Category Archives: Meteorology

UK Met Office to help optimise flight ops

AVTECH, the Swedish company that develops products and services for digital ATM has partnered with the British Met Office to provide real time weather data … More ››

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Gatwick contracts bespoke MET services

The British Met Office is to provide a team of on-site meteorologists year-round at Gatwick Airport, the busiest single runway airport in the world. Under … More ››

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Jersey MET win for Systems Interface

Systems Interface has been awarded, by Ports of Jersey, the final delivery phase of Jersey Airport’s new AWOS under a technology partner framework agreement. Having … More ››

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easyJet taps Met Office for dedicated service

The British Met Office is to provide on-site meteorological services for UK low cost carrier easyJet as part of a new five year partnership. The … More ››

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Vaisala nets FAA runway safety contract

Vaisala has signed a multi-year contract with the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to deliver eighty Runway Visual Range (RVR) systems and sub-systems. These systems … More ››

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easyJet taps AVTECH for Aventus NowCast

UK low cost carrier easyJet is to implement AVTECH’s Aventus NowCast Full Flight solution. A first phase of the agreement will run in Switzerland for … More ››

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MPAR field tests herald commercial promise

M/A-COM Technology Solutions and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Lincoln Laboratory, have completed successful field tests of Multifunction Phased Array Radar technology (MPAR). The … More ››

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In The Loop

A new study has found a connection between climate and airline flight times, suggesting a feedback loop could exist between the carbon emissions of aircraft … More ››

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Carrington-L5 to provide 5-day space weather

A UK consortium is proposing an operational mission called Carrington-L5 to give a five-day warning of hazardous solar activity that could inflict severe damage on … More ››

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Air Berlin to trial Full Flight Aventus

AVTECH Sweden has struck an agreement with Air Berlin to implement its Aventus NowCast Full Flight solution for airberlin’s operations into and between Berlin, Zurich, … More ››

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