CIMC-TianDa’s Aircraft Docking Guidance System is of induction loop sensor type, providing precise information to the pilot to ensure the aircrafts of all types stop in the correct position for connection to Passenger Boarding Bridge and fuel pits in all whether conditions.
The induction loops are used with an electronic sensor to detect the presence of metal passing or stopping over the loop. The control unit is attached to the column of passenger boarding bridge. The operator can see the display in guide light enclosure easily at the control unit position. The guide light is mounted to terminal building or other support. Its position is vertical to and 533mm left of the aircraft taxiway (the nose wheel center line) based on the left pilot seat. It can be seen clearly by the pilot and the ground crew.
Aircraft Docking Guidance System could be designed according to the airplane type to be docked.