Monthly Archives: July 2017

Airways New Zealand appoints Sumner as CEO

Airways New Zealand has appointed Graeme Sumner to the role of chief executive. Sumner, an experienced chief executive, brings 27 years’ experience from the energy, … More ››

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Panama facing airspace overhaul challenge

Panama is planning to modernise its airspace to support how its manages a forecast annual increase in international traffic of 5 per cent. Experts of the … More ››

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Mongolia plans en route PBN implementation

Mongolia has developed a performance based navigation (PBN) implementation plan following the signing by its civil aviation authority of Mongolia of a Memorandum of Cooperation … More ››

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ESA drone operates in radio-free zone

This 6 metre-wingspan unmanned aircraft is being supported in mid-air within the European Space Agency’s Hertz radio-frequency test chamber, as if suspended in flight, to … More ››

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SAAB, Storuman in remote regional services bid

Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions and Storuman Municipality have signed a letter of intent to establish the world’s first remote tower centre for smaller regional … More ››

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Groupe ADP, DSNA-S team on drone detection

Groupe ADP and DSNA Services are developing a drone detection system for deployment at airports and other sensitive sites. Paris airport operator Groupe ADP has teamed with DSNA … More ››

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FAB CE completes first joint procurement

S&T Slovenija was selected following a competitive tender, issued in May, to deliver common regional telecommunications infrastructure to six air navigation services providers (ANSPs) to … More ››

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Poland’s first MLAT network operational

Polish Air Navigation Services Agency PANSA has put Comsoft Solutions Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) network into operation, providing high accuracy multilateration coverage for an extended … More ››

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Pilots warn of potential for drone to cause aircraft disaster, after London Gatwick airport incident

A drone flying close to aircraft at Gatwick causing flying to stop twice has prompted the UK pilots’ association to renew calls for better regulation … More ››

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