Category Archives: Innovation

US opens test lab to streamline air travel

A new airspace technology demonstration – part of a five-year test project aimed to streamline the arrival and departure of aircraft and improve surface operations … More ››

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Seamless routes over northern Europe launch

Airspace users can from today enjoy seamless Free Route Airspace across NEFAB East (Estonia, Finland, and Latvia) and DK/SE FAB (Denmark and Sweden), enabling them … More ››

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Frequentis expands ATM networks leadership

The first MEVA Technical Management Group (TMG) meeting has taken place after Frequentis assumed responsibility for the  Pan-Caribbean network MEVA MEVA (Mejoras a los Enlaces … More ››

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SESAR showcases first crop of advanced generation of ATM technologies for European skies

The SESAR Joint Undertaking and its members have showcased the future of aviation with the delivery of a catalogue of technological and operational solutions from … More ››

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Rohde & Schwarz fields R&S ARDRONIS

Rohde & Schwarz’s new drone threat solution R&S ARDRONIS promises to identify drone control signals early, locate and even stop the aircraft. The technologies that … More ››

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NATS trials new general aviation safety beacon

NATS has successfully installed and demonstrated a new safety beacon on a crane in Newham, London in partnership with Carillion and Select Cranes. The beacon … More ››

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Frankfurt tests curved approach procedures

Lufthansa together with German air traffic control and Fraport are to jointly conduct tests of new satellite-based approach procedures at Frankfurt Airport. The aim of … More ››

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Irish complete Aireon ALERT milestone

Aireon has completed a service delivery point Factory Acceptance Test with the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA), Ireland’s air navigation service provider (ANSP). The test confirmed … More ››

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Datalink through all French upper airspace

Controllers from the five French area control centres can provide ATC instruction of frequency transfer via datalink to all equipped aircraft above FL 195 (6,000 … More ››

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GSA launches awards for Galileo Initial Services

Europe’s satellite navigation agency GSA is looking for the best ideas and applications that leverage Galileo’s Initial Services. The GSA is accepting applications for its … More ››

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