Category Archives: Innovation

Inmarsat awards Iris security work to CGI

IT giant CGI has been awarded the contract by British satellite business Inmarsat to develop the safety and security of future ‘Iris Precursor’ data communications … More ››

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Chinese eye Honeywell, Safran electric taxi

Honeywell and Safran have teamed with China Aviation Energy & Emission Solutions to evaluate the benefits of the partners’ EGTS electric taxiing solution for Chinese … More ››

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New NZ rules proposed for unmanned aircraft

Industry will soon have its say on proposed rules governing how unmanned aircraft will operate in New Zealand airspace. Commonly known as UAVs, drones or … More ››

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BA equips with volcanic ash prototype

ZEUS, a device developed by the British Met Office and the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) to improve our understanding of atmospheric volcanic ash distribution, … More ››

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Avinor first to implement second Point Merge

Norway’s Avinor has implemented the Southern Norway Airspace Project (SNAP) with Point Merge arrival sequencing to improve capacity and flight safety in airspace in the … More ››

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Avtech, SWA go live with Aventus NowCast

AVTECH Sweden and Southwest Airlines, the largest US domestic carrier, have together recorded a significant milestone with the Aventus NowCast Descent offering across the carrier’s … More ››

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Virtual Vanguard

Conor Mullan from Think Research examines the various solutions and possible applications for remote tower technology both in Europe and further afield. A little under … More ››

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Vision On

There has been much debate about the concept of remote tower services but the Swedish experience suggests they are ready for the real world, writes … More ››

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Remote tower tech receives final green light

Saab along with the Swedish Air Navigation Service Provider (LFV), have received final operational approval from the Swedish Transport Agency for the remote operation of … More ››

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First Aireon flight payload delivered

Aireon’s first flight payload for the system has been delivered by Harris for integration into Iridium NEXT satellites. This is the first of 81 ADS-B … More ››

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