Airspace

London Oxford selects Thales for Olympics

May 23, 2011 0

London Oxford Airport has awarded Thales a contract to supply and install the latest generation radar system, a precursor to the next major phase of redevelopment at the airport. Project management will be supplied by […]

Surveillance

Canada to share border radar surveillance with US

May 19, 2011 0

Canada has agreed to supply the US Department of Homeland Security with surveillance data collected from 22 radar feeds as American officials struggle to combat the use of low-flying aircraft to smuggle drugs across the […]

Military ATC

ITT completes milestone on Swedish surveillance programme

May 18, 2011 0

ITT Corporation has completed Production Acceptance Testing (PAT) for the first system of the Reliability and Modification (REMO) 870 Program to modernize Sweden´s coastal surveillance radar systems. For the past 20 years, Sweden´s military forces […]

Avionics

Austro Control selects Sensis WAM

May 17, 2011 0

Austro Control, the air navigation service provider for Austria, has selected Sensis Corporation to deploy a Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) system across the country. Sensis WAM will provide highly accurate surveillance of Austria’s airspace to […]

Surveillance

MDA to upgrade Amazon surveillance

May 16, 2011 0

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates, a provider of essential information solutions, has signed a multi-million dollar contract to upgrade the SIVAM ground processing solution. The Amazon Surveillance System, or SIVAM (Sistema de Vigilancia da Amazonia) is […]

Surveillance

Rockwell Collins to provide Anka guidance and navigation system

May 13, 2011 0

Rockwell Collins´s Athena inertial navigation system and global positioning system (INS/GPS) has been selected to provide guidance and navigation for the Anka Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) UAV, developed by Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI). […]

Military ATC

Northrop Grumman unveils spy plane – pilot optional

May 12, 2011 0

Military users will be able to get real-time high-definition video, view infrared imagery, use radar and even listen in on communications signals – all at the same time – using a new intelligence-gathering aircraft system […]

Security

Honeywell wins major FAA security systems contract

May 6, 2011 0

Honeywell has won a five-year, $38 million contract with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to maintain security systems at more than 1,000 locations in the agency´s Air Traffic Organization (ATO) Air Traffic Systems Branch. “Maintaining […]

Surveillance

Indra wins Jordan ATM contract

April 27, 2011 0

Indra has won a contract to implement radar surveillance and air traffic management systems in Jordan. The contract awarded by the Civil Aviation Regulatory Commission (CARC) of the country, amounts to €4M. This new win […]

Surveillance

Thales ATC radar inaugurated by Georgian President

April 26, 2011 0

Mikheil Saakashvili President of Georgia and Thierry Mariani, French Transport have inaugurated the Thales Monopulse Secondary Surveillance Radar (MSSR) system installed at the Poti Airport in Georgia. The implementation of this advanced technology radar system […]