Avionics

Digital Decisions

April 30, 2012 2

Bid contenders for the huge Data Communications Integrated Services (DCIS) programme will know in June whether they will play a part in revolutionising the way messages are sent through the US National Airspace System. DCIS […]

CAAs/ANSPs

FAA chief outlines NextGen test programme

April 25, 2012 0

The US plans to test the exchange of data communications between pilot and controller at three sites – in Memphis with FedEx, Newark with United Airlines, and at Atlanta with Delta Airlines. Speaking at the […]

Avionics

TSO approves Universal Avionics’ UniLink CMU

April 25, 2012 0

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted Technical Standard Order (TSO) approval for Universal Avionics’ third generation Airborne Datalink System, UniLink UL-800/801 Communications Management Unit (CMU). Universal Avionics reports that delivery of UL-800/801 units […]

Avionics

StandardAero completes EASy II upgrades

April 17, 2012 0

StandardAero Business Aviation has completed its first two Dassault EASy II Avionics flight deck upgrades on the Dassault Falcon 900EX/DX/LX series aircraft. This first installation of the EASy II Avionics upgrade by StandardAero was completed […]

Avionics

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 […]

Airlines

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 […]

Uncategorized

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 […]

Communications

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 […]

Communications

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 […]

CAAs/ANSPs

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 […]