News

Indonesia CAA signs JAA TO aviation skills pact

May 10, 2011 0

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) of the Ministry of Transportation of the Republic of Indonesia and the Joint Aviation Authorities Training Organisation (JAA TO), have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), to co-operate […]

Single European Sky

FAB CE members sign Single European Sky agreement

May 9, 2011 0

Austria, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovak Republic and Slovenia have signed an agreement to create the “Functional Airspace Block – Central Europe” (FAB CE) an important step towards achieving the Single European […]

Airspace

EASA issues volcanic A-NPA

May 9, 2011 0

An Advance Notice of Proposed Amendment (A-NPA) No. 2011-06 has been issued by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) in wake of the eruption of the Eyafjallajokull volcano in Iceland in April 2010. Air traffic […]

Security

Honeywell wins major FAA security systems contract

May 6, 2011 0

Honeywell has won a five-year, $38 million contract with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to maintain security systems at more than 1,000 locations in the agency´s Air Traffic Organization (ATO) Air Traffic Systems Branch. “Maintaining […]

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GE Deploys First Public-Use RNP Flight Path in Alaska

May 6, 2011 0

GE Aviation’s PBN Services has deployed the first public-use Required Navigation Performance (RNP) procedure in Alaska at Deadhorse. The optimized instrument approach procedures will increase schedule reliability into Deadhorse while reducing fuel burn, CO2 emissions […]

Military ATC

Fusion team to bid for Project Marshall

May 6, 2011 0

Lockheed Martin, Finmeccanica – through its UK company SELEX Systems Integration – and Cobham have signed an agreement to form Fusion Air Traffic Management, which will address Project MARSHALL – formerly known as the Joint […]

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GCAA launches Flight Recorders Lab in Abu Dhabi

May 5, 2011 0

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) announced the final set up of a Flight Data and Cockpit Voice Recorders (FDR and CVR, known as black boxes or flight recorders) Laboratory in its Abu Dhabi Headquarters. […]

News

FAA awards Selex DME contract

May 5, 2011 0

Selex has been awarded a contract from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to supply Model 1118A/1119A Distance Measuring Equipment (DME). Under the contract, SELEX will work with FAA to develop, incorporate and validate specified enhancements […]