Monthly Archives: June 2017

UFA to offer skyguide training solutions

Air traffic simulation and voice technology expert UFA has been selected by Switzerland’s skyguide to deliver UFA’s suite of air traffic control training solutions including flagship … More ››

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Belgocontrol strikes TopSky support deal

Belgian air navigation service provider Belgocontrol has requested Thales to enhance the service support for its current Thales automation system TopSky-ATC, originally deployed at its air traffic … More ››

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DFS to train controllers for UK market

Germany’s DFS is to start training tower controllers for the British market. Controllers who qualify will become the first to directly receive their licence from the … More ››

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State-of-the-art simulator opens in Dublin

Entry Point North Ireland (EPNI) has officially opened a new Air Traffic Control Tower Simulator at its Dublin Air Traffic Control Centre (ATCC) at Dublin … More ››

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ADB SAFEGATE lights up Ghana runway

Istanbul Ghana Airport Company (GACL) has chosen ADB SAFEGATE to upgrade the Tamale Airport with efficient CAT II LED airfield ground lighting (AGL). The airport … More ››

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Aireon one step closer to 100% surveillance

Aireon has announced the successful launch and deployment of the second batch of 10 Iridium NEXT satellites, carrying its space-based automatic dependent surveillance broadcast (ADS-B) … More ››

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General aviation backs Senate FAA bill

The US Senate released a draft FAA reauthorization bill the day after a controversial bill to continue FAA operations was introduced in the House of … More ››

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Coflight partners forge links on FDP support  

French air navigation service provider DSNA together with Italy’s ENAV and their industrial partners Leonardo and Thales have confirmed their commitment to Coflight, the new generation flight … More ››

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Airbus debuts new fixed, deployable recorders

Airbus is to implement new fixed and deployable flight recorders for Airbus’ aircraft programmes, in collaboration with L3 Technologies. The new devices will come in … More ››

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NATCA union supports 21st century AIRR Act

National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) has lent its support to the latest legislative attempt to spin off the Air Traffic Organization for the Federal … More ››

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