Author Archives: Aimee Turner

Single Sky network concept launched

Eurocontrol, Europe’s Network Manager has developed its first network operational concept outlining the changes required to meet Single Sky performance targets up to 2019. The … More ››

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Common Cause

The recent Riga declaration injected momentum for regulating and integrating Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS). Dirk Polloczek, president of the European pilots organisation ECA offers … More ››

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Gaining Ground

Justin Oakes from the 66th Air Base reports on how the D-RAPCON air traffic control radar system is gaining ground with developmental testing in sight. … More ››

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ICAO recognises IFAIMA excellence

UN aviation agency ICAO has added IFAIMA to the list of organisations that are invited its meetings. Experts in aeronautical information management and aeronautical communications … More ››

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Amazon secures FAA experimental green light

The United States Federal Aviation Administration has issued an experimental airworthiness certificate to an Amazon Logistics unmanned aircraft (UAS) design that the company will use … More ››

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US ADS-B-ready fleet marks NextGen milestone

Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) equipment is now on board 10,000 aircraft flying in the United States. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) made the announcement at … More ››

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Superbrain to offer big data capacity boost

A £2.8 million project is to find ways to address the UK’s airport congestion without relying solely on new airport building and expansion. The OR-MASTER … More ››

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InFlight Labs field tamper-proof solution

InFlight Labs is developing a series of tamper-proof smart avionics that will police key avionics during all phases of flight, providing a real-time air-to-ground avionics … More ››

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Airbus ASR-NG enhanced for air traffic control

Airbus Defence and Space has introduced new technologies in its latest air surveillance radar which give the ASR-NG (Airport Surveillance Radar Next Generation) advantageous air … More ››

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EGNOS-Africa office opens for business

The SAFIR (Satellite navigation services for AFrIcan Region) project has opened the EGNOS-Africa Joint Programme Office (JPO). The SAFIR project is a three-year project funded … More ››

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