Category Archives: Navigation

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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Arianespace confirms Galileo satellites are in wrong orbit

The fifth and sixth satellites that form part of Europe’s Galileo navigation system have been launched into the wrong orbit The European Space Agency (ESA) … More ››

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All Systems G-alile-O?

The launch of the first two full-capability satellites was meant to mark the latest milestone for Galileo, Europe’s satellite navigation programme as a step towards … More ››

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Airbus Prosky, Avianca team on El Salvador

Avianca’s successful two hour demonstration flight on , August 2 showcased the implementation of Required Navigation Performance arrivals and approaches at Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero … More ››

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NASA transfers NextGen technology

NextGen software technology that will allow air traffic controllers to maximize the benefits of Performance Based Navigation (PBN) procedures on the approach to the runway … More ››

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