News

Raytheon to upgrade key ATC sites

April 7, 2011 0

Raytheon has won a contract worth $177 million to upgrade the air traffic control systems at 11 key sites. The aerospace and defense contractor, said the Federal Aviation Administration contract covers continued work on systems […]

Military ATC

L-3, US university team up in UAS training effort

April 6, 2011 0

L-3 Link Simulation & Training (L-3 Link) will with the University of North Dakota establish an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) training centre at Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D. The University of North Dakota and […]

Environment

CANSO identifies measures to boost green ops

April 6, 2011 0

CANSO – the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation – has outlined key opportunities for improving fuel efficiency and noise management at a special meeting with aviation experts in Seattle from 29 March to 1 April. […]

News

Photo: Air France A330-200 wreckage found

April 5, 2011 0

Photographs of the wreckage of the Air France A330-200 aircraft that crashed into the Atlantic while flying from Rio de Janeiro to Paris in June 2009 have been posted on the web by French crash […]

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 […]