EXCLUSIVE: AirSense Arrives

July 23, 2018 0

Airbus’ launch at this year’s Farnborough Air Show of AirSense to provide aircraft surveillance analytics through fusing Aireon’s space-based real-time ADS-B data is intriguing in its scope. This capability which will provide the anchor for […]


Safety Dimension

July 18, 2018 0

As air traffic grows in Europe’s skies, so does the challenge to ensure that its airports are safely accessible at all times. BLUEGNSS, a project supported by the EU and which is due to complete […]


Designing The Future

July 9, 2018 1

Thales’s Vincent Megaïdes, flight avionics strategy director, and André Cléroux, product line manager, were interviewed recently about their vision of aviation in 2040. It went like this… Why choose 2040 as our virtual destination? Vincent […]

Single European Sky

COMPAIR & Contrast

June 26, 2018 0

Technological changes undermine the need for air traffic management (ATM) monopolies so opening the market to competition may prove worthwhile, according to a new EC-funded study. ATM services traditionally have been national monopolies, partly because […]


Ramping Up

June 26, 2018 0

From The Overlook at the Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT), a public observation area, enthusiasts can witness aircraft landing and taking off from the world’s seventh busiest airport — one that handled more than 553,550 […]


Digital Roadmap

June 4, 2018 0

Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Digital Transformation in Airports, reveals that increased passenger traffic and global capacity constraints will drive airport IT spending to $4.63 billion by 2023. Airports are developing their digital transformation roadmap […]


No Limits

June 4, 2018 0

Aviation safety can be taken to new levels, says Gilberto López Meyer, IATA’s senior vice president, safety and flight operations. Fifteen years after the first IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA), the programme has grown in scope, […]


Urbi et Orbi

May 9, 2018 0

NASA has signed a second space act agreement with Uber Technologies to further explore concepts and technologies related to urban air mobility (UAM) to ensure a safe and efficient system for future air transportation in […]


Ticket To Ride

May 3, 2018 0

A new study on air fares claims to reveal the real determinants of airline ticket pricing. At a recent ACI EUROPE airport investment symposium, a new study was released providing fresh insights into the evolution […]


Unintended Consequences

May 2, 2018 0

When US legislators passed a bill in 2010 requiring longer rest periods and more flight training for commercial airline pilots, the goal was to improve passenger safety. But a University of California, Irvine study has […]