Location, Location, Location

October 4, 2019 0

On 8 March 2014, Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 left the Kuala Lumpur airport en route to Beijing. Forty minutes later, it changed course for reasons unknown and went down in the Indian Ocean with 239 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]