The UK is providing airbase managers with a single computerised view of the entire airfield, encompassing all infrastructure, maintenance and operations. How are they doing all of this? By using GIS technology; ESRI supplies geographic information systems (GIS) that bring together maps and other information into a single computer-based model. With GIS usage, an airbase can be managed more effectively with greater control and co-ordination of resources.
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Melissa Lawrence, Rutgers Student Intern, VERTICES, LLC