Airports

Skyguide, Indra, SkySoft improve runway safety at Zürich

March 8, 2019 0

An innovative solution developed by Switzerland’s skyguide, Indra, SkySoft-ATM and Zürich Airport is set to increase runway safety and traffic capacity during certain arrival and departure configurations at the Swiss airport. The partners said the […]

Airports

ADB SAFEGATE launches Safedock X visual docking

February 27, 2019 0

ADB SAFEGATE’s new Safedock X Advanced Visual Docking Guidance System (A-VDGS) combines new surveillance technologies, modern display capabilities and advanced integration to ensure safe docking in all weather conditions and bring fully automated airport apron […]

Airports

UK extends drone exclusion zone around airports from March 13

February 25, 2019 0

The British Government has issued new legislation to extend the ‘no-fly’ zone around UK airports, banning drones from flying within 5km of runways. The new exclusion zone will be increased by several kilometres, including banning drone flight […]

Airports

ERA strengthens foothold in Canada with Toronto contract win

February 1, 2019 0

The Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) has selected ERA to supply another 200 vehicle-mounted SQUID transmitters as its surface vehicle tracking system. The contract which was awarded in cooperation with Fleetcom has strengthened Era’s dominant […]

Airports

Heathrow consults public over airport expansion strategy

January 8, 2019 0

London Heathrow has launched an airspace and future operations consultation effort aimed at optimising the existing two runways as part of the proposed expansion of the major European hub. Heathrow Airport’s planning conditions allow a […]

Airports

Gatwick drone sightings force airfield to close

December 20, 2018 0

All flights to and from London Gatwick remain suspended with the airport warning passengers that if they are due to fly today or are meeting someone from a flight, not to travel to the airport […]