Security

Frequentis and A1 to make drone flights safer

November 28, 2019 0

Frequentis and A1 Telekom Austria are to develop a system to expose drone violations to public safety authorities as electronic identification rules are phased in Drones provide an innovative and cost-effective way to deliver services […]

Airports

ACI Europe’s new AOC peer review service launches

November 28, 2019 0

ACI Europe has formally launched its APOC (Airport Operations Centre) Peer Review service. The climate emergency along with capacity limitations, increasing competitive pressures and the drive to increase quality & the passenger experience are all […]

Surveillance

Papua New Guinea to deploy Aireon space-based technology

November 27, 2019 0

Papua New Guinea Air Services Limited (PNGASL) has signed an agreement to deploy Aireon’s space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) air traffic surveillance service in the Port Moresby Flight Information Region (FIR). This announcement will enable the […]

Airspace

NAVBLUE introduces new airspace design for Ho Chi Minh City

November 26, 2019 0

The new airspace design at Tân Son Nhat International Airport, Ho Chi Minh’s main airport, entered into service on 10 October supported by NAVBLUE. NAVBLUE designed new performance-based navigation (PBN) standard instrument departures (SIDs) and […]

Training and Simulation

FABEC adds value through common ab initio training

November 26, 2019 0

The four controller training academies of DFS (Germany), ENAC (France), LVNL (Netherlands) and skyguide (Switzerland) have upgraded the FABEC ATCO Basic Training V3.0 curriculum by coordinating uniform training materials, reference documents and examination processes. After […]

UAS/Drones

FAA’s LAANC continues to expand drone programme

November 26, 2019 0

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is expanding two important aspects of the Low Altitude Authorization and Capability (LAANC), which automates the application and approval process for drone operators to obtain airspace authorisations. Four airports – […]