Surveillance

COCESNA to expand surveillance over Central America with Aireon

October 23, 2019 0

ATCA 2019 Aireon and COCESNA (Corporación Centroamericana de Servicios de Navegación Aérea) have signed an agreement to deploy space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) in Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua. The agreement also […]

Airports

Madrid-Barajas readies for extended surface guidance

October 16, 2019 0

ERA is on schedule to complete the extension of its surface guidance system at Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport, the second largest airport in Europe after Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport. A network of 46 upgraded […]

Corporate

Hensoldt expands Asia-Pacific business with IE deal

October 14, 2019 0

Munich-headquartered sensor solutions provider Hensoldt continues its global expansion strategy in the Asia-Pacific region with the acquisition of IE Asia-Pacific. The Canberra-based business Hensoldt Australia will be a leading radar solutions and services provider in […]

Surveillance

FAA successfully completes final ADS-B milestone

October 8, 2019 0

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has completed its final implementation milestone with Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B), the state-of-the-art surveillance system that enables air traffic controllers to track aircraft with greater accuracy and reliability. The last […]

Surveillance

ADB SAFEGATE launches OneControl MLAT

October 8, 2019 0

ADB SAFEGATE has launched an advanced, flexible and adaptable multilateration (MLAT) product to improve approach and ground surveillance at airports. OneControl MLAT can be delivered as a component of ADB SAFEGATE’s OneControl Integrated Controller Working […]

NextGen

The Last Mile

October 1, 2019 1

John Croft salutes the US landmark ADS-B programme where the government got it right When most of America is raising a toast to the New Year at the stroke of midnight on December 31 2019, […]

Surveillance

Leonardo mapping to help NATS keep pilots on track

August 27, 2019 1

Leonardo’s ‘auto triangulation’ software has gone live at the UK’s ‘Distress and Diversion’ cell based at NATS, the UK’s main air traffic control services provider. The Distress and Diversion cell is manned by RAF personnel […]