Category Archives: Military ATC

Unmanned airport secures prime contract

West Wales Airport has secured a two year contract from the British Defence Ministry (MoD) for the continued supply of its specialised airfield services and … More ››

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MH370 response reveals surveillance status

The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has raised questions about the way civil and military surveillance systems that exist in South East Asia can … More ››

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Airbus delivers air traffic control network to German Air Force

The Airbus Defence and Space business line Electronics has delivered the worldwide first air traffic control network based on the latest Eurocontrol standard Mode S … More ››

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Malaysia admits to needing better surveillance

Malaysia’s acting transport minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein admits there is a need to strengthen the nation’s military assets, following the disappearance of Malaysia … More ››

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China military central to airspace reform

China’s Xinhua state press agency reports that Air Force officials will retain significant oversight of low altitude airspace. On the Ministry of Defence website, Air … More ››

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Iraq prepares to upgrade ATC

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress today of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Iraq for Air Traffic Control and Landing Systems and … More ››

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US Army selects Saab WAM system

Saab has been selected by the U.S. Army to supply a Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) system at Joint Base Lewis – McChord (JBLM), Fort Lewis, … More ››

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New surveillance system for RN carriers

Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers will get helicopter-borne early warning systems 18 months earlier than planned, saving £22 million. Using high-power radar to provide long-range … More ››

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USAF extends NG’s GPS-challenged work

Northrop Grumman has won a phase three navigation system related contract from the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory to continue improving geo-registration accuracy for positioning … More ››

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French civil-military co-operation heads north

Civil and military controllers in France have put a new more effective real-time civil-military coordination system through its paces. Called a Military Coordination and Control … More ››

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