Monthly Archives: February 2017

Australia hails historic date for ADS-B

The final fitment mandate for Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast (ADS-B) technology came into effect on February 2 for all instrument flight rules (IFR) aircraft flying in … More ››

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Eurocontrol certified as pan Europe AIS provider

Eurocontrol has become the first pan-European aeronautical information service provider to be certified under the Single European Sky legislation to provide the European AIS Database (EAD). … More ››

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Metron, Volpe partner on transportation planning

The John A Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe Center) has awarded Metron Aviation one of three prime contracts under the Transportation Planning, Measurement, Modeling and … More ››

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India’s AAI dedicates new ATFM centre

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 … More ››

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Telephonics receives FAA production order 

Telephonics has received production orders for 34 Common Terminal Digitizer (CTD) systems from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). CTD supports the FAA’s Next Gen initiative so … More ››

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First flights controlled with France’s advanced 4-FLIGHT ATM system at Reims area control centre

Reims area control centre handled, for the first time on January 24, actual air traffic using the future French air traffic management system 4-FLIGHT and … More ››

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ERA secures surveillance contract at Najaf

ERA has signed a new contract to cover the terminal area of Najaf International Airport, Iraq. ERA will deliver a composite multilateration and ADS-B system for … More ››

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UK aviation welcomes airspace overhaul move

The Sky’s The Limit coalition representing airports, airlines and UK air traffic control has welcomed the publication of the British Government’s airspace and noise policy … More ››

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Irish claim world-first multiple tower remote trial

Ireland’s IAA has completed its operational trials on remote tower technology, heralding the launch of multiple tower remote operations by a single air traffic controller. … More ››

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Traffic in Czech airspace doubles over 14 years

Czech air navigation service provider ANS CR last year recorded the third consecutive record-breaking year for air traffic using its airspace. The total number of movements over … More ››

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