Category Archives: Communications

FLYHT certified for Inmarsat’s SB-S platform

Real-time aircraft connectivity expert FLYHT Aerospace Solutions has become the first partner for Inmarsat’s recently-launched Aviation Certified Application Provider (CAP) programme that will bring together … More ››

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Cobham debuts business jet FANS upgrade

Cobham has launched a communications upgrade option that delivers all the benefits of Inmarsat’s SB-S technology platform and FANS 1/A compliance to business jets at a … More ››

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Harris wins $141m contract to modernise India’s ATM comms

Harris has been selected to modernise India’s air traffic management communications infrastructure and support a fast growing aviation market that is expected to double in … More ››

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FREQUENTIS to replace Schmid VCS in Sharjah 

Sharjah International Airport has awarded Frequentis and its UAE partner, Bayanat Engineering UAE, the contract to modernise its voice communication infrastructure and replace the existing … More ››

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Italian ENAV adopts datalink across airspace

Italian air navigation service provider ENAV has adopted a digital ground-air-ground communications system across the entire Italian airspace above 8,700 metres. From today, the area … More ››

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Eurocontrol selects BT for NewPENS network

Eurocontrol together with 41 industry partners – primarily air navigation service providers (ANSPs) – have launched a new contract with BT for the provision and … More ››

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Inmarsat launches SB-S into commercial service

Inmarsat has entered commercial service with SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S). The next-generation satellite IP platform is designed to meet the needs of aviation data communications in the … More ››

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Inmarsat, European Space Agency to modernise air traffic management over Europe

WATM2018 Inmarsat has signed a major contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) to develop satellite communication services that enable 4D trajectory air traffic management in … More ››

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Inmarsat, Airservices Australia partner on safety and efficiency

WATM2018 Inmarsat is partnering with Airservices Australia to initiate satellite voice (SatVoice) communications evaluations for air traffic services in Australia in areas beyond the reach of … More ››

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ALTYS, Eurocontrol strike strategic agreement

WATM2018 ALTYS ihas signed an agreement with Eurocontrol on the joint ownership and licensing of the COSMOS solution. This agreement will on one hand allow Eurocontrol … More ››

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