Midwest ATC Is Now in Antarctica

U.S. Navy SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic Awards Contract to DIGITALiBiz, Inc., Subcontractor Midwest ATC

March 1, 2018 – Midwest Air Traffic Control Service, Inc. (Midwest ATC) announced today that it has been awarded a subcontract position on a contract for engineering and operational support with the U.S. Navy Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic to support the National Science Foundation (NSF), Division of Polar Programs. As a subcontractor to DIGITALiBiz, Inc., Midwest will be providing all Air Traffic Control and Flight Following Services at SSC Atlantic in Charleston, SC as well as the McMurdo Station in Antarctica.

“We are thrilled to be a part of this exciting work in support of the National Science Foundation in Antarctica. The NSF Office of Polar Programs provides critical research and understanding of the Antarctic region and its impact around the globe,” said Shane Cordes, Midwest ATC President and CEO. “We bring 4 decades of aviation experience to this unique opportunity and look forward to a lasting partnership with DIGITALiBiz, Inc., SSC Atlantic and the NSF.”