Category Archives: Military ATC

Swedish Nov 4 outage due to cyber attack?

Sweden suspects a hacker group linked to Russian intelligence attacked its air traffic control systems on November 4, prompting the widespread cancellation of domestic and … More ››

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GPS OCX passes first qualification test

Raytheon last week passed the first formal qualification test milestone for the U.S. Air Force’s Global Positioning System Next Generation Operational Control System. Known simply … More ››

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Osprey CSL wins military gap analysis study

Osprey CSL has secured a new contract by the UK Military Aviation Authority (MAA) for the development and provision of technical support to the MAA’s … More ››

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Osprey wins Marshall safety engineering work

Osprey CSL has been awarded a new contract by Thales to provide safety engineering support to the Marshall programme to deliver deliver modern and reliable … More ››

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Harris teams with CPqD in Brazil

Harris has teamed with Brazilian company CPqD to provide monitor and control system support for the Brazilian Air Force air traffic control network. “Harris provides … More ››

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NATS faces profit drop from industry challenges

UK air traffic control business NATS will need to achieve a 21 per cent reduction in charges by 2019 under new price-cutting targets set by … More ››

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and if all fails….just shoot the drone down

MBDA Deutschland last month used a laser effector to acquire, track, and defeat a free-flying mini drone, the first time such technology has been used … More ››

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Airservices, RAAF team on unmanned aircraft

Airservices Australia and the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) have agreed to work together to develop Heron remotely piloted Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) operations in … More ››

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Airbus airport radar passes first acceptance test

Airbus Defence and Space is to equip military airfields in Canada with some of the most powerful airport surveillance radar (ASR) technology available which will … More ››

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BAE Systems to upgrade UK defence’s Watchman radar under Marshall joint venture

BAE Systems is to upgrade four Watchman radars continuing the critical support provided to the UK Ministry of Defence for surveillance and air traffic control. … More ››

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