CAAs/ANSPs

Kuwait, Denmark plan ANS co-operation

October 9, 2017 0

Kuwait’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) met recently with a high-ranking delegation from Denmark, headed by deputy head of Danish diplomatic mission in Kuwait to discuss co-operation on civil aviation and air transport. DGCA […]

Navigation

Lufthansa Systems expands Lido portfolio 

October 9, 2017 0

Lufthansa Systems is expanding its portfolio of navigation solutions with Lido/SkyData. This solution consists of ARINC 424 data and includes navigation information such as airports, heliports, taxiways and runways, waypoints, navaids, airspaces and airways, and […]

Corporate

FABEC partners pioneer joint ILS procurement

October 6, 2017 0

The two FABEC partners – DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) and Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) – are jointly procuring new instrument landing systems, which will replace existing systems over the next 13 years. The […]

Corporate

Shuster intent on US spinoff legislation

October 4, 2017 0

Supporters of the controversial plan to spin off US air traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) are planning another push for a House vote on the legislation in October. Both the United States House […]

Corporate

Luciad acquired by IT specialist Hexagon

October 4, 2017 0

Luciad, a provider of high performance geospatial situational awareness technology that supports mission critical operations has been acquired by Hexagon. “This acquisition strengthens Hexagon’s ability to deliver smart digital realities, enhancing our Smart M.App platform […]

Features

FAA Reform Bid To Continue

October 4, 2017 0

Bill Shuster, the chairman of the US House transportation committee, insists he is sticking with his proposal to spin off air traffic control in a October 3 speech before Congress delivered. Congress just approved an […]

SESAR

SESAR launches U-Space exploratory projects

October 3, 2017 0

The SESAR Joint Undertaking (JU) has launched a series of projects as steps towards realising the European Commission’s U-space vision for ensuring safe and secure access to airspace for drones. A total of €9 million is earmarked […]