Harris completes India’s network operations centre 

February 27, 2019 0

Harris’ India subsidiary has completed renovations on a 12,000 sq ft, state-of-the-art facility in New Delhi that will house the network operations control centre for India’s nationwide aviation communications infrastructure. The new facility exclusively serves […]


Saab, AAI sign MoU for ATM solutions in India

January 25, 2019 0

Saab and the Airports Authority of India (AAI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to research a pan-Indian air traffic management automation system for airports under the UDAN Regional Connectivity Scheme. Saab’s Digital Air […]


Bengaluru to be India’s first LED runway

September 14, 2018 0

India’s third busiest airport that serves Bangalore – India’s Silicon Valley – will see its second runway powered by ADB SAFEGATE’s SafeLED airfield lighting (AGL) by late 2019, making it the country’s first such runway.  […]


AAI strikes air navigation deal with IIT-Madras

May 25, 2018 0

Airports Authority of India (AAI) has struck a deal with IIT-Madras to jointly research and improve air navigation systems. The MoU is part of AAI’s R&D programme established at Hyderabad’s Civil Aviation Research Organisation. AAI […]


India's AAI dedicates new ATFM centre

February 4, 2017 0

India has officially launched its Central Command Centre, Air Traffic Flow Management (C-ATM), becoming the seventh country in the world to implement the Air Traffic Flow Control (ATFM) measures. The C-ATFM system will primarily balance […]


India to separate oceanic Chennai airspace

December 6, 2016 0

Chennai airport will help airlines save 1,300 tonnes of jet fuel every year by having separate air traffic controllers for arrival and departure procedures from next September. Sylvester Israel, general manager, air traffic management, Chennai, told […]


India's AAI looking to fill nearly 2,100 posts

December 2, 2016 0

Airports Authority of India (AAI) plans to fill nearly 2,100 posts by 2018 as it looks to increase manpower for various projects, according to the Economic Times. Lok Sabha, civil aviation minister, stated that the recruitment […]


IATA questions India's SBAS mandate

April 29, 2016 2

Airline industry body IATA has called into question the infrastructure provisions of India’s draft civil aviation plan. Indian aviation faces huge demands on its aviation system to manage an IATA forecast 367 million travellers by […]