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, […]

UAS/Drones

Uber targets Paris, France as UTM test bed

May 29, 2018 0

Uber plans to open an Uber Elevate research station in Paris where its researchers will spend US$23.4 million over the next five year researching how to navigate air traffic and comply with European regulations. The centre will […]

Innovation

Vodafone launches IoT drone tracking trials

February 20, 2018 0

Vodafone has launched air traffic control drone tracking trials using 4G Internet of Things (IoT) technology to protect aircraft from catastrophic accidents as well as prevent inadvertent or criminal drone incursions at sensitive locations such […]

CAAs/ANSPs

CAAS, NTU commit $61m on ATM research

February 8, 2018 0

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have extended their collaboration in the Air Traffic Management Research Institute (ATMRI) for another five years. The two parties have committed an […]

Airlines

IATA, ACI launch NEXTT conceptual leap

October 24, 2017 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) in collaboration with Airports Council International (ACI) have launched the New Experience in Travel and Technologies (NEXTT) initiative. In light of the projected doubling of air travel demand by […]