SAA selects Rockwell Collins avionics, SATCOM

March 28, 2013 0

South African Airways will be featuring a full suite of Rockwell Collins’ communications, surveillance and navigation avionics on 20 new Airbus A320 aircraft. The selection includes Rockwell Collins’ MultiScan Threat Detection System, GLU-925 Multi-Mode Receiver […]


Stellar Navigation

March 13, 2013 0

With many outstanding entries from which to choose, the winner of the Air Traffic Management magazine Atlantic Award was finally declared at the ATC Global Excellence Awards. Launched to recognise excellence in the application of […]


Germany's Air Berlin clinches inaugural Atlantic Award 2013

March 13, 2013 0

German carrier Air Berlin has been crowned winner of the inaugural Atlantic Award, Air Traffic Management magazine’s very own accolade recognising excellence in navigational excellence within the user community. Launched this year to recognise excellence […]


Atlantic deal signals arrival of third A319

March 6, 2013 0

Atlantic Airways has signed a second contract with Danish tour operator Atlantis Rejser to provide charter capacity, primarily out of Copenhagen, starting in October 2013. Atlantic Airways, national carrier of the Faroe Islands, will phase […]


Quovadis helps SAA on Cape Town RNP

March 5, 2013 0

The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has approved new Required Navigation Performance with Authorization Required (RNP AR) tailored procedures at Cape Town International Airport for South African Airways (SAA). The procedures have been designed […]


Frontier: first Airbus RNP AR 0.3 US airline

February 4, 2013 0

Frontier Airlines has secured approval for satellite-based precision navigation procedures in the United States with help from Airbus ProSky’s flight operations division Quovadis. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) granted Frontier Airlines operational approval for RNP […]


GE Aviation FMS for B737 MAX

January 31, 2013 0

GE Aviation has been awarded a contract from Boeing to provide the flight management system for the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. The system will be designed and manufactured at GE facilities in Grand Rapids, Michigan […]


airberlin debuts Salzburg precision approaches

January 25, 2013 0

airberlin is now the first German airline in Salzburg to use satellite-based precision approaches with its Boeing fleet in accordance with the RNP-AR procedure, thereby further developing its technical leadership role. Since January 2012, airberlin […]


Qatar Airways makes history with RNP AR

January 21, 2013 1

Qatar Airways has become the first airline in the world to fly an aircraft with a new navigational approach into the Nepalese capital Kathmandu, which has a highly complicated terrain surrounded by the Himalayan mountains. […]


DWI supplies RAIM to Martinair

January 18, 2013 0

Martinair, the Netherlands-based cargo service, has adopted the GNSS RAIM/RNP Prediction Service (GRPS) to support its PBN operations. Martinair shall initially be obtaining RAIM predictions via the DWI standalone web-based User Interface, before switching to […]