Lauda debuts Bombardier's synthetic vision

April 4, 2012 1

Bombardier’s Vision Flight Deck has entered service on Formula 1 champion Niki Lauda’s new Global 5000 jet. “The Vision Flight Deck is the realization of many years of efforts with our avionics partner Rockwell Collins […]


NetJets Europe taps AMA for data streaming

March 28, 2012 0

AeroMechanical Services is to supply NetJets Europe with its Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS) for 30 Hawker Beechcraft 750/800XP aircraft. NetJets – the largest business jet operator in Europe – has engaged in a […]


ATC Global: Show News In Brief

March 8, 2012 0

Campbell Scientific  Loughborough, UK-based Campbell Scientific came to ATC Global to launch the CS135 LIDAR Ceilometer. The CS135 measures cloud height and vertical visibility for aviation applications. Utilising LIDAR technology, the instrument transmits fast, low-power […]


ATC Global: Airtel ATN, SITA launch test facilities

March 7, 2012 0

Airtel ATN, dedicated to the development of communications software for the Aeronautical Telecommunications Network (ATN), with global air transport IT and communications provider SITA, today announced the launch of ATN commercial test facilities in Dublin […]


ATC Global: Spain adopts Sita's datalink

March 7, 2012 0

Entidad Pública Aeropuertos Españoles y Navegación Aérea (AENA), which manages air traffic control in Spanish airspace, has selected SITA to upgrade its air to ground radio network to meet the requirements of the European regulations […]


ATC Global: Intelcan commissions Suriname ATC

March 7, 2012 0

Intelcan has commissioned an air traffic management system for the Department of Civil Aviation in Suriname. Intelcan President and CEO Georges Ata states: “The fifth generation of SKYCONTROL ATM meets the highest standards of civil […]


ATC Global: Sita, Egis team on NATS datalink

March 6, 2012 0

Sita and Egis – through its subsidiary Egis Avia have been selected by NATS to provide the air traffic control service provider with a state-of-the-art data link front end processor (DL-FEP) and Pro-ATN routers. This will […]


ATC Global: Galaxy quest for Azimut

March 6, 2012 0

The Galaxy air traffic control system is a new product from Moscow-based AZIMUT which will be launched and demonstrated at the show. It is a system based on modular architecture and has a wide range […]


Karlsruhe scores data link comms first

February 29, 2012 0

Four more airlines have now started using data link communications with the Upper Area Control Centre in Karlsruhe since it became the first national control centre to introduce data link on 26 January. DFS Deutsche […]


FAA approves ARINC's HFDL for datalink

February 13, 2012 0

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has prepared the way for data link Air Traffic Control (ATC) communications over the global High Frequency Data Link (HFDL) network of ARINC. The technology is known as FOH, […]