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 […]

Surveillance

Inmarsat hails FAA move to opt for near-term ADS-C surveillance

July 24, 2019 0

Enhanced Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract (ADS-C) has been selected by the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) as the near-term technology of choice for aircraft surveillance in oceanic airspace. The decision by the FAA, which regulates […]

Surveillance

Cuban expert reports on Almanac MLAT system performance

July 16, 2019 0

CRTS’ Almanac MLAT system has proved its performance as surveillance contingency solution, according to a surveillance expert. The Russian multilateration surveillance system also helped support the investigation of an air accident in Havana and the […]

Surveillance

Aireon Alert goes live!

July 9, 2019 0

Aireon and the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) have announced that the Aireon Aircraft Location and Emergency Response Tracking (ALERT) service is officially live. As the first system of its kind in public service, Aireon ALERT provides air navigation […]

Avionics

uAvionix secures tailBeacon TSO approval from FAA

July 8, 2019 0

uAvionix has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Technical Standard Order (TSO) approval for its tailBeacon integrated rear position light ADS-B OUT solution. The FAA has mandated ADS-B Out equipage for flights after January 1, 2020, […]

Surveillance

Aireon real-time surveillance consigning OTS to history

June 17, 2019 0

NATS and NAV CANADA trials of Aireon’s satellite-based ADS-B system to track aircraft flying through NAT oceanic airspace are starting to show significant potential benefits for their airline customers. Satellite-based ADS-B technology is allowing the […]