Airspace

GCAA to complete Middle East airspace overhaul

October 19, 2017 0

The General Civil Aviation Authority, GCAA, will implement one of the largest airspace changes the region has ever seen on December 7. Specifically, the date will signal the completion of the UAE Airspace Restructuring Project, […]

Avionics

United States' FAA outlines PBN-centric vision

October 6, 2016 0

US aviation authorities have outlined the direction the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is headed in an effort to make its airspace system PBN-centric and reduce dependence on legacy navigational infrastructure. By 2030, the US wants […]

Airlines

Cyprus showcases SESAR PBN benefits

June 13, 2016 0

The SESAR JU RISE project continues to prove the benefits of performance-based navigation (PBN) in Cyprus over the past two months. Since February, more than 30 flight trials have been conducted in Larnaca, with 20 […]

Avionics

WATM: RISE trials underline PBN benefits

March 15, 2016 0

World ATM Congress, 2016 The SESAR JU RISE project carried out the latest in successful demonstration flights as TAP Portugal, in partnership with NAV Portugal and Airbus ProSky, conducted flight trials at Madeira. The RISE […]

Avionics

WATM: Madeira showcases PBN benefits

March 14, 2016 0

World ATM Congress 2016 The SESAR JU RISE project carried out the latest in successful demonstration flights as TAP Portugal, in partnership with NAV Portugal and Airbus ProSky, conducted flight trials at Madeira. The RISE […]

Airlines

SESAR partners on Greek island PBN

January 18, 2016 0

Airbus, HCAA and Novair have conducted a successful flight trial on Required Navigation Performance (RNP) procedures in Corfu, Iraklion and Santorini, a key milestone in the two-year RISE project which will help Greece improve airport […]

Airlines

Remote Xiahe debuts Airbus ProSky RNP

January 11, 2016 0

Xiahe airport in the Gansu province of China with its challenging terrain, Airbus, Airbus ProSky, the CAAC and Sichuan Airlines have teamed to develop Required Navigation Performance Authorisation Required” procedures (RNP AR). The new arrival […]

Avionics

Troubled Skies

November 30, 2015 0

James Careless reports on how a Phoenix lawsuit is putting unwelcome heat on US NextGen plans to roll out performance based navigation On September 14, 2014, the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) implemented Performance Based Navigation […]