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First LPV-200 approaches flown in British Isles

May 13, 2019 0

The Channel Islands airfields of Jersey and Guernsey have become the first airfields in the British Isles and the UK to implement Localiser Performance with Vertical Guidance (LPV- 200) approaches using the European Stationary Geospatial […]

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skyguide adds VOR measuring to CNS Drone capabilities

March 22, 2019 0

Engineers at Switzerland’s skyguide have added VOR (VHF Omnidirectional Radio Range) measurement capabilities as a new feature to its method of measuring navigation equipment with the support of drone technology. The measurements are taken while […]

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Indra ILS to support Argentina airport landing safety

March 20, 2019 0

Indra will equip eight Argentine airports, including Ushuaia Airport, the southernmost city on the planet, with new instrument landing systems (ILS) that will increase operational safety in low visibility conditions. After winning this contract, the […]

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GSA, SESAR DM sign MoU on European GNSS 

March 18, 2019 0

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on future cooperation to modernise European Air Traffic Management by leveraging Galileo and EGNOS systems. Both EGNOS and […]

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Indra completes GBAS flight trials in Hong Kong

March 8, 2019 0

GBAS flight trials have been successfully carried out by Indra at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) for the Civil Aviation Department of Hong Kong. The flight trials, which took place during November and early December […]

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GAUSS to analyse Galileo, EGNOS benefits in drone operations

January 11, 2019 0

Galileo and EGNOS could play a significant role in any future European Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) framework in terms of providing the vital integrity and accuracy for drones. A recent GSA (European Global Navigation Satellite Systems […]