Avionics

First HUD with synthetic vision nears certification

May 12, 2011 0

Rockwell Collins and Bombardier Aerospace have recently conducted a series of flight tests toward validating the use of synthetic vision (SV) on a head-up display (HUD) to achieve operational credit for lower landing minima during […]

Avionics

Smaller French airports to deploy EGNOS

May 12, 2011 0

Pau Pyrenees in southern France has become Europe´s first airport to use the new EGNOS Safety-of-Life Service, to guide aircraft in for landing using only this highly accurate space navigation signal. Clermont-Ferrand Airport in central […]

News

ARINC Adds New Ground Stations in Malaysia

May 11, 2011 0

ARINC has enhanced Malaysia´s GLOBALink coverage with the addition of two new ground stations The new remote ground stations (RGS) in Langkawi and Miri, Malaysia, will enhance aviation data link communications services in the country. […]

Training and Simulation

Central European simulation centre opens for business

May 11, 2011 0

The Centre of Research, Development and Simulation (CRDS), operating under the aegis of HungaroContro and equipped with state of the art technology, opened on 10 May. It was opened by Mr. Pál Völner, Secretary of […]

Environment

GE Aviation study shows millions in RNP savings

May 10, 2011 0

Airlines could save at least $65.6 million annually while slashing carbon emissions and cutting flight times by implementing new flight paths at 46 mid-size airports across the US, according to study results released today by […]

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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 […]