VMAT™ – Ground Vehicle ADS-B

Airborne ADS-B technology packaged into a robust solution perfect for airport ground vehicles.

VMAT 1.0 – Ground Vehicle ADS-B

Installed in Over 30 Airports with Fleet Sizes of 2,500+

FreeFlight’s VMAT 1.0 includes an ADS-B aviation-certified internal WAAS/GPS sensor that provides the ability to collect position, velocity, time, and other vehicle state information in real-time. The system transmits data from the airport ground vehicle to air traffic and ground control once per second, allowing a positive identification of the vehicle. 


Internally Stored Mapping

Utilizes an internally stored map of the airport control area with Multi-Polygon map storage (6,000 points max).

ASDE-X & MLAT Compatible 

Fully compatible with ASDE-X and multilateration (MLAT) systems for harmonic compatibility between the two systems.

Approved Equipment

Approved equipment listed under AC 150/5220-26

Eliminate FOD Risk

Hard mounted antenna set-up for significantly safer airport environment, eliminating FOD risk

Designed for Safety of Life

Designed and engineered for critical, safety of life applications (like runway incursion detection)

TSO Certified

Designed to meet TSO-C154c and TSO-145c standards and compliant to DO-160G


Various hardware and service options available. For accurate pricing, contact a technical sales expert.

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Antennas & Accessores

FreeFlight Systems offers numerous antenna and accessories to help you get the most out of your flight operations. 

Industry Leading STCs

With hundreds of STCs for leading airframes, FreeFlight Systems or its associated sister companies can offer you STCs on virtually any airframe. 

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