Harris to modernise Indonesian ACC

Harris Corporation has been awarded a contract to modernise critical air traffic control (ATC) communications at the Area Control Centre (ACC) in Makassar, Indonesia. Harris … More ››

Wake-based procedure boosts Dubai capacity

Dubai Air Navigation Services (DANS) has successfully implemented the innovative Approach Peak Offload (APO) procedure that has led to an increase from 33.2 to 34.8 … More ››

NASA conducts ‘out of sight’ drone tests

A team from NASA’s Ames Research Center on October 19 flew four uncrewed aircraft – commonly called drones – at Reno-Stead Airport in Reno, Nevada, … More ››

Inmarsat, SITAONAIR to team on cockpit comms

Inmarsat has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to appoint SITAONAIR as a distribution partner for its next generation SwiftBroadband-Safety aviation service. A pre-agreement between … More ››

Engility clinches $369m US contract 

The US Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Volpe National Transportation Systems Center has awarded Engility a $369 million contract to provide engineering and technical services as well … More ››

Metron introduces Harmony Horizon

Metron Aviation is introducing its latest air traffic flow management (ATFM) product, Harmony Horizon in a bid to provide improved situational awareness and increased predictability of … More ››

Satellite-based tracking on the way for NZ

Airways New Zealand has secured a supplier of ground infrastructure for its Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS–B) network, a satellite-supported system designed to replace … More ››

SESAR DM to lead on datalink services

The SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) has been mandated by the European Commission (EC) to act as datalink services (DLS) implementation project manager. Through this mandate, the … More ››

NASA plans first BVLOS drone demonstration

NASA partners will fly five unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) beyond visual line-of-sight of their operators, to test planning, tracking and alerting capabilities of NASA’s UAS … More ››

Capital Express shrinks carbon footprint

The new ‘Capital Express’ service between Singapore, Canberra and Wellington has today been unveiled as the newest addition to the Asia South Pacific Initiative to … More ››