Category Archives: Surveillance

Carrington-L5 to provide 5-day space weather

A UK consortium is proposing an operational mission called Carrington-L5 to give a five-day warning of hazardous solar activity that could inflict severe damage on … More ››

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Harris undergoes post-Exelis reshuffle

Harris is to reorganise its business to boost efficiency and exploit synergies following its recent acquisition of Exelis. “We combined Harris’ and Exelis’ top talent … More ››

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Euro MPs call for action on tracking technology

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) from across the political spectrum today called for action by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) on technology that supports global … More ››

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Aireon, Isavia to explore space-based ADS-B surveillance over North Atlantic, polar regions

Aireon, developer of the world’s first space-based global air traffic surveillance system, has teamed with the Icelandic air navigation service provider (ANSP), Isavia to explore … More ››

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Airspace violation hotspots face future policing

The number of serious airspace infringements at six of the highest-risk air traffic zones in the UK, should be cut by much as 50 per … More ››

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European industry devises drone stalker solution

JCPX Development, DSNA Services, and Aveillant have launched the UWAS System – UAV Watch and Catch System – designed to counter the unauthorised flight of … More ››

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Australia proves 14-min tracking concept

Australia has become one of the first countries in the world to comply with an international requirement to more closely track all suitably equipped flights … More ››

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Airbus ProSky launches AirFlight tracking tool

Airbus air traffic management subsidiary Airbus ProSky is partnering with Flightradar24 ahead of the 2016 ICAO requirement for flight tracking. Read Global Aircraft Tracking: The … More ››

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SwiftBroadband Safety makes maiden flight

Hawaiian Airlines has become the first commercial airline to fly with UK satellite business Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband Safety service on its Boeing 767-300 fleet, after the … More ››

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NATS looking at multistatic as radar alternative

Tracking commercial aircraft using TV signals could become standard following a proof of concept trial led by UK air traffic control NATS in conjunction with … More ››

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