CAAs/ANSPs

AMHS messaging on the march

June 27, 2012 0

The number of interregional connections using the Aeronautical Message Handling System (AMHS) standard is on the rise and looks set to replace AFTN as the network of choice for the transfer of international flight plans […]

Airlines

Moldova extends Common European area

June 27, 2012 0

The Republic of Moldova and the European Union have signed a comprehensive air services agreement which will make Moldova a full partner of the EU in aviation by gradually integrating into the European common market. […]

Airports

Indra Navia integrates Searidge intelligent video

June 26, 2012 0

Searidge Technologies, provider of intelligent video solutions to Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs) and airports, has completed the delivery of the Searidge intelligent video systems IntelliDAR for integration to Indra Navia’s NOVA 9000 Advanced Surface […]

Military ATC

Small World

June 26, 2012 0

Pamela Redford reports on how soldiers are learning to fly the US Army’s smallest unmanned aerial system ‘Big Red One’ A mobile training team from Fort Benning, Georgia, arrived at Fort Riley on June 7, […]

Airlines

JAL promotes Sky Eco ATM

June 26, 2012 0

Japan Airlines (JAL), will feature advanced air traffic management measures in its latest environmental guidelines and action plan. JAL – a  recognized Eco-First company by the Ministry of Environment of Japan, today reiterated its commitment […]

CAAs/ANSPs

NAV Portugal clinches Mozambique contract

June 26, 2012 0

NAV Portugal and ADM Mozambique are to to modernize ATC systems at Mozambique airports. Further to the technical support for the installation of state of the art air traffic control equipment, NAV Portugal will also […]

Airports

CANSO, ACI partner on A-CDM

June 25, 2012 0

CANSO, representing the world’s Air Navigation Service Providers and ACI, representing the world’s airports, have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation to promote the global implementation of Airport Collaborative Decision Making (A-CDM). The agreement was signed […]

Avionics

Gulfstream cockpit receives EASA, FAA nod

June 25, 2012 0

Gulfstream has received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to retrofit Gulfstream GV, GIV, GIV-SP, G400 and G300 aircraft with the cockpit upgrade known as PlaneDeck. The optional […]

Airlines

Airservices deploys Metron Harmony

June 25, 2012 0

Airservices Australia has launched operations with the Metron Harmony Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) system developed by Metron Aviation, a subsidiary of Airbus Americas. Metron Harmony allows Airservices Australia to implement traffic management initiatives to […]

Military ATC

Army pilots, UAS operators team up

June 22, 2012 0

US Army Unmanned Aircraft Systems, or UAS, will take on a new role as a Combat Aviation Brigade, or CAB, element with the upcoming deployment this autumn of the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne […]