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 ››

Aireon deployment passes midway point

Aireon announced today the successful fourth launch and deployment of its space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) payloads hosted onboard the Iridium® NEXT satellite constellation. At … More ››

SB-Safety enters United service evaluation

Global mobile satellite communications business Inmarsat and Cobham SATCOM have confirmed that SB-Safety (SB-S) has entered service evaluation on the first United Airlines Boeing B767 … More ››

ERA secures fifth Chinese project at Daxing

ERA has secured the international tender to supply and install its surveillance system at what is to be the largest airport in the world with six runways and … More ››

Eurocontrol to examine Aireon space-based ADS-B on cost, performance & network benefits

Eurocontrol experts will start analysing whether space-based surveillance makes sense in terms of both performance and cost. In its Skyway publication, the European air navigation … More ››

NAMA signs deal on space-based ADS-B

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Aireon on exploring the deployment of space-based Automatic Dependent … More ››

Nav Canada confirms faith in radar tech

Nav Canada has confirmed that over the course of the next 10 years it is planning a massive radar replacement project across the country – the … More ››

Italy’s Leonardo grows its African footprint

Leonardo has made further gains in Africa with two contracts to provide ATC systems for Somalia and Sudan. The first contract was signed in Montreal with … More ››

Cambridge Pixel radar trackers head to China

Cambridge Pixel, a developer of radar display, tracking and recording sub-systems, is supplying radar trackers, through local agent Aeroer, to the Second Institute of Civil … More ››

Audit launched on FAA weather and aircraft surveillance radar replacement programme

The US aviation watchdog is to launch an audit into the Federal Aviation Administration’s SENSR programme. The Spectrum Efficient National Surveillance Radar (SENSR) programme is … More ››