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FAA sets Oct 13 for normal Chicago service

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said it was working around the clock with its telecoms contractor Harris to repair equipment damaged by an arson attack … More ››

New green collaborative venture launches

Eurocontrol has launched the Collaborative Environmental Management Specification (CEM) that sets out a unique collaborative approach to managing environmental impacts at and around airports. “The CEM Specification … More ››

FAA grants UAS movie exemption

The US Federal Aviation Administration has granted regulatory exemptions to six aerial photo and video production companies, the first step to allowing the film and … More ››

Xsight’s FODetect for Seattle-Tacoma

Safety at Seattle-Tacoma’s airport runways will be improved with an advanced automated Foreign Object Debris (FOD) detection system that quickly detects foreign objects and wildlife … More ››

Aireon names Capezzuto as technology chief

Aireon LLC, developer and operator of the world’s first space-based global air traffic surveillance system, has appointed Vincent Capezzuto as chief technology oOfficer and vice … More ››

Industry mulls real-time distress tracking

Global aviation is looking at ways to broadcast automatic alerts once an aircraft goes off course through an escalating series of triggered alarms. Speaking at … More ››

Aireon launches emergency response tracking

Aireon, developer of the world’s first space-based ADS-B global air traffic surveillance system, is to develop a global emergency tracking solution that will be provided … More ››

Thales, NATS sign new UK contract

NATS, the UK’s main air navigation service provider, have chosen Thales to supply their new Safety Nets Server. The technology will be deployed at Swanwick and Prestwick Air … More ››

Airways, CAMIC launch training partnership

Airways New Zealand has launched its exclusive partnership with the Civil Aviation Management Institute of China (CAMIC) for the delivery of air traffic control short … More ››

Globalstar demonstrates 7,000m dual-link space-based ADS-B

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Globalstar and its partner, ADS-B Technologies, have completed the latest public flight demonstration showcasing their space-based ADS-B Link Augmentation System (ALAS). This test, embarking from … More ››