Military ATC

USAF orders GD radios in European bases

September 19, 2018 0

General Dynamics Mission Systems has secured a contract from the US Air Force to supply more than 140 CM-300/350 V2 Air Traffic Control (ATC) radios, replacing existing ATC radios currently operating at US Air Force […]

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 […]

Airports

Airlines to scrutinise cost of OneSKY benefits

June 5, 2018 0

An airline industry chief has warned that Australia’s AUS$1.2 billion OneSKY programme which will unify both civil and military air traffic management must not lead to airlines subsidising their defence counterpart. Addressing the Australasian Aviation […]

Innovation

Catalyst Accelerator seeks PNT innovators

June 4, 2018 0

US incubator Catalyst Campus for Technology and Innovation is launching a Catalyst Accelerator cohort focused on Positioning, Navigation, and Timing technologies within aerospace and defence. A directive from Congress specifically requested that this issue be […]

Military ATC

Osprey wins MOD flight procedures work

April 19, 2018 0

Osprey has won a three-year contract with the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) to deliver Military Instrument Flight Procedures (IFP) Maintenance and Safeguarding services to its Aeronautical Information Document Unit (AIDU). The scope of the […]

Airspace

Flexible AFUA now live over south west France

April 10, 2018 0

A new upper airspace network has been implemented in the southern portion of the airspace managed by Bordeaux area control centre (ACC). The new airspace design aims at improving capacity and flight efficiency while maintaining […]

Airspace

Shetland radar to boost UK airspace defence

January 31, 2018 0

A new RAF radar facility reinforcing the UK’s ability to track unidentified military or civilian aircraft will be powered up ready to operate soon. Air chief marshal Sir Stephen Hillier recently visited the site of […]