Innovation

TU Delft experts use aircraft as weather stations

October 17, 2018 0

To fly safely, aircraft need accurate updates on wind and temperature. Together, aircraft can also act as a sensor network that provides information to make weather models and predictions better, researchers at Delft University of […]

Innovation

GCAA, Searidge to collaborate on AI research

October 16, 2018 0

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) and Searidge Technologies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to cooperate in pursuing research and development activities in Air Traffic Management (ATM), specifically the role Artificial Intelligence […]

Innovation

Cambridge Pixel fields enhanced RadarView

October 8, 2018 0

Cambridge Pixel has enhanced its RadarView radar visualisation software to help air traffic control (ATC) integrators and sensor providers to deploy, configure, optimise and maintain radars in air traffic surveillance applications. The ready-to-run PC-based RadarView […]

Innovation

Colorado’s remote tower project gets underway 

September 18, 2018 0

Camera masts have now been successfully installed at the official US test facility at Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport where a remote air traffic control system is being developed, writes Aimée Turner in the latest issue of Air […]

Innovation

ICAO sees Artificial Intelligence as the NORM

September 18, 2018 0

ICAO has teamed with Flight Service Bureau to develop the first application of AI technology in the field of aeronautical information management – AIM, writes Aimée Turner in the latest issue of Air Traffic Management […]

Innovation

New Zealand NSS prompts capability decisions

September 17, 2018 0

The New Southern Sky (NSS) programme charting the transition by New Zealand to advanced air traffic management technologies is approaching the completion of its second phase, according to Ian Thompson writing in Australian Aviation magazine. […]

Airspace

Solar powered Zephyr smashes flight record

August 9, 2018 0

The solar powered Zephyr S HAPS (High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite) has logged a maiden flight of over 25 days, which may make the record books as the longest duration flight ever made after taking off on […]

Innovation

RECAT-EU increases capacity at Leipzig Halle 

July 24, 2018 0

Air traffic controllers at Leipzig Halle Airport are using a new procedure to safely guide more aircraft to land within a shorter period of time. DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung, the German air navigation service provider, has […]