Operations

Sitting Pretty

September 17, 2012 0

Frequentis has taken on the design leadership of the integrated controller working position within SESAR. Theodor Zeh and Christoph Lupprich explain the iCWP® philosophy Today’s air traffic management (ATM) system is at its limit. Without […]

Airlines

Flight ops role overlooked in NextGen

August 15, 2012 0

NextGen architects are failing to include the vital role of airline flight operations centres in planning how US airspace will be managed in future. The new report from NextGen agency, the Joint Planning and Development […]

Airports

GACA selects integrated ATM solution

July 24, 2012 0

COMSOFT has been awarded a contract by the General Authority of Civil Aviation/Air Navigation Services (GACA/ANS) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In order to handle the extra air traffic volumes during the Hajj, and […]

SESAR

Boeing partners on Single Sky research

June 15, 2012 0

Boeing and SELEX Sistemi Integrati have entered into a collaboration agreement in support of the Single European Sky ATM Research (SESAR) programme’s development phase underpinning European air traffic modernisation. Boeing will cooperate with SELEX Sistemi […]

CAAs/ANSPs

US-Europe makes data breakthrough

June 15, 2012 0

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and air navigation agency Eurocontrol have agreed on how to improve flight data exchange between the United States and Europe, improving the predictability of operations. Eurocontrol said that from an […]

Airports

AVINOR to conduct remote trials

June 5, 2012 0

Saab and AVINOR, the air navigation service provider for Norway, have signed a contract to trial remotely operated air traffic service tower technology in Norway later this year. Remote tower technology allows air traffic at […]

CAAs/ANSPs

CORPAC opts for Comsoft solution

March 22, 2012 0

CORPAC has awarded COMSOFT a contract for the supply and installation of a fully integrated AIM solution. With regard to future developments CORPAC emphasised the importance of vendor independency and therefore stipulated the system to […]

NextGen

ATC Global: ITT Exelis improve Symphony OpsVue

March 7, 2012 0

 ITT Exelis has released a significant enhancement to its advanced flight tracking and situational awareness system. Symphony OpsVue 1.7 doubles the amount of data available to airport and airline customers and adds 2D and 3D […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Ireland selects smartMessenger AMHS

February 27, 2012 0

The Irish Aviation Authority has signed a contract to upgrade its AFTN message switch with Frequentis smartMessenger. The IAA smartMessenger implementation includes operational, contingency and test systems. It will be connected to the international AMHS […]