NextGen

Front & Center

November 1, 2018 0

Dave Hughes visits the Federal Aviation Administration’s William J Hughes Technical Center and learns that alongside advanced ATC simulation, unmanned aviation and commercial space are some of the vital aspects of its testing and development […]

SESAR

Digitalising Europe’s aviation infrastructure

October 18, 2018 0

Purpose of this discussion paper This paper was prepared within the context of European ATM Master Plan 2018 update campaign in order to prompt discussions among European aviation stakeholders on the digital transformation of the […]

Innovation

ICAO sees Artificial Intelligence as the NORM

September 18, 2018 0

ICAO has teamed with Flight Service Bureau to develop the first application of AI technology in the field of aeronautical information management – AIM, writes Aimée Turner in the latest issue of Air Traffic Management […]

UAS/Drones

Boeing, SparkCognition aim to lead on UTM

July 18, 2018 0

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 and blockchain technologies to track unmanned air vehicles in flight […]

Innovation

Designing The Future

July 9, 2018 1

Thales’s Vincent Megaïdes, flight avionics strategy director, and André Cléroux, product line manager, were interviewed recently about their vision of aviation in 2040. It went like this… Why choose 2040 as our virtual destination? Vincent […]

Airports

Digital Roadmap

June 4, 2018 0

Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Digital Transformation in Airports, reveals that increased passenger traffic and global capacity constraints will drive airport IT spending to $4.63 billion by 2023. Airports are developing their digital transformation roadmap […]

Operations

Eurocontrol future-proofs network operations

June 4, 2018 0

Eurocontrol has signed an essential contract for flight, flow and airspace applications. The Brussels-based organisation said it recognised that it needed to move away from legacy Waterfall development, the traditional sequential eight-step design process (conception, […]