Unisys Clients - CDIA

Serving the growing needs of western China’s aviation market through its busiest airport

The Business Challenge

Expand and modernize the airport to meet growing passenger volumes.

The Solution

Unisys integrated more than 20 disparate systems, and designed and implemented the airport operational database, flight information system, airport middleware, and flight information query system; Unisys also led the overall systems integration and interface design, testing, commissioning for the new Terminal 2 and the integration of the new database with Terminal 1; Unisys was the subcontractor to the project’s prime contractor Sinotec, a Unisys partner in aviation industry in the Asia-Pacific region.

Results and Benefits

Reported handling 30+ million passengers annually without impacting flight and baggage handling operations.


As one of China’s fastest growing airports, we require a highly efficient, flexible IT system to support the expected increase in passenger numbers and ensure a positive experience for air travelers. The Unisys solution gives us the operational platform we need to move confidently into the future."

Wu Ding

Chief Engineer
Chengdu International Airport