Surveillance

Aireon Alert goes live!

July 9, 2019 0

Aireon and the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) have announced that the Aireon Aircraft Location and Emergency Response Tracking (ALERT) service is officially live. As the first system of its kind in public service, Aireon ALERT provides air navigation […]

Contracts

Leonardo signs Aireon ADS-B integration deal

September 10, 2018 0

Leonardo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Aireon, developer of the world’s first space-based air traffic surveillance system. The MOU will allow Leonardo, which provides advanced Air Traffic Management (ATM) solutions for air navigation […]

Airlines

Aireon ALERT opens for pre-registration

August 24, 2018 0

Air navigation service providers (ANSPs), aircraft operators, regulators and search and rescue organisations can now pre-register for Aireon’s free, global aircraft locating and emergency response tracking (ALERT) service. The Aireon ALERT service will provide the […]

News

Aireon nears launch campaign completion

July 26, 2018 0

Aireon has celebrated its seventh successful launch and deployment of its space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) payloads, hosted by the Iridium NEXT satellite constellation. At 04:39:30 AM PDT (11:39:30 UTC) on July 25, a SpaceX […]

Corporate

Airbus launches AirSense with Aireon in strategic partnership

July 19, 2018 0

Airbus Defence and Space has launched AirSense, an advanced analytics solution enabled by multi-source surveillance data, based on global Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) data. AirSense is based on a partnership between Airbus and Aireon, provider […]

Contracts

Aireon deployment continues with sixth launch

May 23, 2018 0

Aireon has announced the sixth successful launch and deployment of its space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) payloads, hosted by the Iridium NEXT satellite constellation. At 12:47:58 PM PDT (19:47:58 UTC) on May 22, a flight-proven SpaceX […]

Corporate

United Kingdom's NATS takes 10% Aireon stake

May 16, 2018 0

NATS has taken a US$69 million, 10 per cent stake in Aireon, developer of the world’s first space-based global air traffic surveillance system. Aireon and NATS made the announcement at a press conference on May 16 […]