Category Archives: Communications

Czech ATC selects virtual IP comms solution

Rohde & Schwarz has received the exclusive contract to upgrade the radio and voice communications systems used for air traffic control at three regional airports … More ››

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Park Air debuts Sapphire comms solution

Northrop Grumman’s UK-based ATM subsidiary Park Air Systems has launched a new line-up of air traffic control (ATC) communication products called Sapphire. Sapphire is a … More ››

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Hungarian CPDLC to improve efficiency

HungaroControl has launched a large-scale CPDLC (Controller Pilot Data Link Communications) project with the aim of developing the Hungarian air traffic infrastructure with the most … More ››

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SwiftBroadband flight deck services make debut

British satellite business Inmarsat has announced the first successful installation and on-going trials of its ACARS-capable SwiftBroadband (SB) safety equipment on an Airbus A319. The … More ››

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FAA approves Avionica’s satLINK

The US Federal Aviation Administration has issued Avionica a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for satLINK MAX, the industry’s first Iridium based ATS SATCOM for air … More ››

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Harris to supply Port-Au-Prince

Harris Corporation has been selected to supply critical air traffic control (ATC) communications to the Area Control Centre (ACC) at Toussaint Louverture International Airport in … More ››

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Selex ES debuts AFIS for remote ops

Finmeccanica’s Selex ES has unveiled its Aerodrome Flight Information System (AFIS), a mobile control tower for ground – air – ground air traffic control communications. … More ››

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Frequentis supports dynamic re-sectorisation

Bulgaria’s BULATSA and Romanian ROMATSA are entrusting Frequentis to advance the ATM communication systems and infrastructure of the Functional Airspace Block (FAB) in the Danube … More ››

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L-3 wins Airbus AFIRS 228S certification

L-3 Aviation Recorders has received Airbus’ formal notification of certification for the L-3 Automated Flight Information Reporting System 228S for the Airbus A320 family of … More ››

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Fokker secures STC for B757 CPDLC

Fokker Services, part of Fokker Technologies, has received a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for Controller-Pilot Data Link Communications (CPDLC) modification on the Boeing B757 aircraft. … More ››

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