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


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 ››

Navtech signs long-term deal with Ryanair

Flight operations software business Navtech has signed a long-term deal with Ryanair to provide aeronautical charts and flight management system (FMS) data for use onboard … More ››

Czech ATC selects virtual IP comms solution

Rohde & Schwarz has received the exclusive contract to upgrade the radio and voice communications systems used for air traffic control at three regional airports … More ››

NATS, Indra to deploy iTEC at Prestwick

NATS has commissioned Indra to support the deployment of the iTEC system in Prestwick Center Upper Airspace to enable SESAR’s trajectory-based concept of operation to … More ››

FAA streamlines aircraft certification

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is to streamline the aircraft certification process to help the industry get products to market faster and retain competitiveness. … More ››

Park Air debuts Sapphire comms solution

Northrop Grumman’s UK-based ATM subsidiary Park Air Systems has launched a new line-up of air traffic control (ATC) communication products called Sapphire. Sapphire is a … More ››

BULATSA chief Dilov replaced by Peev: report

Bulgaria’s caretaker transport minister has replaced the chief of its air traffic control agency BULATSA late on Monday, according to Sofia news agency Novinite. Tsvetan … More ››

Europe to extend reach of satellite navigation

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and Eurocontrol have signed a new cooperation agreement to help implement European Union GNSS policies as they apply to the … More ››