Surveillance

AviBits wins A-SMGCS installation at Berlin Brandenburg

April 1, 2011 0

AviBit Air Traffic Solutions has won the contract for the third AceMax (A-SMGCS) installation for Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH (DFS) in Germany. The system will be delivered to the new Berlin Schoenefeld Airport and will integrate […]

Surveillance

Era Surface System Operational in Madrid

March 28, 2011 0

SRA Subsidiary Era has deployed MSS ADS-B and Multilateration Surveillance System for Spanish ANSP Aeropuertos Espanoles y Navegacion Aerea (AENA) at the Madrid-Barajas Airport. The solution, which was installed in partnership with EMTE Sistemas, utilizes […]

Surveillance

Manchester radar system win for Raytheon

March 23, 2011 0

Raytheon Company will supply a radar system to replace legacy equipment at Manchester Airport in the United Kingdom under an extension to NATS’ Radar Site Services (RSS) programme. The delivery and installation of the system […]

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“Tangible” progress cited in NextGen update

March 21, 2011 0

The FAA has released its 2011 updated implementation plan for the Next Generation air transportation system. FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt said in the report (http://www.faa.gov/nextgen/) that during the past year, the aviation community has begun […]

Meteorology

New ATC system for Kandahar

April 2, 2010 0

April 2: NATO began using a new air traffic control (ATC) system at Kandahar Airport in Afghanistan on March 30, now considered to be the world’s busiest single runway airport. Administered by NATO’s Consultation, Command […]

Surveillance

Predators patrol US border

June 25, 2009 0

June 24: The US Customs and Border Protection´s office of Air and Marine has begun patrolling the border with Canada using Predator B unmanned drones, reports the National Post. Under Operation ‘Empire Shield’, the US […]