24620287
E-Mail ID

gmcomchq@aai.aero

 
NameMr. Ravi Kant
DesignationGeneral Manager (CNS) NS & CMC
Telephone

91-11-24619159
9958200644(M)

Fax91-11-24619159
E-Mail ID

gmnschqnad@aai.aero

 
NameMr. Pan Singh
DesignationGeneral Manager (CNS), CNS - HRM & Coord
Telephone

91-11-24653447
09958311255 (M)

Fax91-11-24653447
E-Mail ID

pansingh@aai.aero

 
NameMr. P.K.Srivastava
DesignationGeneral Manager (CNS), A & FTI
Telephone

91-11-24621454
08527188282 (M)

Fax91-11- 24621454
E-Mail ID

pksrivastava@aai.aero

 
NameMr. Shakti Dev
DesignationGM(CNS)
Telephone

91-11-24611960
9711170880(M)

Fax91-11-24611960
E-Mail ID

gmcrsd@aai.aero

 
Work allocation in CNS-OM Department:
 
S.
No.
Broad Functional Area GM(CNS) Jt.GM/DGM(CNS)
1. Central Radio Stores Depot Mr. Shakti Dev
GM(CNS-CRSD)
1. Mr. Ramesh Kumar, Jt.GM (CNS))
2. Mr. M S Tanwar, DGM (CNS)
2. Communication Systems, WPC, Frequency spectrum Management, AIS-AIM, COSAH and OPS Control Room, Signal Centre, HFRT Operation, O&M matters (VHF,HF TX-RX etc.), Communication Links, Official Language and other related matters

Mr. N.R.Das,
GM (CNS-Com)

1. Mr. A K Verma, Jt.GM(CNS)
2. Mr. Shiv Lal,DGM(CNS)
3. Mr. J K Shukla, DGM(CNS)
3. Navigation Systems, Surveillance Systems, Budget, Spares Procurement (RADAR / ASGCS/ ADS-B) , NOC, Simulation Study (EMACS*) Ravi Kant
GM (CNS- NS & CMC)
1. Mr. Ajay Gupta, DGM(CNS)
2. Mr. Rajiv Badoni, DGM(CNS)
Mr. S Kobiraj, DGM(CNS)
4. Performance Monitoring, Aviation Safety, Aerodrome Licensing, ICAO matters, DGCA safety audit, MOU matter, CNS Standardizations, CNS Manual, GAGAN, HRM (Proficiency/Training & Transfers, General Administration, Policies, RTI, Parliament/ MOCA & Other Related Matters Mr. Pan Singh,
GM(CNS-HRM & Coord.)

1. Mr. J. B. Singh, Jt.GM(CNS)
2. Mr. Kuldip Singh, Jt.GM(CNS)

5. Automation Systems, FTI Project Mr. P.K.Srivastava
GM (CNS-A & FTI)

1. Mr. A.K.Srivastava, Jt.GM(CNS)
2. Mr. Ritesh Kumar Gupta, DGM(CNS)

Broad Functions/Job Profile of CNS-OM Directorate at CHQ:
 

Directorate of CNS-Operation & Maintenance [CNS-OM] at CHQ is headed by Executive Director [CNS-OM]. ED [CNS-OM] reports to Member [ANS]. Broad functions/job profile of CNS-OM Department is as given below:

1. The Communication, Navigation, Surveillance and ATM Data Processing facilities are the backbone for provision of Air Navigation Services for safe and smooth operation of Aircraft at Airports and for both Continental and Oceanic Indian airspace. Indian airspace. CNS-OM Directorate ensures that provision of these facilities for their Serviceability, Availability, Reliability and Integrity is as per Standard and Recommended practices of ICAO and Civil Aviation Requirements (CARs) promulgated by DGCA.

2. CNS-OM Dept by framing maintenance policies and supervision systems delivers system management, maintenance standards/instructions and maintenance services to assure and ensure that Serviceability, Availability, Reliability and Integrity of CNS/ATM systems as mentioned above.

3.Provision of Aeronautical Mobile Services, Aeronautical Fixed Telecommunication Network, VOLMET, Pre Flight Com Briefing and International Notam Offices.

4. Provision of Telecom infrastructure (Datacom, Telephones, Fax & Mobile etc.) for provision Air Navigation Services and to other AAI Departments/Units for operational and administrative requirements.

5. Other main functions of CNS-OM Dept are:-

5.1 Human Resource Management of CNS Manpower including:-

  1. Initial Induction of CNS Personnel at various levels;
  2. Basic Training to CNS personnel being inducted at various levels as per ICAO guidelines;
  3. Initial Deployment after Basic Training;
  4. Conceptual, Developmental and Refresher Training on Operational CNS/ATM systems as per ICAO /DGCA Guidelines;
  5. Factory Training on the CNS/ATM systems being inducted for operational use;
  6. Annual placement of CNS personnel as per operational requirements and
  7. Administering of the CNS Proficiency.

