ITT Exelis announces bid for FAA’s NextGen DataComms

January 9, 2012 0

ITT Exelis has announced its pursuit team for the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Data Communications Integrated Services (DCIS) contract. DCIS is the second major step in building NextGen, the FAA’s comprehensive, long-term plan to […]


General Dynamics secures $6m radio order from the FAA

December 20, 2011 0

General Dynamics C4 Systems has received a $6.5 million order from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for more than 1,000 CM-300/350 series ultrahigh frequency (UHF) Air Traffic Control (ATC) radios. Used by air traffic controllers […]


Cassidian digital radio for Berlin Brandenburg Airport

November 11, 2011 0

Cassidian has won a contract to extend its TETRAPOL digital radio network to cover the new Berlin Brandenburg Airport Willy Brandt, currently the largest airport project in Europe. Under a Europe-wide invitation to tender, Berlin […]


ANSPs to spearhead unified data comms vision

September 12, 2011 0

It is not a lack of suitable technology that is preventing data communication deployment, but rather the lack of a global consensus among Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs) on how to move forward, according to […]


Frequentis wins ground-breaking FABEC N-VCS contract

September 6, 2011 0

Frequentis has won the contract to supply the new N-VCS voice communication system for the FABEC programme. DSNA (the French air navigation service provider) and EUROCONTROL´s Maastricht Upper AreaControl Centre (UAC) have entrusted Frequentis with […]


Sensis ADS-B for helicopter surveillance

June 27, 2011 0

Avinor, the Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) for Norway, has selected Sensis Corporation to deploy an Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) system for the surveillance of helicopter traffic serving oil and gas platforms in […]


Malmo Aviation selects navAero for Class 2 EFB

June 24, 2011 0

Malmo Aviation has selected navAero to supply the tBag(tm)C22 Class 2 Electronic Flight Bag system for the airline´s fleet of Avro RJ70, 85 and 100 aircrafts. Malmo Aviation will begin the implementation of the EFB […]


NATS wins voice comms control system contract

June 21, 2011 0

NATS, the UK’s air navigation service provider, has signed a contract with Highlands and Islands Airports (HIAL) to supply and install Voice Communication Control Systems (VCCS) for Inverness, Sumburgh and Kirkwall Airports. NATS has been […]


FABEC to deliver first common VCS

June 1, 2011 0

Eurocontrol´s Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC) and the French ANSP DSNA have signed an agreement with Austrian equipment supplier Frequentis to develop, deploy and maintain a new-generation voice communications system (VCS). This will meet […]