News

Oz air traffic to gridlock within decade: report

April 5, 2011 0

The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper reports that passengers at Sydney Airport and across Australia will increasingly be forced to endure long delays because the airport is pushing the brink of its capacity. Analysis by Booz […]

Avionics

NextGen Equipage Fund Announces Public-Private Partnership

April 4, 2011 0

The FAA Reauthorization Bill that was passed in the US House of Representatives on April 1 included a critical amendment authorizing a public-private partnership (PPP) approach to accelerating NextGen equipage for general aviation and commercial […]

News

Flight AF 447 wreckage located: BEA

April 4, 2011 0

Investigators at France´s Bureau of Investigation and Analysis (BEA) have found parts of the Air France aircraft that crashed into the Atlantic while flying from Rio de Janeiro to Paris in June 2009. The aircraft […]

News

Jeppesen launches digital charting solution

April 4, 2011 0

Jeppesen introduces the Express JeppView digital charting solution that replaces paper terminal charts and procedures for the general and small business aviation markets. Express JeppView digital charting services are also now available through the Jeppesen […]

News

NextGen key to future US aviation strategy: IATA

April 1, 2011 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the United States (US) government to reinforce the competitiveness of the US air transport industry with strategic long-term thinking. In cooperation with the industry, IATA urged the […]

CAAs/ANSPs

HungaroControl plots hi-tech future

April 1, 2011 0

Hungarian ANSP HungaroControl has started building a new 10,000 sq m ATC centre in Budapest. The total value of the investment exceeds 40 million Euros which the European Union contributes to with nearly 6 million […]

Surveillance

AviBits wins A-SMGCS installation at Berlin Brandenburg

April 1, 2011 0

AviBit Air Traffic Solutions has won the contract for the third AceMax (A-SMGCS) installation for Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH (DFS) in Germany. The system will be delivered to the new Berlin Schoenefeld Airport and will integrate […]

SESAR

Industry fixed on FAB evolution: survey

March 31, 2011 0

The ATM industry’s short-term ambitions are focused on the development of Functional Airspace Blocks (FABs) and the Network Manager, according to a recent survey by an independent consultancy. The seventh Helios ATM Industry Survey was […]

News

Thales and CGx Aero team on data across Africa

March 31, 2011 0

Thales and CGx Aero have been awarded a contract by the Agency for the Security of Air Navigation in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA) to deploy a centralised Aeronautical Information Management (AIM) System for its 17 […]