Communications

ESA, Inmarsat embark on Iris flight trials

October 2, 2019 0

Inmarsat and the European Space Agency (ESA) have signed a contract to move the Iris programme into its second phase. This will see the Iris partners conducting flight trials that will assess the service in a […]

Communications

SITAONAIR team with CAAS on world’s first space-based VHF

September 27, 2019 0

SITAONAIR and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to explore the potential for a world-first space-based Very High Frequency (VHF) solution. The space-based VHF voice service, which would […]

Communications

Sitti secures VCS contract for 45 airports in India

September 27, 2019 0

Airport Authority of India (AAI) has awarded Italy’s SITTI a major contract to supply, install, test and commission a large number of Voice Communication (VCS) and Voice Recording Systems (VRS) to serve 45 airports across […]

Communications

France’s DSNA to support Inmarsat modernisation programme

August 14, 2019 0

DSNA, France’s air navigation services provider (ANSP), has signed an agreement to join a consortium of European ANSPs supporting the modernisation of air traffic management (ATM) over Europe through the Iris programme. In partnership with […]

Communications

Airways accepts Rohde & Schwarz integrated comms solution

July 30, 2019 0

After successful factory acceptance testing of Rohde & Schwarz’ R&S VCS-4G IP-based voice communications system in the company’s Systems Integration Laboratory at North Ryde, Australia, New Zealand’s future air traffic control (ATC) system was accepted […]

Communications

Leonardo, Northrop Grumman to update ENAV equipment

July 15, 2019 0

Leonardo, through its subsidiary Vitrociset, has been awarded a radio replacement contract by ENAV, the Italian air navigation services provider. The agreement is a five-year contract to replace ground-to-air communications equipment for airports and the […]

Communications

Rohde & Schwarz completes Philippines FAT

July 12, 2019 0

Rohde & Schwarz has successfully completed factory acceptance testing of a High Frequency (HF) communications system for the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP). This test is an important milestone that presents the customer […]