Training and Simulation

Singapore becomes latest FEAST user

October 19, 2018 0

CAAS, Singapore’s national aviation authority and air navigation service provider, is to implement the First European Air Traffic Controller Selection Tool (FEAST) as its official controller selection tool. Following the signing of the licence agreement, […]

Airports

Hong Kong selects Indra for GBAS trial

October 4, 2018 0

The Civil Aviation Department of Hong Kong has awarded a tender to Indra’s Norwegian subsidiary through an open tender exercise for provision of services in carrying out GBAS flight trials at the Hong Kong International […]

Communications

Rohde & Schwarz clinches Changi contract

September 19, 2018 0

THE Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) has awarded a contract to technology group Rohde & Schwarz to upgrade and enhance the air traffic control (ATC) radio communications system at Changi Airport to boost safety for […]

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. […]

Airports

Bengaluru to be India’s first LED runway

September 14, 2018 0

India’s third busiest airport that serves Bangalore – India’s Silicon Valley – will see its second runway powered by ADB SAFEGATE’s SafeLED airfield lighting (AGL) by late 2019, making it the country’s first such runway.  […]

Airspace

Czech Republic deploys AirMap UTM platform

August 2, 2018 0

Drone airspace management expert AirMap is delivering situational awareness and authorisation capabilities to the Czech Republic’s growing community of drone operators. Air Navigation Services of the Czech Republic (ANS CR) is deploying AirMap UTM to manage authorisations for drone […]

Contracts

Adacel successfully completes Sri Lanka simulator project

July 30, 2018 0

ATC training systems expert Adacel Systems has completed installation and site acceptance testing for ATC tower and radar simulation system at Airport & Aviation Services of Sri Lanka’s Civil Aviation Training Center. The Adacel multi-position control […]

Communications

Airways selects Rohde & Schwarz for comms

July 23, 2018 0

Airways, New Zealand’s air navigation service provider, has selected the Rohde & Schwarz VCS-4G IP-based voice communications system for air traffic control (ATC) communications. Airways Corporation of New Zealand is modernising the entire New Zealand air traffic […]