Military ATC

LM completes long-range radar demo

July 31, 2013 0

Lockheed Martin has successfully operated its full-scale prototype long-range air surveillance radar during a recent capability demonstration to the U.S. Air Force. The Three-Dimensional Expeditionary Long-Range Radar (3DELRR) will serve as the principal Air Force […]

Airports

FAA seeks tech partners on runway incursion

July 31, 2013 0

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is seeking to form industry partners whose expertise could help prevent runway incursions. The FAA has issued a presolicitation for a runway incursion prevention project, which seeks to gather […]

Avionics

Garmin secures EASA nod for G1000 upgrade

July 31, 2013 0

Garmin has received several new international validations including approval in Europe for the King Air 300/350 G1000 upgrade as well as the more recent software enhancements for the GTN 750 and 650 series in Europe, […]

Airports

Harris to upgrade Caribbean gateway

July 30, 2013 0

Harris has been awarded a contract to modernise critical air traffic control (ATC) communications at two international airports in Jamaica. Harris will supply its Liberty-STAR Voice Communication and Control System (VCCS) to the Sangster International […]

Innovation

All At Sea?

July 30, 2013 0

This summer, a radio navigation research team from The University of Texas at Austin set out to discover whether they could subtly coerce a 213-foot yacht off its course, using a custom-made GPS device. Led […]

Military ATC

Raytheon demonstrates 3DELRR prototype

July 30, 2013 0

Raytheon has completed a customer demonstration of a new U.S. Air Force expeditionary ground-based prototype radar. Designed to replace the decades old TPS-75 radar system, the Three-Dimensional Expeditionary Long-Range Radar (3DELRR) will help defend warfighters […]

Single European Sky

Productivity key to cost efficiency: Helios

July 30, 2013 0

A focus on increasing the productivity of air traffic controllers could play a major part in achieving European cost efficiency gains, according to a new white paper. UK-based consultancy Helios believes this is arguably the […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Lockheed Martin names bid team for oneSKY

July 30, 2013 0

Lockheed Martin will team with four leading air traffic management (ATM) technology providers to offer its Skyline Enterprise solution for the Airservices Australia and Australian Department of Defence oneSKY AUSTRALIA procurement. The teammates joining Lockheed […]