News

Google Loon signs Ugandan overflight agreement

December 13, 2019 0

High altitude Google subsidiary Loon has secured an overflight agreement with Uganda as it works towards the provision of internet services in Kenya and beyond. “Loon is grateful for the approval that the Uganda government […]

News

Europe’s Network Manager planning digital overhaul

December 12, 2019 0

The Eurocontrol Network Manager is planning a digital transformation to meet the challenge of providing ATM infrastructure capacity and sufficient scalability to allow for sustainable growth in aviation over the next decades. At the beginning […]

Contracts

Saab’s SDATS wins three Dutch digital tower orders 

December 11, 2019 0

Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions (SDATS) has signed a 20 year framework agreement with Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) for remote tower systems. SDATS has received an initial order within the framework contract for […]

UAS/Drones

UTM industry dismayed at delay of European U-space rules

December 11, 2019 0

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has postponed its long-awaited outline of a U-space regulatory blueprint leading to criticism that the deadline it had set for developing an Opinion was impossibly tight, given the average […]

Airlines

Thales’ PureFlyt to harness fused onboard, open-world data

December 10, 2019 0

Thales has unveiled PureFlyt, the Flight Management System (FMS) of the future, specifically designed to efficiently manage aircraft in a connected aerospace ecosystem and in increasingly crowded skies. Combining extensive knowledge of avionics, connectivity, air […]

Operations

Cross border AMAN arrivals go live at London Gatwick 

December 10, 2019 0

An innovative cross border arrival management system known as XMAN has gone into operation at Gatwick following a successful SESAR trial run by NATS and its partners across Europe. XMAN’s success relies on the sharing […]

News

Kongsberg showcases remote tower capabilities in Australia

December 10, 2019 0

Kongsberg Defence Australia, with the support of Indra Australia, recently showcased the KONGSBERG Remote Towers solution deployed at RAAF Amberley. The remote towers solution, with its advanced electro-optical sensors, is controlled from the remote tower […]

Corporate

Ukraine’s UkSATSE mulling WAM partnership with Era

December 10, 2019 0

Ukraine’s UkSATSE is exploring with Czech surveillance expert Era the feasibility of a modern surveillance system using WAM / ADS-B technology in the Black Sea area. A meeting to discuss the progress of current surveillance […]