Innovation


Saab to deliver & operate digital remote technology at first airport built with no traditional tower

Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions has been selected by Scandinavian Mountains Airport to both install and operate digital tower technology at what is the world’s first … More ››

ST Engineering, Surbana Jurong, CAPE plan to export next-generation smart airport capabilities

Singapore Technologies Engineering is joining forces with Surbana Jurong and Changi Airport Planners and Engineers (CAPE) to form a consortium of Singapore-based companies to participate … More ››

Gatwick to trial autonomous shuttle vehicles

Gatwick is to be first airport in the world to trial autonomous vehicles to shuttle staff across the airfield. The trial is thought to be … More ››

Going Digital

In spite of a 7.9 per cent increase in traffic, 2017 was the safest year in aviation history and during the next 15 years, we … More ››

The Vision Thing

Two Airbus teams that have been working separately on a synthetic vision system (SVS) and a primary full-format flight display (PF3D) have come together to … More ››

CAAS, Searidge Technologies to conduct Artificial Intelligence ATM research & development

WATM2018 The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and Searidge Technologies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to conduct research and development into the application … More ››

NATS, Searidge team on digital tower research

WATM2018 NATS and Searidge Technologies are to launch a UK-based digital tower research and development programme designed to improve efficiency, weather resilience and contingency operations … More ››

SESAR 2020 tests score a multiple RTwr first

Frequentis together with HungaroControl, DLR, and Selex have conducted their first successful validation campaign of the multiple remote tower concept. This project as part of … More ››

Vodafone launches IoT drone tracking trials

Vodafone has launched air traffic control drone tracking trials using 4G Internet of Things (IoT) technology to protect aircraft from catastrophic accidents as well as … More ››

Boeing unveils unmanned cargo prototype

Boeing today unveiled a new unmanned electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) cargo air vehicle (CAV) prototype that will be used to test and evolve Boeing’s autonomy technology … More ››