Category Archives: Navigation

GCAA trails huge Middle East airspace restructuring project

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is planning to implement one of the largest airspace changes the Middle East has ever seen. The plan which … 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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Two more Galileo satellites join constellation

Two further satellites have formally become part of Europe’s Galileo satnav system, broadcasting timing and navigation signals worldwide while also picking up distress calls across … More ››

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GBAS landing system launches at Melbourne

An aircraft landing system known as SmartPath has been activated at Melbourne Airport with the new installation being the second of its type in the … More ››

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Spirent Comms tackles GNSS interference threat

GNSS testing expert Spirent Communications has launched a solution that enables the civil aviation industry to evaluate the growing threat of interference, jamming and spoofing … More ››

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ESSP, Sligo North West sign EGNOS agreement

EGNOS services provider ESSP and Sligo North West airport in Ireland have signed an EGNOS Working Agreement (EWA) as a key step for the implementation … More ››

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