Category Archives: Communications

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. The cornerstone enabler for … 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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WATM: Inmarsat, ESA launch IRIS SE

World ATM Congress, Madrid UK satcom business Inmarsat has won a contract from the European Space Agency (ESA) to enhance Air Traffic Management (ATM) in … More ››

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DSNA launches N-VCS upgrade in France

French ANSP DSNA is moving forward with the deployment of the N-VCS (New-VCS) project in France, equipping the control centre in Brest. Brest ACC is … More ››

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