Pilots warn of potential for drone to cause aircraft disaster, after London Gatwick airport incident

A drone flying close to aircraft at Gatwick causing flying to stop twice has prompted the UK pilots’ association to renew calls for better regulation … More ››

ADB SAFEGATE lights up Ghana runway

Istanbul Ghana Airport Company (GACL) has chosen ADB SAFEGATE to upgrade the Tamale Airport with efficient CAT II LED airfield ground lighting (AGL). The airport … More ››

Bergamo to benefit from A-CDM measures

Bergamo-Orio al Serio airport manager SACBO and Italian air navigation service provider ENAV have signed a deal to begin an A-CDM (Airport Collaborative Decision Making) programme … More ››

LHR refining steeper 3.2 degree approach

London Heathrow airport is conducting a second trial of a slightly steeper approach angle for aircraft landing – one of 10 practical steps it is … More ››

Cuban VNIIRA-OVD surveillance makes debut

A new Russian surveillance system has gone into operation in the Cuban capital’s Jose Marti International Airport, its manufacturer VNIIRA-OVD has told news agency TASS. “VNIIRA-OVD, … More ››

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 ››

InFlight Labs touts autonomous tracking first

InFlight Labs has developed the first autonomous distressed aircraft tracking system that communicates via a satellite-to-aircraft link that is activated by ATC. The tamper-proof Smart GADSS system continuously tracks the … More ››

ESSP, Sligo North West sign EGNOS agreement

EGNOS services provider ESSP and Sligo North West airport in Ireland have signed an EGNOS Working Agreement (EWA) as a key step for the implementation … More ››

Scottish Highlands, Islands mull remote ATC

The air navigation service provider responsible for the Highlands and Islands of Scotland is considering remote tower services at all eleven airports in addition to … More ››

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 ››