Category Archives: Communications

Frequentis’ ATM division exceeded 2016 hopes

Critical comms supplier Frequentis enjoyed a strong 2016 performance with new orders up by 18 per cent to €260 million while operating performance rose by 11 … More ››

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US data comm faces security threat probe

A US transport watchdog is initiating an audit into information controls governing one of the cornerstone technologies of NextGen to prevent potential security threats from … More ››

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Data comm now at Minneapolis-St Paul

Data Comm, the NextGen technology that enhances safety and reduces delays by improving the way air traffic controllers and pilots talk to each other, is … More ››

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UK language study reveals cheating, bribery

An independent report commissioned by British aviation authorities has confirmed suspicions that many non-English native speakers who need to be proficient at the language to secure … More ››

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Thales, SITAONAIR develop datalink partnership

World ATM Congress Thales and SITAONAIR have signed an agreement to develop and promote ATC data link solutions, one of the key axes of the … More ››

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SATCOM savings for airlines top $3 billion

World ATM Congress Satellite communication (SATCOM) in the cockpit has saved airlines more than US$3 billion thanks to safety and efficiency benefits, according to a … More ››

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COMSOFT Solutions provides AMHS gateway

The Civil Aviation Authority of Venezuela, Instituto Nacional de Aeronáutica Civil (INAC), has contracted Comsoft Solutions to deliver and install an Aeronautical Message Handling System … More ››

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SITAONAIR to deliver Prague ATC comms

The Czech Republic’s air navigation service provider has appointed SITAONAIR to deliver a ‘communication gateway’ to its capital’s airport. SITAONAIR will support air-to-ground data link … More ››

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Finavia selects R&S for national ATC comms

Finland’s air navigation system has awarded a contract to Rohde & Schwarz to modernise its civilian air traffic control (ATC) ground radio communications system. Finavia’s … More ››

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Harris tapped for advanced Turkish ATC comms

Harris Corporation has been selected to supply a next-generation, VoIP communication system to support the Republic of Turkey’s air traffic management (ATM) services. Harris was … More ››

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