Communications

Tracing The Future

August 7, 2018 0

SITAONAIR’s François Bardin discusses the status and challenges of datalink in Europe My involvement in European datalink services (DLS) began in 1997 with the Eurocontrol PETAL programme at Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC). Its aim […]

Communications

SESAR DM, ESA ink Iris co-operation pact

August 7, 2018 0

SESAR Deployment Manager and the European Space Agency (ESA) have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) marking the start of the collaboration between both organisations. The MoC will see both organisations coordinate over the deployment […]

Airlines

US Data Comm transitions to single log-on

October 20, 2017 0

The US Data Comm programme will phase in a National Single Data Authority (NSDA) for controller pilot data link communications (CPDLC) log-ons starting on October 21. NSDA will be enabled at each CPDLC departure clearance […]

Airlines

SITAONAIR, Teledyne join on ACARS service

June 19, 2017 0

SITAONAIR and Teledyne Controls are joining forces to deliver the aviation industry’s first-ever airline-integrated ACARS datalink terrestrial cellular service. This new partnership – announced today between SITAONAIR, the airline datalink communications business, and avionics manufacturer Teledyne Controls […]

Communications

Data comm now at Minneapolis-St Paul

April 14, 2017 0

Data Comm, the NextGen technology that enhances safety and reduces delays by improving the way air traffic controllers and pilots talk to each other, is now live at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. The new technology […]

Airlines

Washington Dulles datacomm goes live

September 28, 2016 0

Data communications are now operational at Washington Dulles International airport. “There is tremendous benefit in this change in the way pilots and air traffic controllers communicate,” said Jim Eck, assistant administrator for NextGen. “Data Comm […]

Communications

Eurocontrol datalink bid hits dead-end

May 4, 2016 2

Brussels has weighed in on the contentious issue of how to proceed with getting the troubled datalink project back on track. Download your copy of Air Traffic Management using the free app! The cornerstone enabler […]