Category Archives: Innovation

DARPA’s Dragnet to monitor drones over cities

DARPA, the Pentagon’s research arm, is developing technology to provide persistent, wide-area surveillance of all unmanned aerial systems operating below 1,000 feet in crowded urban areas. … More ››

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ARTAS adds new functionality for user benefits

The upcoming ARTAS version V8B4 will provide enhanced functionality for en route, approach and a prototype for surface movement tracking. Eurocontrol and Comsoft Solutions are … More ››

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EIZO 5G Raptor display makes debut

ATC Global 2016 EIZO has launched its new Raptor SQ2825, a 28.1-inch primary control monitor with 2048 x 2048 native resolution for air traffic control (ATC) … More ››

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China’s LES developing remote tower capability

ATC Global 2016  Nanjing LES Information Technology is developing a remote tower capability as the next stage of its new integrated tower system (ITS), launched at … More ››

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Airways NZ clears Rocket Lab for launch

Rocket Lab has passed a significant milestone in its launch preparations after agreeing with Airways New Zealand how the air navigation service provider will safely … More ››

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Esbjerg signs up to EGNOS approaches

ESSP and Esbjerg airport have signed an EGNOS Working Agreement, paving the way for the operational use of EGNOS-based approach procedures in Esbjerg, Denmark. The signature … More ››

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NASA unveils new public web portal for research results

Public access to NASA-funded research data now is now just a click away, with the launch of a new agency public access portal. The creation … More ››

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Above & Beyond

Greg Murray of Aviation Advocacy mulls what Europe and the US could learn from Africa about drones Last month Amazon announced that it would be partnering up … More ››

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FAA unveils new air transport research centre

The United States’ Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has selected the University of Oklahoma and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University teams to lead the new Air Transportation Centre … More ››

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STR-SpeechTech debuts service-oriented ATIS

STR-SpeechTech has completed the development of its next generation StarCaster (Version 6) broadcasting solution that allows Automatic Terminal Information Services (ATIS) to be deployed as … More ››

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