Category Archives: Safety

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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Laptop ban holds ‘potential for catastrophe’

Proposed new US rules restricting personal electronic devices (PEDs) on board aircraft between Europe and the US may have a dangerous knock-on effect for other … More ››

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Europe must set realistic goals:ATCEUC

Several European air navigation service providers are facing serious controller staffing problems due to Single Sky cost reduction measures. The issue was raised by European … More ››

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EASA proposes rules for safe drone operations

Europe aviation officials have tabled proposals that will require any drone weighing more than 250g to be remotely identifiable with those over 900g to be … More ››

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ADB SAFEGATE to create intelligent airfield at world’s largest airport in Istanbul

ADB SAFEGATE has been selected to conduct an AGL design review on Istanbul’s new airport and install its intelligent airfield solutions including intelligent LED ground … More ››

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FAA studies on drone collision risk continue

US studies by a consortium of leading universities have made a start toward better understanding the risks of allowing small unmanned aircraft – or drones … More ››

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ESA urges action on space flight sustainability

With more than 750 000 pieces of dangerous debris now orbiting Earth, the urgent need for coordinated international action to ensure the long-term sustainability of … More ››

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Space Trash

The seventh European conference on space debris which takes place in Darmstadt from 18 to 21 April will discuss the emergence of microsatellites, megaconstellations and … More ››

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Dutch safety probe urges more collaboration

An investigation by Dutch aviation safety officials found that all aviation stakeholders need to work closer together to maintain high safety levels at the international airport. … More ››

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EASA and aviation partners launch Data4Safety

An aviation safety partnership called Data4Safety headed by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has been launched to gather key players from the industry community to … More ››

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