Airbus launches AirSense with Aireon in strategic partnership

Airbus Defence and Space has launched AirSense, an advanced analytics solution enabled by multi-source surveillance data, based on global Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) data. AirSense … More ››

Inmarsat, ESA complete major Iris milestone

Inmarsat and the European Space Agency (ESA), have completed the first test flight using the world’s most advanced aviation satellite technology for their Iris programme … More ››

Airbus eyes airports, ATM as revenue generator

Airbus has outlined its ambition to grow revenues and boost customer value from its services offering. The European airframer at this year’s Farnborough Air Show … More ››

Boeing, SparkCognition aim to lead on UTM

Boeing is collaborating with artificial intelligence (AI) technology house SparkCognition to deliver unmanned aircraft system traffic management (UTM) solutions. Boeing and SparkCognition will use artificial intelligence … More ››

IATA calls for more resources as European ATC delays are set to cripple air travel over summer

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has added to calls issued by European controller unions for more investment in the European ATM industry. IATA said the … More ››

Controllers demand Brussels ease cost-cutting

European controllers are insisting that the severe economic impact of Brussels legislation on air navigation service providers is crippling investment in both infrastructure and people. Europe’s … More ››

Airbus targets FANS-C certification by year-end

European airframer Airbus is to demonstrate new FANS-C navigation capability for Airbus-led SESAR project. An Airbus-led project to demonstrate the sharing of an aircraft’s predicted … More ››

ADB SAFEGATE debuts ACE3 airfield lighting

ADB SAFEGATE has launched a new distributed control and monitoring solution for airfield lighting control and monitoring systems (ALCMS) that it believes will set new … More ››

NAVBLUE, Airbus, Thales link with EU-China industry partners to optimise Shanghai airspace

NAVBLUE and its partners have launched a project to optimise Shanghai airspace to improve flight efficiency, enhance safety and airport accessibility. The project was officially … More ››

Rolls-Royce unveils EVTOL vehicle concept

Rolls-Royce has unveiled a concept electric vertical take-off and landing (EVTOL) vehicle at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow. The design could be adapted for personal … More ››