Category Archives: Innovation

Amazon eyes UK as drone delivery testbed

US-based retail giant Amazon is to partner with the British aviation authority to trial a new delivery system that uses drones. The British Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) will allow Amazon … More ››

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GSA selects latest EGNOS funded projects

European GNSS Agency GSA is to fund 14 projects to help foster the implementation of EGNOS-based operations and LPV-200 procedures at European airports as part … More ››

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Honeywell. Airbus team on ROPS SmartPath for Lufthansa group

Lufthansa Group, Honeywell Aerospace and Airbus have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work jointly on the development of a runway safety solution combining … More ››

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World first commercial CS100 flight uses EGNOS approach at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport

The maiden flight by the Bombardier’s CS100 employed an EGNOS based LPV-200 procedure at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport on 15 July. Bombardier’s new CS100 and CS300 … More ››

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Boeing, Microsoft to advance cloud analytics

Boeing and Microsoft have an agreement to build a cloud-based platform for Boeing’s portfolio of commercial aviation analytics tools.  The two companies intend to work … More ››

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Sudan makes bold move to restructure airspace

Sudan Civil Aviation Authority, SCAA, with the support of its French partners DSNA Services and CGX AERO, are preparing major proposals to restructure Sudan’s airspace including … More ››

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Luciad set to deliver geospatial innovation

Luciad has released details on its 2016 User Conference, the premier event for geospatial professionals and developers from the aviation, defence, maritime, safety & security … More ››

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FR24, Skysense team on drone tracking

Flight tracking service Flightradar24 is planning a drone tracking service after partnering with safety solution company Skysense. “Our mission statement is to track all aircraft … More ››

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FR24 completes sat-based ADS-B tracking

Private sector network operator FlightRadar24 has completed its first space-based ADS-B flight tracking test in cooperation with GomSpace. Using the GOMX-3 satellite the Dutch business … More ››

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Inmarsat’s SBB-Safety selected by Airbus

Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) service has been selected by Airbus as a cockpit communications solution for the A320 and A330 aircraft families. In a landmark agreement, … More ››

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