Communications


US data comm faces security threat probe

A US transport watchdog is initiating an audit into information controls governing one of the cornerstone technologies of NextGen to prevent potential security threats from … More ››

Data comm now at Minneapolis-St Paul

Data Comm, the NextGen technology that enhances safety and reduces delays by improving the way air traffic controllers and pilots talk to each other, is … More ››

UK language study reveals cheating, bribery

An independent report commissioned by British aviation authorities has confirmed suspicions that many non-English native speakers who need to be proficient at the language to secure … More ››

Thales, SITAONAIR develop datalink partnership

World ATM Congress Thales and SITAONAIR have signed an agreement to develop and promote ATC data link solutions, one of the key axes of the … More ››

SATCOM savings for airlines top $3 billion

World ATM Congress Satellite communication (SATCOM) in the cockpit has saved airlines more than US$3 billion thanks to safety and efficiency benefits, according to a … More ››

COMSOFT Solutions provides AMHS gateway

The Civil Aviation Authority of Venezuela, Instituto Nacional de Aeronáutica Civil (INAC), has contracted Comsoft Solutions to deliver and install an Aeronautical Message Handling System … More ››

SITAONAIR to deliver Prague ATC comms

The Czech Republic’s air navigation service provider has appointed SITAONAIR to deliver a ‘communication gateway’ to its capital’s airport. SITAONAIR will support air-to-ground data link … More ››

Finavia selects R&S for national ATC comms

Finland’s air navigation system has awarded a contract to Rohde & Schwarz to modernise its civilian air traffic control (ATC) ground radio communications system. Finavia’s … More ››

Harris tapped for advanced Turkish ATC comms

Harris Corporation has been selected to supply a next-generation, VoIP communication system to support the Republic of Turkey’s air traffic management (ATM) services. Harris was … More ››

Frequentis to support Polish VCS after September bankruptcy of Schmid Telecom 

Austria’s Frequentis has stepped in to support the development of a Polish voice communications system following the bankruptcy last year of Schmid Telecom. Polish business … More ››