Meteorology

MTECH Systems to provide RVR equipment

July 19, 2011 0

MTECH Systems is providing Runway Visual Range (RVR) Systems for air bases in India as part of the Indian Air Forces Modernisation of Air Field Infrastructure (MAFI) project. Under the contract awarded by The Tata […]

Meteorology

MAFI opting for NGC navigation equipment

July 7, 2011 0

Northrop Grumman Corporation´s Europe-based air traffic management subsidiary, Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems is providing a range of navigation equipment including Instrument Landing Systems (ILS) and Doppler VHF Omni-directional Range Systems (DVOR) for air bases […]

Meteorology

ATS Systems Fully Operational in Taipei FIR

July 5, 2011 0

ANWS (Air Navigation and Weather Services), the Air Navigation Services Provider for the Taipei FIR, has announced the operational deployment of its new ATMAS air traffic services systems for the entire Taipei FIR as of […]

Meteorology

Raytheon triples bandwidth on weather satellite system

June 28, 2011 0

Raytheon Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System team has successfully tripled the bandwidth on the Satellite Broadcast Network (SBN)/NOAAPort, the primary vehicle through which hydrometeorological forecasting products are provided to the National Weather Service´s Advanced Weather […]

Meteorology

FAA issues voluntary MET code

June 28, 2011 0

The US FAA has issued recommended guidance for the voluntary marking of Meteorological Evaluation Towers (METs) erected in remote and rural areas that are less than 200 feet above ground level (AGL). This guidance will […]

Meteorology

Northrop Grumman A-SMGCS for Muscat and Salalah

June 24, 2011 0

Northrop Grumman´s Europe-based air traffic management subsidiary, Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems, is providing Advanced Surface Movement Guidance and Control Systems (A-SMGCS) for Muscat International and Salalah International airports in the Sultanate of Oman. The […]

Meteorology

Aerospace CEOs discuss joint approach

June 22, 2011 0

Industry leaders from the Aerospace and Defence Industries Association of Europe (ASD) and the Aerospace Industries Association of America (AIA) reaffirmed their commitment to cooperate on a wide variety of issues during an annual meeting […]

Airspace

Perth on volcanic ash watch

June 15, 2011 0

Meteorologists and air traffic management officers are closely monitoring a large body of volcanic ash approaching Perth from the south-west today. The ash is expected to affect flights to and from Western Australia as early […]