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 […]


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 […]


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) […]


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 […]


ICAO lawyers to tackle emerging challenges

September 13, 2018 0

ICAO has decided to establish a working group to consider legal issues relating to unmanned  aircraft operations and their integration into civil aviation to help identify possible solutions within the framework of the international aviation […]


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 […]


Europe's EASA takes on new responsibilities

July 2, 2018 0

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has said it welcomes the adoption by the Council of the European Union of updated aviation safety rules for Europe which include a new mandate for EASA. This new […]