ERA extends African presence in Nigeria

May 21, 2018 0

ERA has won a contract to implement a Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) and ERIS air traffic management system to monitor helicopter traffic flying over the Gulf of Guinea. The Nigerian Air Space Management Authority (NAMA), […]


Europe backs space ADS-B spectrum band

November 9, 2015 0

The European Parliament has – as expected – adopted a resolution supporting the assignment of primary radio spectrum allocation for satellite-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B). European Parliament’s transport commissioner Violeta Bulc last week called on […]


Airservices examining space-based ADS-B

October 6, 2015 0

Airservices Australia is to assess the concept of Aireon’s space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) solution through the signing of a memorandum of agreeement . Aireon’s space-based ADS-B system will be the first 100 per cent […]


Aireon ADS-B payload installed on Iridium NEXT

June 1, 2015 0

Aireon, developer of the world’s first space-based global air traffic surveillance system, has confirmed the first successful integration of the Aireon payload on an Iridium NEXT satellite. This is a key technical milestone toward the […]


Sabre's Flight Explorer expands global tracking

May 19, 2015 0

Sabre has enhanced its AirCentre Flight Explorer solution using Planefinder data, offering additional coverage globally for aircraft position information as part of the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen). Planefinder receives next generation tracking technology […]


US ADS-B-ready fleet marks NextGen milestone

March 19, 2015 0

Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) equipment is now on board 10,000 aircraft flying in the United States. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) made the announcement at today’s Equip 2020 working group meeting that this milestone was […]


Iceland creates transatlantic corridor

March 6, 2015 0

Isavia is now providing continuous surveillance across the Atlantic with ADS-B, employing COMSOFT’s Quadrant surveillance solution ito enhance safety, accuracy and surveillance coverage of Iceland’s 5.4 million sq km of airspace. Isavia manages one of […]


India to explore Aireon potential

March 4, 2015 0

Aireon, developer and operator of the world’s first space-based global air traffic surveillance system, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to collaborate on the potential deployment of […]