Monthly Archives: November 2016

Four Galileo satellites launch all at once

The four Galileo satellites developed and built by Germany’s OHB System have been successfully launched on board an Ariane 5 ES launcher, which lifted off from the … More ››

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FAA evaluates drone detection around Denver

The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is coordinating with government and industry partners to evaluate technologies that can be used safely to detect drones … More ››

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NAVBLUE to boost Vietnam airspace efficiency

NAVBLUE, the new Airbus subsidiary dedicated to flight operations and air traffic management, has finalised a contract to implement the ATM Cooperation Programme in Vietnam … More ››

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Galileo satellites set for quadruple launch

A single Ariane 5 rocket will today propel four Galileo satellites into orbit for the navigation constellation’s first-ever quadruple launch. Mission controllers are training intensively for … More ››

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German industry makes foray into UTM

Germany’s ATM industry is to work together with its national postal service and academic institutions to develop how parcel delivery can be conducted safely. DFS Deutsche … More ››

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CAAS, NUS collaborate on aviation training

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and the National University of Singapore (NUS) are working together to jointly develop aviation programmes to enhance the aviation workforce’s … More ››

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Aveillant launches Gamekeeper drone detection

Cambridge, UK-based Aveillant, has now deployed its Gamekeeper drone detection radar in Monaco. This is the first operational drone surveillance system to provide coverage over an … More ››

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Telecom giant AT&T to support NASA UTM

US wireless operator AT&T announced it is teaming up with NASA to develop a traffic management system for drones. AT&T said the goal of the … More ››

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DFS to study space based ADS-B benefits

Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) has agreed to evaluate the safety, efficiency and cost benefits of Aireon’s space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) technology in its airspace. The German air navigation … More ››

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France prepares for ERATO at Bordeaux ACC

DSNA, France’s air navigation service provider, is carrying out an in-depth modernisation of its en-route air traffic management system to cope with the increase of … More ››

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