Corporate

European, Latin American aviation cement ties

July 23, 2018 0

The European Union (EU) and Latin American states have launched a new project to enhance their ties in civil aviation. This four-year project, managed by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), aims to enhance aviation […]

Corporate

Airbus launches AirSense with Aireon in strategic partnership

July 19, 2018 0

Airbus Defence and Space has launched AirSense, an advanced analytics solution enabled by multi-source surveillance data, based on global Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) data. AirSense is based on a partnership between Airbus and Aireon, provider […]

Avionics

Inmarsat, ESA complete major Iris milestone

July 19, 2018 0

Inmarsat and the European Space Agency (ESA), have completed the first test flight using the world’s most advanced aviation satellite technology for their Iris programme in support of European air traffic modernisation. The evaluation is […]

Corporate

Airbus eyes airports, ATM as revenue generator

July 19, 2018 0

Airbus has outlined its ambition to grow revenues and boost customer value from its services offering. The European airframer at this year’s Farnborough Air Show said that after an 18 per cent annual growth in […]

UAS/Drones

Boeing, SparkCognition aim to lead on UTM

July 18, 2018 0

Boeing is collaborating with artificial intelligence (AI) technology house SparkCognition to deliver unmanned aircraft system traffic management (UTM) solutions. Boeing and SparkCognition will use artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies to track unmanned air vehicles in flight […]

Airports

Safety Dimension

July 18, 2018 0

As air traffic grows in Europe’s skies, so does the challenge to ensure that its airports are safely accessible at all times. BLUEGNSS, a project supported by the EU and which is due to complete […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Controllers demand Brussels ease cost-cutting

July 18, 2018 0

European controllers are insisting that the severe economic impact of Brussels legislation on air navigation service providers is crippling investment in both infrastructure and people. Europe’s transport chief Violeta Bulc in a joint statement with Karima Delli, […]

Avionics

Airbus targets FANS-C certification by year-end

July 18, 2018 0

European airframer Airbus is to demonstrate new FANS-C navigation capability for Airbus-led SESAR project. An Airbus-led project to demonstrate the sharing of an aircraft’s predicted trajectory data with air traffic control will begin its operational […]

Airports

ADB SAFEGATE debuts ACE3 airfield lighting

July 17, 2018 0

ADB SAFEGATE has launched a new distributed control and monitoring solution for airfield lighting control and monitoring systems (ALCMS) that it believes will set new industry standards. With the potential for up to eight times […]