Author Archives: Aimee Turner

UFA delivers MATS ATC radar simulator

ATC simulation and voice technology expert UFA has delivered Malta Air Traffic Services (MATS) a 10-position approach and en route radar trainer with full voice communications system … More ››

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NASA taps PrismTech’s Vortex data sharing platform for SMART National Airspace System for US

Distributed software systems expert PrismTech has had its intelligent data sharing platforms Vortex OpenSplice, Vortex Cloud and Vortex Fog selected by NASA for use in the SMART-NAS … More ››

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North European Free Route Airspace established

The north European Free Route Airspace programme NEFRA today celebrates its successful completion. The programme launched in 2013 when six north European pledged to establish seamless … More ››

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Raytheon completes early NY TRACON upgrade

Raytheon has completed the modernisation of the United States’ busiest terminal air traffic control facility six months ahead of schedule. Under the Terminal Automation Modernization … More ››

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White House calls for ATO spin off by 2021

The budgetary blueprint for the United States has placed ATC reform at the top of the agenda for the new administration. The White House’s fiscal … More ››

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Thales supporting digital transformation of six central American countries, Aruba and Cyprus

The Central American Air Navigation Services Corporation (COCESNA) has entered into operation with Thales’ flexible, dynamic information system to support the airspace of its six member countries. The … More ››

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DF Nucleo to equip five Algerian ATC towers

Spain’s DF Núcleo has secured a contract to equip five control towers in Algeria. The scope of the project includes the supply, installation and commissioning of … More ››

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Airservices seeks long range ATFM innovation

Airservices Australia is undertaking industry consultation on the viability of designing and installing a Long Range Air Traffic Flow Management (LR-ATFM) system for Australian airspace. … More ››

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Spirent Comms tackles GNSS interference threat

GNSS testing expert Spirent Communications has launched a solution that enables the civil aviation industry to evaluate the growing threat of interference, jamming and spoofing … More ››

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IATA debuts virtual ground ops training platform

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) launched RampVR, the industry’s first virtual reality (VR) training platform for ground operations, at a ground handling conference in … More ››

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