Category Archives: Communications

IAA, ISAVIA in cross-border comms world-first

The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) has llaunched commenced operations with the Rohde & Schwarz VCS-4G Voice Communications Control System (VCCS), which will enable the IAA … More ››

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Airbus eyes OneWeb aircraft connectivity

Airbus is helping to finance OneWeb’s $500 million effort to build a new global communications system to create affordable, universal broadband services. OneWeb has attracted … More ››

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Rockwell Collins to increase ARINC capacity

Rockwell Collins plans to increase capacity and expand the company’s ARINC global network throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The initiatives, aimed at … 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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Rohde & Schwarz partners with Colombian CAA

Rohde & Schwarz partners with Colombian civil aviation authority to modernize the country’s civilian air traffic control system Rohde & Schwarz will provide a range … More ››

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A6, Eurocontrol collaborate on NewPENS

The A6 Alliance of air navigation service providers (ANSPs) and Eurocontrol are to work together on defining a major piece of communications infrastructure required to … More ››

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FAA launches datacomm messaging at Newark

NextGen technology is helping to keep departing aircraft on schedule using datalink technology as they fly out of Newark, New Jersey, into some of the … More ››

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LFV selects Airtel data link comms test system

Swedish air traffic control LFV is now using Airtel ATN’s CPDLC test systems. CPDLC (Controller Pilot Data Link Communications) is a type of text message … More ››

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InFlight Labs field tamper-proof solution

InFlight Labs is developing a series of tamper-proof smart avionics that will police key avionics during all phases of flight, providing a real-time air-to-ground avionics … More ››

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HungaroControl selects Airtel CPDLC router

HungaroControl, the company responsible for managing the air traffic services in the Hungarian airspace has purchased Airtel ATN’s ground/ground router to connect its Thales system … More ››

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