Category Archives: Navigation

Liping to enhance airspace safety, efficiency

Last month’s demonstration flight of required navigation procedures (RNP) AR was successfully performed at Liping Airport with an Airbus A320 aircraft belonging to China Eastern. … More ››

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RNP AR data accuracy checks automated

Garmin have teamed up with Jeppesen to launch the RNP AR NavData Service, a new tool for pilots using Required Navigation Performance – Authorization Required … More ››

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Zurich, Airbus ProSky team on lo-vis capacity

Zurich Airport is to partner with Airbus ProSky to analyze reduction of separation behind medium aircraft in Low Visibility Operations (LVO) using the most advanced … More ››

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Russian design flaw sent Galileo satellites awry

A production flaw caused the failure of the August launch of two Galileo satellites, the satellite launch company Arianespace said on Wednesday. Revealing the findings … More ››

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Globalstar demonstrates 7,000m dual-link space-based ADS-B

Globalstar and its partner, ADS-B Technologies, have completed the latest public flight demonstration showcasing their space-based ADS-B Link Augmentation System (ALAS). This test, embarking from … More ››

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Navtech signs long-term deal with Ryanair

Flight operations software business Navtech has signed a long-term deal with Ryanair to provide aeronautical charts and flight management system (FMS) data for use onboard … More ››

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Europe to extend reach of satellite navigation

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and Eurocontrol have signed a new cooperation agreement to help implement European Union GNSS policies as they apply to the … More ››

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GroupEAD works on Pacific island safety

Just a stone’s throw from Vanuatu’s tiny Lonorore Airport, on Pentecost Island, an ancient ‘’land diving” tradition is attracting worldwide interest in this remote corner … More ››

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Brussels requests Galileo satellite probe

The European Commission has requested Arianespace and the European Space Agency (ESA) to provide full details of the incident following the failure on August 22 … More ››

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Initial report details Galileo satellites glitch

A glitch during the flight phase involving the Fregat upper stage is thought to have caused the two Galileo satellites to be injected into a … More ››

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