News

Turkey launches probe into fake ATC message

June 8, 2011 0

Turkey´s Airports Management General Directorate (DHMİ) has launched an investigation into a fake air traffic control (ATC) message that nearly diverted a Turkish Airlines aircraft from its course, reports the Today´s Zaman newspaper. Read more […]

News

Virgin Atlantic renews ARINC contract

June 8, 2011 0

Virgin Atlantic Airways has renewed multiple communication services contracts with ARINC. The contracts renewed include comprehensive data link, voice, and satellite services. Virgin Atlantic also renewed its contract for ARINC OpCenter message management, a hosted […]

Innovation

Cassidian eliminates wind turbine interference

June 8, 2011 0

Cassidian, the defence and security division of EADS, has developed a technical solution to largely eliminate interference to air traffic control radars caused by wind turbines. This means that the guidance of aircraft in the […]

Safety

Solar flare to disrupt earth communications

June 8, 2011 0

An unusual solar flare observed by a NASA space observatory on Tuesday could cause some disruptions to satellite communications and power on Earth over the next day or so, reports World News Australia. The potent […]

CAAs/ANSPs

HungaroControl teams with Scandinavian ATM academy

June 7, 2011 0

The Hungarian air navigation service provider and Entry Point North owned by the Swedish, the Danish and the Norwegian air navigation service providers are opening a joint ATM training academy in Budapest named Entry Point […]