Category Archives: Military ATC

Surveillance data losses prompt calls to rationalise central European radar network

An overload of the radar surveillance system in central Europe caused aircraft to vanish off controllers’ screens this summer, a safety probe has revealed. Air … More ››

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Thales is in the lead on OneSky deal

Airservices chief executive Margaret Staib reports that the common air traffic management system is on track to start in 2015 The bidding war to command an influential … More ››

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EASA launches probe into military activity

European aviation safety experts have been tasked by Brussels to investigate a series of near misses between passenger and military aircraft whose transponders had been … More ››

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Eurocontrol, EDA team on SESAR

Eurocontrol and the European Defence Agency (EDA) have taken an important step to strengthen their cooperation by signing a joint work programme covering the coming … More ››

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RAAF taps Indra for new deployable ATM

The Australian Government has purchased deployable Air Traffic Management and Control Systems for the Royal Australian Air Force. Defence Minister Senator David Johnston today said … More ››

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AQUILA to transform UK military airfields

AQUILA, a joint venture between NATS and Thales, has signed a contract to deliver Marshall, the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) programme to transform terminal … More ››

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NATS, UK defence agree tech investment terms

NATS and the Ministry of Defence have agreed a deal that will see UK military air traffic controllers equipped with the latest generation of controlling … More ››

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Raytheon awarded 3DELRR contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon a $19.5 million contract for engineering and manufacturing development of a new expeditionary radar that will detect, identify … More ››

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NATS, military team on Commonweath Games

NATS is working closer than ever with the military in order to deliver a safe and efficient air traffic service during the Commonwealth Games. Teams … More ››

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Exelis to supply Saudi Arabian National Guard

Exelis has received a contract valued at more than $9 million to provide advanced military air traffic management capabilities to the Saudi Arabian National Guard … More ››

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