SESAR

Upwardly Mobile

August 30, 2019 0

The final SESAR JU Gulf of Finland (GOF) U-space demonstration has taken place in Helsinki, Finland, showing how integrated Air Traffic Management (ATM) and Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) systems enable urban air mobility. Volocopter performed […]

Surveillance

Leonardo mapping to help NATS keep pilots on track

August 27, 2019 1

Leonardo’s ‘auto triangulation’ software has gone live at the UK’s ‘Distress and Diversion’ cell based at NATS, the UK’s main air traffic control services provider. The Distress and Diversion cell is manned by RAF personnel […]

Features

In Plane Sight

August 27, 2019 0

Scattered across the US, there are more than 150 aging air traffic control towers that regions, municipalities and cities must maintain and eventually, replace. Constructing a new, brick-and-mortar air traffic control tower can be costly, ranging from $8 […]

Airports

EGNOS dashboard offers operational status at European airports

August 27, 2019 0

ESSP has released a new dashboard showing the operational status of the EGNOS constellation, including availability for approach at European airports The brand new dashboard, designed in coordination with European air navigation service providers (ANSPs), […]

News

FREQUENTIS wins New Zealand’s largest digital tower

August 26, 2019 0

A Frequentis digital tower system at Auckland International Airport in New Zealand is to initially act as a back-up contingency system, allowing air navigation service provider Airways New Zealand and its airline and airport customers […]

UAS/Drones

Airbus Aerial to fly urban BVLOS UAS in North Dakota

August 23, 2019 0

Airbus Aerial has been granted a waiver by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to conduct Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) operations in Grand Forks, North Dakota without the need for […]