Category Archives: Communications

Inmarsat expands Rockwell Collins alliance

Inmarsat and Rockwell Collins are to expand their strategic relationship to include the new SwiftBroadband-Safety service for cockpit and aircraft operations. Rockwell Collins is a long-time provider … More ››

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Harris to modernise Indonesian ACC

Harris Corporation has been awarded a contract to modernise critical air traffic control (ATC) communications at the Area Control Centre (ACC) in Makassar, Indonesia. Harris … More ››

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Inmarsat, SITAONAIR to team on cockpit comms

Inmarsat has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to appoint SITAONAIR as a distribution partner for its next generation SwiftBroadband-Safety aviation service. A pre-agreement between … More ››

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SESAR DM to lead on datalink services

The SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) has been mandated by the European Commission (EC) to act as datalink services (DLS) implementation project manager. Through this mandate, the … More ››

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Eurocontrol receives datalink mandate

Eurocontrol’s 41 member countries have mandated the Brussels-based aviation agency to prepare for the deployment of the European Air/Ground Data Communication Service (EAGDCS). “A directive to … More ››

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CISCEA salutes Frequentis on 5-year ATM network partnership

CISCEA, the Commission for Implementation of the Brazilian Airspace Control System, and Frequentis are celebrating a major milestone in the nation’s ATM network modernisation programme Two … More ››

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NATS to help future-proof Luton comms 

NATS, the UK’s leading provider of air navigation services, is to design and deliver a new, bespoke voice communications system at London Luton Airport, which … More ››

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New Motorola digital radio for London Gatwick

Motorola Solutions is launching its MOTOTRBO Capacity Max system at London Gatwick airport in the south of England, alongside authorised channel partner Servicom. The state-of-the-art … More ››

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Washington Dulles datacomm goes live

Data communications are now operational at Washington Dulles International airport. “There is tremendous benefit in this change in the way pilots and air traffic controllers … More ››

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SESAR JU and European Space Agency sign agreement on air transport satellite comms

The SESAR Joint Undertaking (SESAR JU) and the European Space Agency (ESA) have signed a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) to further facilitate the development of … More ››

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