Category Archives: Corporate

Aireon, FlightAware partner to launch GlobalBeacon flight tracking tool for MH370 mandate

Aireon and FlightAware have struck a new partnership with the launch of GlobalBeacon, a solution providing airlines with 100 per cent global flight tracking. GlobalBeacon is designed to … More ››

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DFS to take corrective measures on charges

DFS’ win at Edinburgh airport from April 2018 follows news that Brussels bosses have ordered the state-owned air navigation service provider to stop overcharging its customers – despite … More ››

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Germany’s DFS wins Edinburgh ATC contract

Germany’s state-owned DFS has won the contract to become air traffic controller at Edinburgh airport from April 2018, Reuters reported on Friday. The 10-year contract … More ››

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Inmarsat signs China safety services deal

ATC Global 2016  UK satellite services business Inmarsat has signed an agreement with Beijing Marine Communication & Navigation Company (MCN) and Aviation Data Communication Corporation … More ››

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Ghana mulls decoupling ANS functions

Ghana’s transport ministry has begun looking at the possibility of decoupling the regulatory and air navigational service functions of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) … More ››

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Thales, BEST partner on Beijing ATM upgrade

ATC Global 2016 Thales through its BEST joint venture formed together with China’s development authorities is supporting the nation’s move to modernise its airspace and improve safety support capabilities, expand ATM capacity, and … More ››

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AirMap, PASSUR strike flight data deal

Drone airspace management platform AirMap and PASSUR Aerospace have partnered to integrate PASSUR’s live flight data with AirMap’s real-time traffic alert system for unmanned aircraft. … More ››

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Klintberg to head Saab Digital Solutions

Johan Klintberg has been appointed chief executive of Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions which has now actively started to market, sell, develop and operate products and services … More ››

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Argentina’s EANA to invest $121m in ANS

Argentina’s EANA has taken over full management of the nation’s air traffic service, marking a momentous step forward for the country’s civil aviation. Air traffic control had … More ››

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FLYHT looks to China for growth potential

Calgary, Canada-based FLYHT Aerospace Solutions chief executive Tom Schmutz anticipates significant growth potential stemming from a recent Chinese aviation safety move to tighten rules governing aircraft voice messaging.  In … More ››

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