Airports

Airbus to use aircraft as runway safety sensors

September 18, 2018 0

Airbus and its subsidiary NAVBLUE have developed a new technology to use the aircraft as a sensor to measure and share vital runway braking action data to help prevent Runway Excursions (RE), one of the […]

Safety

ICAO confirms 2017 safest year yet for aviation

September 17, 2018 0

The latest edition of the ICAO Safety Report confirmed that 2017 was the safest year ever for aviation. The report provides a high level summary of ICAO’s safety initiatives and achievements to improve aviation safety, along […]

Airspace

Ethiopia counters Kenya airspace safety claim

September 3, 2018 0

Ethiopian authorities have criticised allegations made by the Kenyan Air Traffic Controllers Association about the safety of its airspace. The Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority (ECAA) said it ‘fully and categorically’ rejected the ‘false and baseless’ statements […]

Airlines

Aireon ALERT opens for pre-registration

August 24, 2018 0

Air navigation service providers (ANSPs), aircraft operators, regulators and search and rescue organisations can now pre-register for Aireon’s free, global aircraft locating and emergency response tracking (ALERT) service. The Aireon ALERT service will provide the […]