Author Archives: Aimee Turner

FABEC partners pioneer joint ILS procurement

The two FABEC partners – DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) and Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) – are jointly procuring new instrument landing systems, which … More ››

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Shuster intent on US spinoff legislation

Supporters of the controversial plan to spin off US air traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) are planning another push for a House vote … More ››

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Luciad acquired by IT specialist Hexagon

Luciad, a provider of high performance geospatial situational awareness technology that supports mission critical operations has been acquired by Hexagon. “This acquisition strengthens Hexagon’s ability … More ››

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FAA Reform Bid To Continue

Bill Shuster, the chairman of the US House transportation committee, insists he is sticking with his proposal to spin off air traffic control in a … More ››

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SESAR launches U-Space exploratory projects

The SESAR Joint Undertaking (JU) has launched a series of projects as steps towards realising the European Commission’s U-space vision for ensuring safe and secure access to … More ››

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Santurbano named as new director for MUAC

John Santurbano has been appointed as the new director of the Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC). Santurbano took up his functions on 1 October … More ››

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CHC, Leonardo & SKYTRAC cooperate on global real-time inflight safety data transfer

CHC Helicopter, in collaboration with Leonardo and SKYTRAC, have successfully completed testing of a real-time Health and Usage Monitoring System (HUMS) and cockpit Electronic Flight … More ››

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NATS takes further step to SESAR deployment

NATS has completed the design of a major component of the next generation of air traffic control system, with the help of funding from the … More ››

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State ATM Corp, DHMI cement cooperation

A meeting between Russia’s State ATM Corporation and Turkish air navigation services provider DHMI was held in late September. The Russian delegation was headed by … More ››

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NAVIAIR selects Indra for Billund surveillance

Indra has been selected by Danish air navigation service provider NAVIAIR after competing in an international public tender to enter into a contract for the roll-out … More ››

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