Category Archives: Surveillance

Airbus airport radar passes first acceptance test

Airbus Defence and Space is to equip military airfields in Canada with some of the most powerful airport surveillance radar (ASR) technology available which will … More ››

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Sabre’s Flight Explorer expands global tracking

Sabre has enhanced its AirCentre Flight Explorer solution using Planefinder data, offering additional coverage globally for aircraft position information as part of the Next Generation … More ››

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Exelis passes FAT for Aireon data processing

Exelis has achieved factory acceptance testing of the data processing and distribution ground system for Aireon’s space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) surveillance technology. … More ››

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Malaysia launches AIRCOM FlightTracker

Malaysia Airlines will be the first carrier to implement global flight tracking using SITA OnAir’s AIRCOM FlightTracker, starting this summer. The airline has already conducted … More ››

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Airlines trial Rockwell Collins ARINC MultiLink

Rockwell Collins and nine undisclosed airlines from around the world have launched a trial programme for the company’s new ARINC MultiLink flight tracking service. The … More ››

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FLYHT inks AFIRS deal with African airline

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions has signed a contract for the Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS) 228 on a fleet of four A320 aircraft. The African-based … More ››

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Searidge, Ottawa enter strategic partnership

Searidge Technologies has struck a strategic partnership with Ottawa airports chiefs to create a technologically advanced integrated airport operations centre at Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport. … More ››

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Proba-V hails world-first aircraft tracking

As the Proba-V satellite works quietly on its main task of monitoring vegetation growth across Earth, the minisatellite is also picking up something from a … More ››

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Exelis launches drone surveillance airspace tool

Exelis has launched its first airspace situational awareness tool designed specifically for unmanned aerial system (UAS) operations in the US. Symphony RangeVue puts real-time Federal … More ››

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InFlight’s one touch tech tracks missing aircraft

InFlight Labs is developing a smart emergency location transmitter (Smart ELT), which is the first air traffic control (ATC) activated aircraft tracking system. Smart ELT … More ››

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