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Qatar to deploy latest NORMARC nav aids

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 … More ››

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SESAR Follow The Greens concept maturing

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 … More ››

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USAF confirms faith in Thales deployable ILS

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 … More ››

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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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