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Boeing to acquire Aurora Flight Sciences to advance autonomous technology capabilities

Boeing plans to acquire Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation, a world-class innovator, developer and manufacturer of advanced aerospace platforms, under an agreement signed by the companies. … More ››

GCAA signs Bahrain air services agreement

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Kingdom of Bahrain after a successful round of negotiations aimed at … More ››

Audit launched on FAA weather and aircraft surveillance radar replacement programme

The US aviation watchdog is to launch an audit into the Federal Aviation Administration’s SENSR programme. The Spectrum Efficient National Surveillance Radar (SENSR) programme is … More ››

Kuwait, Denmark plan ANS co-operation

Kuwait’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) met recently with a high-ranking delegation from Denmark, headed by deputy head of Danish diplomatic mission in Kuwait … More ››

Lufthansa Systems expands Lido portfolio 

Lufthansa Systems is expanding its portfolio of navigation solutions with Lido/SkyData. This solution consists of ARINC 424 data and includes navigation information such as airports, … More ››

NTSB investigating collision between drone, army helicopter

The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the September 21 collision between a civilian drone and an Army UH-60 helicopter east of Staten Island, New … More ››

New simulations highlight potential for more efficient airport runway operations

Airport operations at some of Europe’s busiest airports have the potential to be made even more efficient. At least that’s what simulations hosted by NATS … More ››

FABEC partners pioneer joint ILS procurement

The two FABEC partners – DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) and Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) – are jointly procuring new instrument landing systems, which … More ››

Shuster intent on US spinoff legislation

Supporters of the controversial plan to spin off US air traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) are planning another push for a House vote … More ››

Luciad acquired by IT specialist Hexagon

Luciad, a provider of high performance geospatial situational awareness technology that supports mission critical operations has been acquired by Hexagon. “This acquisition strengthens Hexagon’s ability … More ››