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 […]

Communications

Inmarsat launches SB-S into commercial service

April 17, 2018 0

Inmarsat has entered commercial service with SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S). The next-generation satellite IP platform is designed to meet the needs of aviation data communications in the digital age and offers airlines game-changing operational visibility. “It is […]