Avionics

Garmin unveils cost effective GA ADS-B solution

October 31, 2014 0

Garmin has launched the GDL 84 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) datalink, which is the latest addition to its lineup of certified ADS-B solutions. The GDL 84 provides an all-inclusive, minimally intrusive solution for aircraft owners […]

CAAs/ANSPs

First Aireon flight payload delivered

October 30, 2014 0

Aireon’s first flight payload for the system has been delivered by Harris for integration into Iridium NEXT satellites. This is the first of 81 ADS-B receiver payloads that will be launched and deployed on Iridium […]

Airlines

True Heading?

October 30, 2014 0

Was the reluctance of the airline industry to accelerate the deployment global flight tracking solutions predictable? Is it truly committed to a huge leap in situation awareness and if so, Aimée Turner ask how does […]

CAAs/ANSPs

AQUILA to transform UK military airfields

October 29, 2014 0

AQUILA, a joint venture between NATS and Thales, has signed a contract to deliver Marshall, the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) programme to transform terminal air traffic management at military airfields. The contract is valued […]

Corporate

R&S sees stability on restrained economics

October 28, 2014 0

Rohde & Schwarz said it could look back on a stable fiscal year in its latest annual results. The economic environment in the German electronics group’s key markets was more challenging than in previous years […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Three eyeing KLIA contract opportunities

October 27, 2014 0

Three companies are in contention for a RM700 million upgrade of Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA)’s new air traffic management system. Malaysian media reports that Finmeccanica division Selex ES, France’s Thales and Spain’s Indra Systems […]

Contracts

Charles River Analytics wins NASA contract

October 24, 2014 0

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, has secured a new contract awarded by NASA to aid aviation safety analysts in assessing critical flight systems. Charles River, under NASA’s Programming Useful Life Prediction effort (PULP), is […]

CAAs/ANSPs

NATS opens dedicated Middle East office

October 24, 2014 0

NATS has opened its headquarters for the Middle East and North Africa region, with a permanent office in Dubai, UAE. To mark the occasion, a number of its senior executives, including Catherine Mason, Managing Director, NATS […]