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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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Europe helping build consensus on future GNSS

European aviation safety chiefs have drafted a blueprint which will help develop a framework for more robust satellite navigation operations that employ a multi constellation … More ››

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Brazil to assist Argentina in PBN design

Brazil’s Departamento de Controle do Espaco Aereo (DECEA) is to support Argentina in upgrading its air navigation procedures and restructuring its neighbour’s airspace. The project … More ››

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Bremen makes SBAS history for Germany

A passenger aircraft has landed in Germany using a new satellite-based precision approach procedure without the aid of a conventional ground-based navigation infrastructure. Bremen airport, … More ››

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Establishment Figure

“It’s just a win, win, win across the board.” That’s how Stephen Martin, a support manager at Denver’s Terminal Radar Approach Control Facility, describes the … More ››

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Brussels mulling radio navigation safety plan

Thousands of people throughout Europe are using GPS jammers that could stop tracking systems from working – including safety critical navigation systems used by modern … More ››

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Nigerian ILS to help scale weather hurdle

Nigeria’s federal government has launched plans to deploy new Instrument Landing Systems (ILS) in at least eleven airports nationwide. The equipment, valued at several millions … More ››

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Brazil, US link on low latitude GBAS research

The development of a low-latitude ionospheric risk model for Ground-Based Augmentation System (GBAS) Augmentation Systems was the subject of an international meeting held earlier this … More ››

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ANZ launches Aeropath aeronautical services

Airways New Zealand has launched a new aeronautical services company called Aeropath. Aeropath provides aeronautical services with a focus on assisting aviation organisations to make … More ››

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Collaborative 2nd-gen SBAS research launches

Geoscience Australia and Lockheed Martin have entered into a collaborative research project to show how augmenting signals from multiple Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) constellations can … More ››

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