Category Archives: Navigation

New runway tech at Newcastle International

Newcastle International Airport is the first airport in the UK to achieve Category III status for the use of forward scatter meter runway visual range … More ››

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Galileo satellite set for new orbit

Europe’s fifth Galileo navigation satellite, one of two left in the wrong orbit this summer, will make a series of manoeuvres this month as a … More ››

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First Aireon flight payload delivered

Aireon’s first flight payload for the system has been delivered by Harris for integration into Iridium NEXT satellites. This is the first of 81 ADS-B … More ››

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OFNAC selects Airbus ProSky for Cap-Haïtien

Office National de L’Aviation Civile (OFNAC) will partner with Airbus ProSky to design the airspace of Cap-Haïtien International Airport. As the second phase of the … More ››

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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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