Fifth successful launch takes Aireon global air traffic surveillance closer to full deployment

Aireon has announced the fifth successful launch and deployment of its space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) payloads, hosted by the Iridium NEXT satellite constellation. At … More ››

Airservices seeking non-terrestrial surveillance solution for Australian Flight Information Region

After investing significantly in ground based ADS-B systems over the last decade, Airservices Australia said it is now looking to deploy non-terrestrial based surveillance solutions. … More ››

Boeing HorizonX invests in Fortem Technologies to develop advanced radar systems for future unmanned aircraft

Boeing is to invest in Fortem Technologies, a Salt Lake City, Utah-based company developing advanced radar systems for unmanned and manned aircraft. Fortem Technologies offers airspace awareness … More ››

ICAO endorses space-based ADS-B surveillance

WATM2018 New space-based automatic dependent surveillance – broadcast (ADS-B) technology should eventually serve as a truly global aircraft positioning solution, redefining how seamless, modern ATM will … More ››

Hensoldt, Raytheon to deliver enhanced radar

WATM2018 Hensoldt and Raytheon are to jointly develop and market new air traffic control radar to provide commercial airports a fully integrated air surveillance radar to … More ››

Hensoldt debuts deployable ATC radar

WATM2018 Sensor house Hensoldt brings a new variant of its powerful ASR air traffic control (ATC) radar family onto the market. The new product designated “ASR-NG Deployable” is … More ››

Shetland radar to boost UK airspace defence

A new RAF radar facility reinforcing the UK’s ability to track unidentified military or civilian aircraft will be powered up ready to operate soon. Air … More ››

uAvionix completes Vektor ADS-B system tests

uAvionix Corporation – a provider of communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) solutions for manned and unmanned aircraft – has successfully completed testing of the Vektor Airport … More ››

NAVBLUE, Honeywell debut runway safety tool

Airbus flight operations subsidiary NAVBLUE and Honeywell Aerospace have unveiled their combined runway safety solution together with the Lufthansa Group. Following the tri-partite Memorandum of … More ››

ASECNA to deploy space-based ADS-B in Western, Central Africa

  Aireon announced today that it has signed a data services agreement with the Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA). ASECNA, … More ››