Corporate

Altitude Angel, DroneShield team on situational awareness

July 31, 2019 0

UTM technology provider Altitude Angel and drone detection and mitigation expert DroneShield are aiming to develop a single situational awareness to managed airspace. Altitude Angel enables airport operators, among others, to integrate unmanned vehicles into […]

Safety

Brussels strengthens safety cooperation with Japan

July 31, 2019 0

The European Commission and Japan have agreed to strengthen their aviation cooperation by concluding negotiations on an agreement on civil aviation safety that will enhance safety cooperation and facilitate market access of the EU’s aeronautical […]

Communications

Airways accepts Rohde & Schwarz integrated comms solution

July 30, 2019 0

After successful factory acceptance testing of Rohde & Schwarz’ R&S VCS-4G IP-based voice communications system in the company’s Systems Integration Laboratory at North Ryde, Australia, New Zealand’s future air traffic control (ATC) system was accepted […]

SESAR

SESAR2020 DIGITS debuts ADS-C pre-operational demonstration

July 26, 2019 0

Aircraft operated by easyJet have started exchanging Automatic Dependant Surveillance – Contract (ADS-C) data with air traffic controllers at Eurocontrol’s Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC). Air France, British Airways, Iberia, Novair, Thomas Cook Airlines […]

Innovation

SESAR partners close in on 4DTM for single integrated view

July 25, 2019 0

SESAR’s four dimensional trajectory management project members Indra, Leonardo and Thales have conducted the first formal exercise to enable control centres across Europe to share complete information about air operations in real time. The ultimate […]