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 […]

Features

RESILIENCE: Business As Usual?

October 4, 2018 0

As the ATM industry deploys ever more complex technologies and becomes progressively more integrated, how does it develop the necessary resilience to guarantee ATM safety? Frequentis’ Hannu Juurakko shares his views on the current situation […]

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 […]

Single European Sky

European ATC moots common digital backbone

October 1, 2018 0

The A6 Alliance of air navigation service providers and Eurocontrol have launched a joint initiative to establish a “digital backbone” to underpin the Europe-wide systems and technology developments supporting the move towards a Single European […]

Airspace

Thales to offer UTM capabilities to NUAIR

September 25, 2018 0

The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR), a coalition of New York and Massachusetts aerospace and academic institutions has signed a multi-year collaboration agreement with Thales. The agreement supports NUAIR’s efforts to safely integrate […]

Communications

Frequentis expands reach over European AMHS

September 19, 2018 0

Recent deployment of Frequentis’ smartMessenger AMHS system has seen the business increase its European market share to 70 per cent. Czech Republic, Greece and Norway are now successfully operating the ATS Message Handling Systems (AMHS) […]

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 […]

Training and Simulation

Leonardo academy to train future cyber warriors

September 17, 2018 0

Leonardo has opened a new training facility where it plans to train technical specialists within the cyber and electromagnetic activities (CEMA) domain. Leonardo, which has invested more than £2 million in the new Lincoln facility in the UK, said it […]