Communications

Sensis ADS-B for helicopter surveillance

June 27, 2011 0

Avinor, the Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) for Norway, has selected Sensis Corporation to deploy an Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) system for the surveillance of helicopter traffic serving oil and gas platforms in […]

Avionics

LAN Airlines selects Rockwell Collins A320 avionics

June 24, 2011 0

Chile-based LAN Airlines has selected a full suite of Rockwell Collins avionics, including its WXR-2100 MultiScan(tm) Threat Detection System and GLU-925 Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR), for 80 Airbus A320s, which is one of the largest aircraft […]

Avionics

Fraport chooses Sensis multilateration system

June 13, 2011 0

Fraport AG, the owner and manager of Frankfurt Airport, has selected Sensis Corporation to expand and upgrade its multilateration surface system to accommodate capacity expansion and growth of operational areas. This latest-generation surveillance system for […]

Surveillance

GAATS+ makes NAV CANADA debut

June 6, 2011 0

NAV CANADA air traffic controllers who direct aircraft as they transit across the North Atlantic – the busiest oceanic airspace in the world – are now employing an enhanced system that makes oceanic flight safer […]

Surveillance

Avinor pioneers GPS monitoring of offshore traffic

June 2, 2011 0

Norwegian ANSP Avinor wil be among the first in Europe to employ American GPS technology to strengthen monitoring of airspace extending to the Ekofisk, Sleipner and Heimdal oil fields. “Every time technology takes a step […]

Surveillance

Fujairah selects Ales new generation radars

June 2, 2011 0

Fujairah International Airport has selected Ales to supply of its new air traffic control system and ERA for the wide area multilateration radar. The Dhs10m deal will include a full automation of the air control […]

Avionics

Austro Control selects Sensis WAM

May 17, 2011 0

Austro Control, the air navigation service provider for Austria, has selected Sensis Corporation to deploy a Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) system across the country. Sensis WAM will provide highly accurate surveillance of Austria’s airspace to […]

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 […]

Surveillance

Era Surface System Operational in Madrid

March 28, 2011 0

SRA Subsidiary Era has deployed MSS ADS-B and Multilateration Surveillance System for Spanish ANSP Aeropuertos Espanoles y Navegacion Aerea (AENA) at the Madrid-Barajas Airport. The solution, which was installed in partnership with EMTE Sistemas, utilizes […]

Surveillance

“Tangible” progress cited in NextGen update

March 21, 2011 0

The FAA has released its 2011 updated implementation plan for the Next Generation air transportation system. FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt said in the report (http://www.faa.gov/nextgen/) that during the past year, the aviation community has begun […]