Category Archives: Surveillance

Aireon deployment set for December 16 launch

Aireon’s space-based ADS-B technology deployment is imminent with the launch later this month of the Iridium NEXT satellite constellation on December 16 at 20:36 UTC. Launching from … More ››

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ERA signs Mongolia’s NUBIA for surface MLAT

ERA has been awarded a contract to deliver a surface multilateration system for the New Ulaanbaatar International airport in Mongolia. ERA in consortium with ACH … More ››

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Aireon, FlightAware team with SITAONAIR to provide space-based ADS-B flight tracking

Aireon, FlightAware and SITAONAIR today announced a new partnership to provide SITAONAIR’s airline customers with Aireon’s space-based automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) data. Starting in 2018, … More ››

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Aireon plans to exploit early polar gains

Aireon is planning to explore how the first deployment of Iridium NEXT satellites equipped with space-based ADS-B technology could help early adopters develop polar routes. … More ››

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Aveillant launches Gamekeeper drone detection

Cambridge, UK-based Aveillant, has now deployed its Gamekeeper drone detection radar in Monaco. This is the first operational drone surveillance system to provide coverage over an … More ››

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DFS to study space based ADS-B benefits

Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) has agreed to evaluate the safety, efficiency and cost benefits of Aireon’s space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) technology in its airspace. The German air navigation … More ››

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Leonardo clinches China ATC radar contract

Leonardo-Finmeccanica has been awarded a contract by China’s National Instruments Import and Export Corporation (Instrimpex) to supply four new radar systems for air traffic control … More ››

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IAA completes space-based ADS-B SAT

Aireon has announced the successful completion of a service delivery point Site Acceptance Test (SAT) with the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA), Ireland’s air navigation service … More ››

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ARTAS deployment planned beyond Europe

Partnerships with air navigation service providers and ATC system providers will accelerate the rollout of ARTAS in non-Eurocontrol member states through licensing deals. ARTAS, a … More ››

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ERA supplies SQUID units to Bucharest

The Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport in Romania is to equip with 150 vehicle-mounted SQUID transmitters supplied by ERA to be used as its surface … More ››

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