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RESILIENCE Reading The Signals

October 15, 2018 0

James Miller and Mitch Narins discuss the need for resilient Positioning, Navigation, and Timing Services for the safe, secure, and efficient movement of aircraft in the National Airspace System and beyond. […]

Surveillance

RESILIENCE A New Era

October 15, 2018 0

In an evolving aviation industry, where flexibility, efficiency and cost reductions are fundamental to continued growth, Gerald Enzinger, managing director of Frequentis Comsoft, discusses how the industry can simplify surveillance data distribution. In ATC, the […]

Innovation

Cambridge Pixel fields enhanced RadarView

October 8, 2018 0

Cambridge Pixel has enhanced its RadarView radar visualisation software to help air traffic control (ATC) integrators and sensor providers to deploy, configure, optimise and maintain radars in air traffic surveillance applications. The ready-to-run PC-based RadarView […]

Communications

RESILIENCE: Loud & Clear?

October 4, 2018 0

Paul Ravenhill discusses what needs to be in place in an effort to develop resilient communications for a digital future ATM appears to be on the cusp of a bright new digital future. A digital […]

Avionics

Australia’s CASA plans lower cost ADS-B

September 21, 2018 0

Australian aviation regulator CASA will be developing rule changes aimed at making it cheaper and easier for aircraft flying under visual flight rules to voluntarily use automatic dependent surveillance—broadcast (ADS-B) technology. While all instrument flight […]

Security

ERA’s SQUID supporting R&D SCOUT project

September 19, 2018 0

ERA ‘s vehicle tracking system –  known as SQUID – proved itself during the testing of the newly introduced security system within the international EU-FP7 funded project called SCOUT. The goal of the SCOUT project […]

Innovation

New Zealand NSS prompts capability decisions

September 17, 2018 0

The New Southern Sky (NSS) programme charting the transition by New Zealand to advanced air traffic management technologies is approaching the completion of its second phase, according to Ian Thompson writing in Australian Aviation magazine. […]

Contracts

Leonardo signs Aireon ADS-B integration deal

September 10, 2018 0

Leonardo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Aireon, developer of the world’s first space-based air traffic surveillance system. The MOU will allow Leonardo, which provides advanced Air Traffic Management (ATM) solutions for air navigation […]

Avionics

Wingtip ADS-B solution secures FAA nod

September 5, 2018 0

uAvionix has received a Technical Standard Order Authorization (TSOA) for its skyBeacon wingtip-mounted ADS-B OUT solution from the US Federal Aviation Administration. The skyBeacon integrated solution consists of a total of five (5) TSOs: DS-B (TSO-C154c, […]

Contracts

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), […]