Category Archives: Surveillance

Fifth successful launch takes Aireon global air traffic surveillance closer to full deployment

Aireon has announced the fifth successful launch and deployment of its space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) payloads, hosted by the Iridium NEXT satellite constellation. At … More ››

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Airservices seeking non-terrestrial surveillance solution for Australian Flight Information Region

After investing significantly in ground based ADS-B systems over the last decade, Airservices Australia said it is now looking to deploy non-terrestrial based surveillance solutions. … More ››

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Boeing HorizonX invests in Fortem Technologies to develop advanced radar systems for future unmanned aircraft

Boeing is to invest in Fortem Technologies, a Salt Lake City, Utah-based company developing advanced radar systems for unmanned and manned aircraft. Fortem Technologies offers airspace awareness … More ››

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ICAO endorses space-based ADS-B surveillance

WATM2018 New space-based automatic dependent surveillance – broadcast (ADS-B) technology should eventually serve as a truly global aircraft positioning solution, redefining how seamless, modern ATM will … More ››

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Hensoldt, Raytheon to deliver enhanced radar

WATM2018 Hensoldt and Raytheon are to jointly develop and market new air traffic control radar to provide commercial airports a fully integrated air surveillance radar to … More ››

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Hensoldt debuts deployable ATC radar

WATM2018 Sensor house Hensoldt brings a new variant of its powerful ASR air traffic control (ATC) radar family onto the market. The new product designated “ASR-NG Deployable” is … More ››

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Shetland radar to boost UK airspace defence

A new RAF radar facility reinforcing the UK’s ability to track unidentified military or civilian aircraft will be powered up ready to operate soon. Air … More ››

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uAvionix completes Vektor ADS-B system tests

uAvionix Corporation – a provider of communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) solutions for manned and unmanned aircraft – has successfully completed testing of the Vektor Airport … More ››

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NAVBLUE, Honeywell debut runway safety tool

Airbus flight operations subsidiary NAVBLUE and Honeywell Aerospace have unveiled their combined runway safety solution together with the Lufthansa Group. Following the tri-partite Memorandum of … More ››

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ASECNA to deploy space-based ADS-B in Western, Central Africa

  Aireon announced today that it has signed a data services agreement with the Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA). ASECNA, … More ››

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