Avionics

ADS-B Technologies and Globalstar connect on NextGen

July 20, 2011 0

ADS-B Technologies ALAS system will use Globalstar’s network of satellites and ground stations to provide both ADS-B surveillance and communications services for NextGen air traffic control. To help meet the NextGen agenda for air traffic […]

Avionics

Avidyne extends ADS-B avionics offerings

July 20, 2011 0

Avidyne Corporation, provider of integrated flight deck and safety systems for general aviation aircraft, has introduced its new AXP340 Mode S Transponder with ADS-B Out capability to meet the mandate for the NextGen airspace initiative. […]

Airports

LHR mixed mode ops given green light

July 19, 2011 0

London Heathrow airport is to be allowed mixed mode operations when services are severely disrupted following a final report commissioned by the UK government. UK aviation minister Theresa Villiers said the measures recommended by the […]

News

DWI supplies GRPS to Smart4Aviation

July 19, 2011 0

DW International Ltd, based in the UK, has formed a new partnership with Smart4Aviation, based in the Netherlands. DW International Ltd now supplies RAIM prediction information from the GNSS RNP/RAIM Prediction Service directly to Smart4Aviation […]

Safety

Pilot fatigue risk guide launched

July 19, 2011 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA), the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), and the International Federation of Airline Pilots’ Associations (IFALPA) today announced the release of a Fatigue Risk Management Systems (FRMS) Implementation Guide for […]

SESAR

Egis to provide FABEC safety support

July 19, 2011 0

Egis has been contracted by the Belgian Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) Belgocontrol on behalf of its FABEC partners to provide safety expertise to FABEC – Functional Airspace Block Europe Central. The FABEC project is […]

News

London 2012 airspace restrictions announced

July 19, 2011 0

Further development of the airspace security restrictions covering the London Olympic and Paralympic Games for 2012 were announced today by the UK Government, as part of its paramount objective to deliver of a safe and […]

Meteorology

MTECH Systems to provide RVR equipment

July 19, 2011 0

MTECH Systems is providing Runway Visual Range (RVR) Systems for air bases in India as part of the Indian Air Forces Modernisation of Air Field Infrastructure (MAFI) project. Under the contract awarded by The Tata […]

News

Nigerian ATC set to withdraw services

July 19, 2011 0

AllAfrica.com reports that Nigerian carrier Arik and other airlines may not be able to operate flights if the National Association of Air Traffic Engineers (NAAE) withdraws services. A 30-days ultimatum given to Arik by Aviation […]

News

Probe underway for Boston Logan taxiway collision

July 19, 2011 0

The US National Transportation Safety Board has launched an investigation into the 14 July collision of two jetliners on a taxiway at Boston Logan Airport. At about 7:33 P.M. EDT, a Delta Air Lines B767-300ER, […]