Corporate

Mitigation plan to minimise Brexit impact

October 4, 2018 0

Satellite business OHB System has entered into an agreement with the British company Surrey Satellite Technology (SSTL) and the European Space Agency (ESA) to minimise the possible impact of the current Brexit negotiations on the […]

Airports

Hong Kong selects Indra for GBAS trial

October 4, 2018 0

The Civil Aviation Department of Hong Kong has awarded a tender to Indra’s Norwegian subsidiary through an open tender exercise for provision of services in carrying out GBAS flight trials at the Hong Kong International […]

Airports

GABATCO to seek airlines’ help at VC Bird

September 26, 2018 0

The Guild of Antigua and Barbuda Air Traffic Controllers (GABATCO) is considering seeking the support of local airlines to force the authorities to acquire and install a Very High-Frequency Omni-Directional Range (VOR) navigation aid at […]

Contracts

Qatar to deploy latest NORMARC nav aids

September 13, 2018 0

Indra’s Norwegian subsidiary Indra Navia has secured a turnkey project from the Qatar Civil Aviation Authority (QCAA) to install state-of-the-art NORMARC nav aids, and maintains its status as QCAA’s sole supplier of safety-critical landing systems. A NORMARC […]

Airports

SESAR Follow The Greens concept maturing

July 25, 2018 0

A ground lighting system that provides airfield traffic with a safer way to make its way around the airport tarmac, taxiways and runways has passed its validation campaign. The trials which formed the European SESAR […]

Navigation

USAF confirms faith in Thales deployable ILS

July 23, 2018 0

Thales is to provide the equivalent of fixed-based Instrument Landing System capability at tactical airfields in the United States for natural disaster or humanitarian relief efforts. Thales Deployable – Instrument Landing System (D-ILS) is a […]

Avionics

Airbus targets FANS-C certification by year-end

July 18, 2018 0

European airframer Airbus is to demonstrate new FANS-C navigation capability for Airbus-led SESAR project. An Airbus-led project to demonstrate the sharing of an aircraft’s predicted trajectory data with air traffic control will begin its operational […]

Airports

ADB SAFEGATE debuts ACE3 airfield lighting

July 17, 2018 0

ADB SAFEGATE has launched a new distributed control and monitoring solution for airfield lighting control and monitoring systems (ALCMS) that it believes will set new industry standards. With the potential for up to eight times […]

Contracts

Egis wins EC contract on future of EGNOS

July 4, 2018 0

A team lead by Egis and including Thales Alenia Space has been awarded a contract to analyse future aviation services for EGNOS, Europe’s satellite-based augmentation system. EGNOS is used to improve the performance of global […]