Features

Testing,Testing

March 27, 2018 0

NASA’s UTM programme has completed TCL 3 testing at the FAA-Designated Nevada UAS Test Site, reports the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS). NIAS, which manages the Nevada UAS Test Sites, together with its NASA Unmanned […]

Airports

Estonia's EANS makes remote tower progress

March 26, 2018 0

Estonia’s EANS together with contractor Cybernetica have developed a remote tower at Tartu airport. Validation and testing has now started which will focus on the audio-video system, human factors and the acceptance of the new […]

Airports

Heathrow expansion "at the wrong price": IATA

March 26, 2018 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has welcomed the UK Transport Select Committee’s endorsement of Heathrow as the right location to expand airport capacity, but warned that the costs could still spiral out of control. IATA also welcomed the committee’s […]

Airlines

InFlight Labs to support airline GADSS needs

March 23, 2018 0

InFlight Labs have developed Smart ADT, an industry-first GADSS (Global Aeronautical Distress Safety System) compliant avionics interface which works with the aircraft’s communication system to trigger real-time tracking of an aircraft during and abnormal event. Smart ADT (Autonomous […]

Operations

Stability Pact

March 22, 2018 0

Experts from six European Functional Airspace Blocks (FABs) are seeking new solutions in a bid to tackle volatility in ATM. BALTIC FAB, BLUE MED FAB, DANUBE FAB, FABCE, FABEC and the SW FAB together with […]