Category Archives: Communications

Datalink through all French upper airspace

Controllers from the five French area control centres can provide ATC instruction of frequency transfer via datalink to all equipped aircraft above FL 195 (6,000 … More ››

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NASA, FAA show off wireless aircraft comms

NASA has demonstrated that a wireless  system can communicate – sending route options and weather information for example — with a jet on the ground, … More ››

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Eurocontrol datalink bid hits dead-end

Brussels has weighed in on the contentious issue of how to proceed with getting the troubled datalink project back on track. Download your copy of … More ››

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FAA plans major remote comms reduction

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposes to decommission 666 of the more than 2,100 remote communications outlets (RCOs) in the continental United States, citing … More ››

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Nieuwsma to head Rockwell’s IMS business

Dave Nieuwsma has been appointed senior vice president of Rockwell Collin’s Information Management Services (IMS) business. He replaces Jeff Standerski who led the IMS division … More ››

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SITAONAIR clinches PANSA CPDLC contract

Polish Air Navigation Services Agency (PANSA) has selected air transport communications provider SITAONAIR to provide the data link service required to comply with the EU … More ››

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Frequentis extends Argentina links

Frequentis solutions will enhance the management of the Argentinean airspace through IP technology using integrated end-to-end voice communication and recording. In cooperation with ICAO (International … More ››

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WATM: Park Air boosts Dubai communications

World ATM Congress, 2016 Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems, is expanding the capability of the air traffic control (ATC) communication systems at Dubai International (DXB), … More ››

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WATM: Frequentis debuts vitalsphere

World ATM Congress 2016 Frequentis has launched a new generation of ATM-grade network performance to support on-going changes in air traffic control such as remote … More ››

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WATM: Harris to provide NATS advanced comms

World ATM Congress, Madrid 2016 Harris has been selected to supply a next-generation, VoIP communications system to support the United Kingdom’s air traffic management (ATM) … More ››

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