Author Archives: Aimee Turner

​Avinor, Kongsberg strike landmark remote deal

Norway’s Avinor will launch remote tower services at up to 15 airports from one tower centre in Bodø using Kongsberg technology following a three-way contest … More ››

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Airservices commissions new radars

Airservices, Australia’s air navigation services provider, has replaced radars at Tabletop near Townsville and Mt Alma near Rockhampton, to ensure the continued safe and efficient … More ››

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RNAV tackles London Luton noise, emissions

London Luton Airport (LLA) has introduced Area Navigation (RNAV) technology for departing flights leaving the airport along the Match/Detling flight routes used during westerly operations; … More ››

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Pacific receives ADS-C tracking boost

Australian, New  Zealand and US air traffic controllers have now been using existing Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract (ADS-C) technology to track aircraft across the Pacific Ocean … More ››

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CAAS teams with EASA on wake turbulence

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) have signed a Working Arrangement (WA) to conduct a study of … More ››

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Lockheed Martin technology helps pilots and UAS

Lockheed Martin has deployed the first components of an unmanned traffic management (UTM) system that is available to the UAS community now. Lockheed Martin’s online … More ››

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Yap bows out at Singapore’s CAAS

Kevin Shum Jin-Chyi will be appointed as the director-general of the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) from August 2. He will take over from Yap … More ››

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Harris teams with CPqD in Brazil

Harris has teamed with Brazilian company CPqD to provide monitor and control system support for the Brazilian Air Force air traffic control network. “Harris provides … More ››

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New Zealand to train Vietnamese controllers

Vietnam’s air traffic controllers will be selected and trained by the internationally established training arm of Airways New Zealand. Graduates of the six-month programme will … More ››

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Malaysia ‘almost certain’ wreckage is B777

Plane wreckage found washed up on La Reunion island in the southern Indian Ocean almost certainly belongs to a Boeing 777, and could possibly be … More ››

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