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A4A chief urges action on AIRR legislation

A US airline industry boss has urged legislators to take swift action on transforming the US Air Traffic Organization. Nicholas Calio, president and CEO of … More ››

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NATS tasks Lockheed Martin on SESAR systems

Lockheed Martin has been appointed by NATS to support the UK air traffic management company’s technology transformation programme over the coming years as its systems integration … More ››

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Lockheed Martin agrees to $5bn deal with Leidos

Lockheed Martin has agreed to a $5 billion deal that will separate and merge its information systems and global solutions segment with Leidos Holdings – … More ››

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Frequentis expands with Comsoft Solutions

The new Frequentis subsidiary Comsoft Solutions has acquired parts of the ATM business of Comsoft which was declared insolvent in late October. The management team … More ››

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O’Donnell to head Metron Aviation

Metron Aviation has named Dan O’Donnell as its next president. Dan was previously vice president of business development for ACSS (an L-3 Communications & Thales … More ››

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General aviation wary of foreign models for FAA

Fifteen general aviation groups are raising concerns about proposed changes to US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) funding and the air traffic control system. In a … More ››

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Leidos to merge with Lockheed’s IT businesses?

Leidos has emerged as a merger candidate for Lockheed Martin’s government information technology and services businesses, according to news agency Reuters. The reported $5 billion … More ››

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Airbus to launch on demand charter airline?

International taxi service Uber is teaming with European airframer Airbus for an on-demand helicopter service to launch at the Sundance Film Festival later this week. … More ››

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Frequentis acquires Comsoft

Frequentis is to take over the main assets and projects of ATC communications business Comsoft after its creditors voted unanimously in support of the offer. … More ››

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Avinor announces restructuring plan

Up to 80 jobs are to go in an imminnent restructuring at Norway’s air navigation services provider Avinor. The business said around 80 full-time equivalents … More ››

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