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Raytheon, Lockheed Martin team on SENSR surveillance upgrade

April 2, 2019 0

Raytheon and Lockheed Martin are to jointly pursue the Spectrum Efficient National Surveillance Radar (SENSR) contract that will consolidate and modernise America’s aging surveillance and air traffic control radars. SENSR is a multi-agency programme that includes […]

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Thales to support Brazilian DECEA airspace surveillance

March 25, 2019 0

The Commission for the Implementation of the Airspace Control System (CISCEA) in Brazil has awarded a contract to Thales’s Brazilian subsidiary Omnisys to supply primary and secondary airspace surveillance radar stations. Deployed in the mid-west […]

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GSA, SESAR DM sign MoU on European GNSS 

March 18, 2019 0

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on future cooperation to modernise European Air Traffic Management by leveraging Galileo and EGNOS systems. Both EGNOS and […]

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Raytheon, HENSOLDT win integrated radar contracts

March 13, 2019 0

Raytheon and German sensor specialist Hensoldt, both leading air traffic radar providers, are on track to provide two European customers integrated air surveillance radars that combine Hensoldt’s next-generation primary airport surveillance radar (ASR-NG) and Raytheon’s […]

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Airmap, Honeywell develop cost-effective tracking solution

March 13, 2019 0

AirMap and Honeywell are to develop a cost-effective drone tracking solution to provide airspace safety authorities with situational awareness of manned and unmanned aircraft operations within an airspace system. Together, the companies will develop a […]

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Aireon, Thales to expand space-based ADS-B collaboration

March 12, 2019 0

Aireon and Thales have signed a Memorandum of Agreement to expand their space-based ADS-B collaboration. Aireon and Thales, through this agreement, will look at ways to improve aviation efficiency by globally leveraging the space-based Automatic […]

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Terma debuts enhanced surface movement radar

March 12, 2019 0

World ATM Congress 2019  Terma has launched the SCANTER enhanced Surface Movement Radar – eSMR – as primary surveillance for A-SMGCS. The flexibility of software-defined radar systems and advantages in digital signal processing allow for […]

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Out of Range?

March 7, 2019 0

The SENSR programme will replace aging infrastructure with modern, state of the art surveillance capabilities – something that will call for innovative financing by industry, reports Dan Hanlon. The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) […]

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NATS’ Astill to guide new Aireon ATFM business

March 7, 2019 0

Aireon has tapped a senior executive from the UK provider NATS for strategic support and expertise to develop its new Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) services line of business. NATS’ Jonathan Astill will act as […]