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50 years of experience

  • 1963 Lund
    FMT was founded in Lund, Sweden.
    1963
  • 1972 Sturup
    The First FMT Passenger Boarding Bridge was installed at Malmö Sturup-Airport in Sweden.
    1972
  • 1974 Sockerbruket i Trelleborg
    FMT relocated from Lund to Trelleborg, Sweden.
    1974
  • 1975 APIS bild
    FMT invented the first Visual Docking Guidance System (VDGS) for Aircraft Parking and Ground Guidance.
    1975
  • FMT introduced Automatic or Semi Automatic docking of Passenger Boarding Bridges without the need for a bridge operator.
    1983
  • 1988 Dalaslingan Trelleborg
    FMT expanded to be accommodated in larger facilities at Trelleborg.
    1988
  • 1990 OTW Gothenburg 800x576
    Inauguration of World first Vehicle-Free Ramp System and Over-the-Wing type bridge at Stockholm-Arlanda Airport in Sweden.
    1990
  • First Passenger Boarding Bridges with glass walls in the world introduced by FMT.
    1991
  • 1992 First laser based VDGS
    FMT invented the first laser based VDGS.
    1992
  • The FMT Apron Management System was introduced.
    1994
  • 1996 Atlantis
    Introduction of FMT Stand Management System Atlantis.
    1996
  • 1996 Glasgow 800x533
    FMT MTB type apron drive developed.
    1996
  • 1999 Port of Miami
    Installation of first Mobile Elevating Gangways for Cruise Ships at Port of Miami, FL. USA. Patent application submitted.
    1999
  • 2000 OTW 572x440
    The first Over-the-Wing bridges for B737 aircraft installed at Austin and Dallas airports, Texas, USA.
    2000
  • 2003 Port Everglades
    FMT installed the first Mobile Telescopic Bridge at Port Everglades, FL, USA.
    2003
  • 2013 APIS R Transponder
    APIS R Aircraft Individual Identification using the transponder is developed and patented.
    2013
  • 2014 APIS Obstacle Detection
    APIS with Advanced Obstacle Detection using 3D cameras is introduced.
    2014
  • 2014 Sales office in Dubai
    FMT opened a Sales office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
    2014

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FMT is the supplier of A-VDGS to Ashgabat Int. Airport

Ashgabat International Airport in Turkmenistan was officially opened by the President...

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Inter Airport Europe in Munich 2017

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Airport Show in Dubai 2017

Come and visit us at the Airport Show in Dubai, United...

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