Communications

CAAS extends space-based VHF voice comms research effort

March 25, 2019 0

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) has signed a research collaboration agreement with Rohde & Schwarz to conduct a design study on the application and deployment of space-based Very High Frequency (VHF) voice communications […]

Innovation

Thales to head European geofencing solutions research

March 20, 2019 0

Thales is to manage a European research project supported by Aeromapper, AirMap, Atechsys and SPH Engineering to develop new services for safe, efficient and secure airspace access for a large number of drones. SESAR Joint […]

Innovation

Indra completes GBAS flight trials in Hong Kong

March 8, 2019 0

GBAS flight trials have been successfully carried out by Indra at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) for the Civil Aviation Department of Hong Kong. The flight trials, which took place during November and early December […]

Airports

Skyguide, Indra, SkySoft improve runway safety at Zürich

March 8, 2019 0

An innovative solution developed by Switzerland’s skyguide, Indra, SkySoft-ATM and Zürich Airport is set to increase runway safety and traffic capacity during certain arrival and departure configurations at the Swiss airport. The partners said the […]

Innovation

DLR tests new multiple remote tower concept

March 8, 2019 0

German research institute DLR and its international partners have carried out simulations to investigate how a single air traffic controller can control not just one, but multiple airports. “The successful test campaign and its recent […]

Airspace

Europe reveals vision of unified upper airspace

March 6, 2019 0

European ATM modernisers are proposing a radical new approach to the EU region’s upper airspace architecture that takes full advantage of modern technology and decouples service provision from local infrastructure. The origins of the proposal […]

Innovation

Deloitte selected by Airservices for digital programme

February 18, 2019 0

Airservices Australia has selected Deloitte for its innovative Digital Information Programme. Deloitte will work in collaboration with McLaren and NATS to deliver this programme which will transform how operational decisions are made within Airservices Australia, […]