Category Archives: Navigation

Airbus selected by ESA for next-gen EGNOS

Airbus has been selected by the European Space Agency (ESA) as the prime contractor to develop EGNOS V3, the next generation of the European Satellite … More ››

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Madrid to host post-Brexit Galileo support

Madrid has been selected as the support office of the Galileo security surveillance centre once Brexit has been executed, according to Spanish media reports. Representatives of the member states and the … More ››

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Honeywell to offer FANS system testing

Honeywell has launched a new Future Air Navigation System testing capability as part of its GoDirect Datalink services. The new built-in tool will give operators … More ››

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NSS aviation upgrade trial for Christchurch

A trial to bring a global aviation navigation upgrade programme to the South Island has been launched by Airways New Zealand, Board of Airline Representatives New … More ››

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GCAA to complete Middle East airspace overhaul

The General Civil Aviation Authority, GCAA, will implement one of the largest airspace changes the region has ever seen on December 7. Specifically, the date … More ››

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Lufthansa Systems expands Lido portfolio 

Lufthansa Systems is expanding its portfolio of navigation solutions with Lido/SkyData. This solution consists of ARINC 424 data and includes navigation information such as airports, … More ››

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Germany’s DFS launches airspace overhaul

German air navigation service provider DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung has launched a comprehensive national modernisation programme to optimise its airspace and navigation infrastructure. The renewal programme … More ››

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Track accuracy boost for Frankfurt departures

DFS, Lufthansa and Fraport are launching a new precision navigation system for a departure procedure With RNP-1 and radius-to-fix, the partners are elevating precision navigation … More ››

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Mongolia plans en route PBN implementation

Mongolia has developed a performance based navigation (PBN) implementation plan following the signing by its civil aviation authority of Mongolia of a Memorandum of Cooperation … More ››

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Spirent supports TREASURE GNSS project

Global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) testing solutions expert Spirent Communications is supporting the European Union TREASURE project – Training, REsearch and Applications network to Support the Ultimate Real … More ››

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