News

Green Light for Green Flights: INSPIRE

June 30, 2011 0

The green light has been given for a series of green demonstration flights to be operated by Emirates Airline, Etihad Airways and Virgin Australia between the UAE and Australia, on 16th and 22nd July 2011. […]

News

FAA launches GA airport study

June 29, 2011 0

The FAA is taking a top-down look at the current general aviation airport system in the U.S. to better describe and explain the many roles and functions these airports serve in their respective communities. The […]

Corporate

Saab to acquire Sensis

June 29, 2011 0

Defence and security company Saab has announced a definitive agreement to acquire the US company Sensis Corporation (Sensis), a leading provider of air traffic management (ATM) solutions and surveillance technologies, for approximately $155 million (about […]

News

Harris wins $56.7 million FAA Alaska contract

June 29, 2011 0

Harris Corporation has been awarded a potential 42-month, $56.7 million follow-on contract by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to upgrade and manage the system that currently provides real-time weather data and flight-planning capabilities supporting Alaska´s […]

News

UAE/Romania sign open skies pact

June 29, 2011 0

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority has signed an “open” Air Services Agreement (ASA) with the Republic of Romania. This Agreement was initialed by the Civil Aviation authorities of both countries on 15 October 2008 […]

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Astrium chosen for Galileo ground control

June 29, 2011 0

Astrium has been selected by the European Space Agency and the European Union as prime contractor for the Galileo Full Operational Capability Ground Control Segment. The contract value is 73.5 million euros. The Ground Control […]

Meteorology

Raytheon triples bandwidth on weather satellite system

June 28, 2011 0

Raytheon Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System team has successfully tripled the bandwidth on the Satellite Broadcast Network (SBN)/NOAAPort, the primary vehicle through which hydrometeorological forecasting products are provided to the National Weather Service´s Advanced Weather […]