CAAs/ANSPs

AVINOR advances multiple remote tower ops

May 31, 2018 0

Norwegian air service provider AVINOR with Indra and its Norwegian subsidiary, Indra Navia as technology provider, have successfully completed the first test in a series of validations within SESAR 2020 programme to simultaneously manage traffic in […]

UAS/Drones

Uber targets Paris, France as UTM test bed

May 29, 2018 0

Uber plans to open an Uber Elevate research station in Paris where its researchers will spend US$23.4 million over the next five year researching how to navigate air traffic and comply with European regulations. The centre will […]

UAS/Drones

ENAV selects Leonardo for drone manager

May 28, 2018 0

Leonardo has been selected by Italy’s ENAV as its industrial partner to develop an air traffic control system for unmanned aircraft. Leonardo will lead an industrial team that includes its subsidiary Telespazio and IDS – […]

Airspace

Seamless airspace plan for 19 African states

May 25, 2018 0

Eastern and southern African states have passed new legislation to establish seamless upper airspace. The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) which met in May to launch the initiative is a free trade area […]

CAAs/ANSPs

FAB CE partners on NAVAID interoperability

May 25, 2018 0

The chief executives of FAB CE’s seven air navigation service providers (ANSPs) have given the go-ahead for a NAVAID optimisation project that will improve interoperability and data sharing through the optimisation of infrastructure, reducing duplication […]

Navigation

AAI strikes air navigation deal with IIT-Madras

May 25, 2018 0

Airports Authority of India (AAI) has struck a deal with IIT-Madras to jointly research and improve air navigation systems. The MoU is part of AAI’s R&D programme established at Hyderabad’s Civil Aviation Research Organisation. AAI […]

Communications

FLYHT certified for Inmarsat’s SB-S platform

May 24, 2018 0

Real-time aircraft connectivity expert FLYHT Aerospace Solutions has become the first partner for Inmarsat’s recently-launched Aviation Certified Application Provider (CAP) programme that will bring together connected safety and operations applications. By testing, optimising and certifying […]