Airwave is the largest private operator of a public safety network in the world, delivering mission-critical voice and data communications to more than 300 emergency and public service agencies in Great Britain. Based on Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA) technology provided by Motorola Solutions, its network covers 99 percent of Great Britain’s landmass, is resilient and enables more than 300,000 police, fire, ambulance and other emergency personnel to easily and securely communicate with each other.
The Airwave acquisition demonstrates our commitment to public safety and to growing our Managed & Support Services business. The combination of our years of experience as a trusted global leader in mission-critical communications and Airwave’s proven service delivery platform will enable Motorola Solutions to innovate emergency services technology that enhances public safety into the future, and in the case of Great Britain smooth the implementation of the ESN Programme.
Motorola Solutions has been a trusted, reliable communications partner to the emergency services community in Great Britain for more than 45 years. The Airwave Network operates on the company’s TETRA technology.
Airwave has proven expertise in delivering mission-critical voice and data communications services, and over the past 15 years has invested significantly in the development of a secure, resilient and interoperable network. With this new relationship with global leader Motorola Solutions, Airwave is now able to enhance their offering and ensure Airwave customers continue to benefit from the high-quality service they have come to expect.
Airwave Special Coverage Lite extends the reach of your Airwave network into hard to reach operational areas, ensuring that your crews can be reliably reached and efficiently mobilised.