Category Archives: Navigation

Safety Dimension

As air traffic grows in Europe’s skies, so does the challenge to ensure that its airports are safely accessible at all times. BLUEGNSS, a project … More ››

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Airbus targets FANS-C certification by year-end

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 … More ››

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ADB SAFEGATE debuts ACE3 airfield lighting

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 … More ››

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Egis wins EC contract on future of EGNOS

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 … More ››

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Latest four Galileo satellites fuelled for launch

Europe’s next four Galileo satellites have been fuelled for launch at Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, in preparation for their launch on 25 July. … More ››

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DFMC GNSS will begin within the next decade

ICAO and standards setting bodies RTCA and EUROCAE are developing aviation standards for Dual Frequency Multi Constellation services (DFMC) which could mean operational readiness in the 2025-2028 … More ››

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Kuwait,Deerns sign navigation systems contract

Kuwait’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has signed a contract worth KD 10.19 million (USD33.6 million) with the Dutch Deerns company for providing management … More ››

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Catalyst Accelerator seeks PNT innovators

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. … More ››

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FAB CE partners on NAVAID interoperability

The chief executives of FAB CE’s seven air navigation service providers (ANSPs) have given the go-ahead for a NAVAID optimisation project that will improve interoperability … More ››

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AAI strikes air navigation deal with IIT-Madras

Airports Authority of India (AAI) has struck a deal with IIT-Madras to jointly research and improve air navigation systems. The MoU is part of AAI’s … More ››

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