Category Archives: Military ATC

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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Belgium mulls full merger of civil/military ATC

Belgian air traffic control has confirmed it is in talks with the air arm of the Belgian Armed Forces over forging far closer operational links  … More ››

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MIDCAS hails RPAS integration progress

The MIDCAS (Mid Air Collision Avoidance System) consortium together with the European Defence Agency (EDA) have now completed flight test and simulation campaigns conducted as … More ››

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Brussels retracts report on Baltic incidents

European news service Euractiv.com is reporting that the European Commission has retracted a press release detailing a European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) study on incidents … More ››

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NATS secures QinetiQ contract renewal

UK based air traffic services provider NATS has been awarded a seven year contract extension to continue its work with QinetiQ, the defence technology company … More ››

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