Monthly Archives: October 2016

Stormy Weather

Satellite engineers have been puzzling over why GPS navigation systems on low-orbiting satellites like the European Space Agency’s Swarm sometimes black out when they fly … More ››

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Etihad taps NATS expertise at Abu Dhabi

UAE national carrier Etihad is working with air traffic management specialists, NATS, to help deliver operational enhancements across its network, and improve the way the … More ››

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South Korea records spike in traffic

South Korea’s air traffic soared from a year earlier in the third quarter on a sharp increase in international flights, the South Korean Herald reports. … More ››

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DFS, LVNL, Indra team on future technology

Germany’s DFS and its Dutch air navigation service counterpart LVNL are teaming up with technology supplier Indra to develop air traffic management systems known as iCAS … More ››

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Jotron completes Hungary’s radio renewal

Jotron has completed the third and final phase of HungaroControl’s comprehensive three phase radio upgrade programme. Jotron started working on the project in 2011 and … More ››

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Thales acquires software expert AvioVision

Thales has acquired AvioVision one of Europe’s most innovative software and services providers to the aviation industry With the acquisition of AvioVision, Thales will be … More ››

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Inmarsat expands Rockwell Collins alliance

Inmarsat and Rockwell Collins are to expand their strategic relationship to include the new SwiftBroadband-Safety service for cockpit and aircraft operations. Rockwell Collins is a long-time provider … More ››

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Denmark’s Integra eyes CNS services

Danish company Integra Holding has purchased a majority holding in the German CNS-services and air navigation system company BAN 2000. This acquisition is part of a … More ››

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COMSOFT Solutions for SMATSA AMHS, ARTAS

Comsoft Solutions is providing enhanced functionality, reliability and performance with the upgrade of AMHS and Eurocontrol’s ARTAS Tracker for Serbia and Montenegro. Serbia and Montenegro Air Traffic … More ››

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UK opts for Heathrow in growth bid

The British Government has signalled it wants to expand UK airport capacity through building a third runway at London Heathrow but questions remain over the … More ››

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