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 […]

Contracts

ERA wins country-wide Saudi ADS-B contract

June 5, 2019 0

ERA has secured a contract to deliver its composite multilateration and ADS-B system NEO for nationwide ADS-B coverage for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia airspace. The system will also serve as a Wide Area Multilateration […]

Contracts

EANA, INVAP complete secondary radar FAT tests

April 26, 2019 0

  Argentine air navigation service provider Empresa Argentina de Navegación Aérea (EANA) and Investigación Aplicada (INVAP) have completed factory acceptance tests of a new Argentinian-built Mono-Pulse Secondary Radar (RSMA) earmarked for Paraná airport in Entre […]

Surveillance

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 […]