Category Archives: Airports

Airbus to use aircraft as runway safety sensors

Airbus and its subsidiary NAVBLUE have developed a new technology to use the aircraft as a sensor to measure and share vital runway braking action … More ››

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Bengaluru to be India’s first LED runway

India’s third busiest airport that serves Bangalore – India’s Silicon Valley – will see its second runway powered by ADB SAFEGATE’s SafeLED airfield lighting (AGL) … More ››

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flydubai and WheelTug sign option agreement

WheelTug, the aircraft electric taxi innovator, and Dubai-based airline flydubai have signed an agreement to reserve up to 60 WheelTug systems for flydubai’s fleet of … More ››

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SESAR Follow The Greens concept maturing

A ground lighting system that provides airfield traffic with a safer way to make its way around the airport tarmac, taxiways and runways has passed … More ››

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Safety Dimension

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 … More ››

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ADB SAFEGATE debuts ACE3 airfield lighting

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 … More ››

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Inverness is HIAL’s preferred remote hub

A scoping study from consultants Ekos, setting out why Inverness should be the preferred location, has been accepted, in principle, by the Highlands and Islands Airports authority … More ››

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Ramping Up

From The Overlook at the Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT), a public observation area, enthusiasts can witness aircraft landing and taking off from the world’s … More ››

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Heathrow landmark vote gives runway go ahead

British legislators have unambiguously backed expanding London Heathrow Airport – ending decades of political debate on one of the UK’s most pressing infrastructure issues. MPs from … More ››

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160m passengers face being grounded, €88bn lost to aviation economy as Europe struggles with serious capacity challenges up to 2040

European aviation will fail to cope with the demand for flights over the next 20 years with around 160 million passengers unable to fly by … More ››

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