Avionics

LM upgrades ATC in second busiest US airspace

September 12, 2011 0

Lockheed Martin has delivered software to enable the use of GPS technology within the nation’s second busiest airspace, the New York Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON). The use of GPS data and the Automatic Dependent […]

Airports

Rockshore airport-CDM for Rome Fiumicino

September 2, 2011 0

ADR Group, the manager of Rome airports has selected real-time information management specialists Rockshore to implement Airport-CDM, aimed at improving the overall efficiency of operations at Rome Fiumicino Leonardo da Vinci Airport. Leonardo da Vinci […]

Environment

NAV CANADA launches international green flight trials

August 30, 2011 0

NAV CANADA has begun flight trials, with its consortium partners NATS of the UK and Air France, to demonstrate new procedures to improve fuel efficiency and reduce aviation-related greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions for international flights […]

Single European Sky

New surveillance performance and aircraft identification rules issued

August 25, 2011 0

Following the positive opinion of the Single European Sky Committee on the Surveillance Performance and Interoperability (SPI) and Aircraft Identification (ACID) implementing rules, the European Commission is proceeding with the formal adoption process. EUROCONTROL developed […]

Surveillance

Austrian Armed Forces accept COMSOFT’s ADS-B Sensor

August 5, 2011 0

Germany´s Comsoft was contracted by the Austrian Air Force to supply an indoor variant of their esteemed state-of-the-art ADS-B sensor. ÖBH intends to initially use an ADS-B ground station which will temporarily be installed at […]

Avionics

Garmin offers affordable path to ADS-B compliance

July 22, 2011 0

Garmin, the global leader in satellite navigation the global leader in satellite navigation, announced the GTX 23 ES remote transponder, a new remote-mounted Mode-S extended squitter transponder for experimental and light sport aircraft (LSA). The […]

Avionics

ADS-B Technologies and Globalstar connect on NextGen

July 20, 2011 0

ADS-B Technologies ALAS system will use Globalstar’s network of satellites and ground stations to provide both ADS-B surveillance and communications services for NextGen air traffic control. To help meet the NextGen agenda for air traffic […]

Avionics

Avidyne extends ADS-B avionics offerings

July 20, 2011 0

Avidyne Corporation, provider of integrated flight deck and safety systems for general aviation aircraft, has introduced its new AXP340 Mode S Transponder with ADS-B Out capability to meet the mandate for the NextGen airspace initiative. […]

Meteorology

ATS Systems Fully Operational in Taipei FIR

July 5, 2011 0

ANWS (Air Navigation and Weather Services), the Air Navigation Services Provider for the Taipei FIR, has announced the operational deployment of its new ATMAS air traffic services systems for the entire Taipei FIR as of […]