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DANS strikes GCC pact with Eurocontrol

Dubai air traffic control and European air navigation safety agency Eurocontrol are linking up to advance research into wake vortex which rules how many aircraft … More ››

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SITA OnAir to pioneer aircraft connectivity

SITA and OnAir have formed SITA OnAir to help airlines realise the full potential of nose-to-tail connected aircraft solutions, regardless of fleet size, route structure … More ››

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CNN strikes UAV research deal with FAA

US media giant CNN has teamed with the United States Federal Aviation Administration to advance efforts to integrate Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) into newsgathering and … More ››

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Dutch air traffic control first to lift lid on safety

LVNL, Air Traffic Control the Netherlands, has become the world’s first air traffic control organisation to communicate its safety performance and potentially serious incidents in … More ››

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Airbus launches go-further transatlantic A320

European airframer Airbus has officially launched the re-engined A321neo with 97 tonnes Maximum Take Off Weight (MTOW) having secured the first commitment from Air Lease … More ››

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RC to develop pilot situational awareness

Rockwell Collins has joined Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) in a two-phase launch of the Aircraft Access to System-Wide Information Management (SWIM) programme that uses national … More ››

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Saab ATM selects Cambridge Pixel

Saab Sensis has selected Cambridge Pixel’s RadarView radar visualisation software to support integration and optimisation of its SR-3 Airport Surface Movement Radar (SMR). Engineers in … More ››

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Small UAS market to top $8.4bn by 2019

The Small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS) market will top US$8.4 billion by 2018 according to new research published by ABI Research. The report titled Small … More ››

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US military eyes robot pilot buddy

Aurora Flight Sciences has won a $6m contract for Phase 1 of the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Aircrew Labour In-cockpit Automation System … More ››

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Budapest 2.0 set for SESAR demonstration

The Budapest 2.0 programme will over the next two years demonstrate arrival and departure procedures in terminal approach airspace, a remote tower control solution and … More ››

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