5.2 Coordination with DGCA/ICAO for issue related to CNS and amendment to ICAO Annex/documents related to CNS.

5.3 Coordination with National Regulator, WPC and ICAO for Civil Aviation Frequency requirements/Protection.

5.4 CNS Standardization & Procedures.

5.5 Internal Performance Metric Monitoring of CNS/ATM systems.

5.6 Preparing and implementation of replacement and up gradation proposal of CNS/ATM Data processing system.

5.7 Implementation of Safety Management System (SMS) related to CNS and Automation facilities.

5.8 Disposal of obsolete CNS facilities proposal received at CHQ from filed stations.

6.For smooth functioning, CNS-OM Dept is divided into following five sections. Each section is headed by GM (CNS) who reports to ED (CNS-OM).

7. Brief details of functions/tasks performed by sections are as given below:-

7.1) GM CRSD (Central Radio Stores Depot)
The Central Radio Stores Depot procures and stocks Spares / PCBs/ Modules/ Discreet Components of CNS equipment and provides them to the stations to ensure the availability of CNS facilities. CRSD also arranges custom clearance, Overseas & In-Land insurance and Re-Export of faulty systems during their warranty/Guaranty period.

7.2) GM Communication (Com)
Regular Monitoring of Availability & Serviceability of Communication systems at all airports/ACS. Provision of Aeronautical Mobile Services, Aeronautical Fixed Telecommunication Network, VOLMET, Pre Flight Com Briefing and International Notam Offices. Provision of Telephones, Fax & Mobile to various AAI Units for operational and administrative requirements.

7.3) GM Automation and Surveillance (A & S)
Regular Monitoring of Availability & Serviceability of ATM Automation and Surveillance systems. Human resource Management, Training and proficiency of CNS Personnel.

7.4) GM Navigation and CMC (Nav& CMC)
Regular Monitoring of Availability & Serviceability of ATM Navigation facilities at all airports and ACS. Review of NOC cases from CNS point of view received in CNS-OM Dept. CMC manages SMUs (Special Maintenance Unit) which are established for different CNS equipment for complex component level repairs of faulty modules received from different stations. At present SMUs are available at Delhi IGIA and Safdarjung Airport, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Chennai and Mumbai airports for different CNS/ATM facilities.

7.5) Functions of the Centralized Maintenance Cell

Department of Communication , Navigation & Surveillance (CNS) of Airports Authority of India is responsible for operations and maintenance of Communication , Navigation , Surveillance, Air Traffic Management (CNS-ATM) and ancillary Systems for Air Navigation Services. To have high availability , reliability ,integrity and continuity of CNS/ATM facilities and optimum operational use ,new maintenance philosophy has been adopted. The concept of maintenance has changed with the rapid growth and advancement in the field of electronics from the age old concepts of site maintenance to centralized repair and maintenance .The present days technology of multi-layered PCBs and Surface Mounted Devices require specialized tools skill and workbench to attend and replace components. The equipment's design has also been made in the modular concept ,enabling the identification / replacement as 1st and 2ed level of maintenance at stations itself and reduce the downturn as minimum as possible . The 3rd level of maintenance requires highly skilled and experienced personnel to attend the modules at component level. All these tasks are being carried out at Specialized Maintenance Units SMUs quiet efficiently and effectively. AAI have established 20 SMUs for 12 facilities of different make and modules at seven geographical locations of India.

S.
No.
SMU LOCATION Facilities /Equipment
1. I.G.I. AIRPORT NEW DELHI

ASII & SELEX: VOR-1150
ASI DME- 1118 & 1119
ASI ILS -1100
2. CHENNI

NORMARC: ILS-3500 & 7000
PRI RADAR :NGOSCO(ASR9)
MSSR :NGOSCO
MONITORS : SONY & BARCO
VHF : PARKAIR & OTE
3. KOLKATA
HPDME :GCEL 752 & 753
LPDME :GCEL 751
4. AHMEDABAD
DVOR :GCEL 755
ATS Automation (indra)
5. HYDERABAD

DME :THALES 415 & 435
DOVR :THALES 432
ILS :THALES 420
VCCS :SCHMID
6. MUMBAI

DVTR :MARATHON & RICOCHET
DVR :RATLA
DATIS :TERMA
7. SAFDARJUNG NEW DELHI NDR: SAC

7.6) GM (FTI)
Project Manager for proposed Future Telecommunication Infrastructure (FTI) project. FTI project envisages meeting varying needs of future telecommunicating requirements of the CNS/ATM and other associated systems.

Last updated on : 05th February 2016