The Readiness Management Support (RMS) based in Panama City is a division of the IAP Worldwide Services and played a big role in developing the Air Traffic control system in Afghanistan. This was in support of the Operation Enduring Freedom. The Kabul Air Control Center was opened officially on July 12 and provides positive control, non-radar, visual flight rule services and radio-based instrument flight rule within Kabul Flight Information Region (FIR). RMS was the Air Force Contract Augmentation Program (AFCAP) contractor and had to partner with US Air Force and other AFCAP designated subcontractors. It was involved in designing new airways, delivering, installing and maintaining equipment for communications for airways radio coverage, staffing the AFCAP air traffic controllers as well as providing the final flight checks for instrument flight rules.
ManTech Telecommunications and Midwest ATC Services are the subcontractors of RMS played chief roles in this effort. Midwest ATC Services was responsible for providing air traffic controllers while ManTech Telecommunications offered the procurement, communications system design and the installation of four remote locations in Afghanistan. Al Neffgen, the CEO of IAP Worldwide services stated that the company has a track record of success in missions to meet the contingency and emergency needs the U.S. Military encounters. The AFCAP/RMS personnel continues to work with the Afghan civil employees to control the Kabul FIR that includes an airspace that is among the world’s most congested. It is found along the major air routes between Europe and South East Asia.
About IAP Worldwide Services
IAP Worldwide Services supplies a number of project/program management and contingency services in the Middle East, USA and other parts of the world. It offers rapid response to military deployments and sustainment actions to provide relief for disasters including disaster cleanup, power generation and air traffic control. All these services enhance the important mission of U.S. civilian agencies and military forces.
IAP Worldwide Services is a leading government contractor and offers various services that are focused on a worldwide mission support for the national market. The company has specialized in three major business lines; procurement and logistics support, contingency, technical services and facility base/maintenance operations. IAP Worldwide Services, Incorporated has its corporate operations headquarters are at Vape Canaveral, FL. It also has offices based in Irmo SC, Washington DC and Panama City. The company also has its project sites spread in locations that exceed 50. For over 60 years, IAP has built a reputation as a reliable and responsive leader in the market in meeting and also exceeds customer expectations.
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