Tag Archives: ADS-B

Europe launches space-based ADS-B bid

Luxemburg’s SES TechCom has signed a long term agreement with its strategic partners German Aerospace Center (DLR)and Thales Alenia Space Germany for the joint development … More ››

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Iridium completes critical NEXT design review

Iridium has successfully completed a Critical Design Review (CDR) of the complete Iridium NEXT satellite network system, demonstrating its design is valid and on schedule  … More ››

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NAVCAN invests more in space-based venture

NAV CANADA has invested an additional US $40 million in Aireon, a joint venture with Iridium, increasing its ownership of Aireon to 18.7 per cent. … More ››

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NAVCANADA, FAA team on space ADS-B

NAV CANADA and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have signed a Declaration of Intent to collaborate on a range of technical and operational issues in … More ››

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ITT Exelis selected for Aireon data processing

ITT Exelis has been awarded a $42 million contract by Aireon to provide the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) data processing and distribution component for its … More ››

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SES Techcom to support tracking from space

SES Techcom has launched the first space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) system to monitor air traffic around the globe. The ADS-B system is … More ››

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Canada projects GHG emissions reduction

NAV CANADA, the country’s air navigation service provider, today released its annual report detailing progress in efforts to reduce the effects of aviation on the … More ››

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Europe mounts aircraft ADS-B tracking venture from space

When the European Proba-V satellite lifts off on a Vega launcher with the primary mission of observing vegetation from space, it will be carrying another … More ››

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Aireon signs data contract with NAV CANADA

Aireon, the developer of the world’s first satellite-based global air traffic surveillance system, has finalised a long-term commercial data services contract with NAV CANADA. Read … More ››

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Sagetech delivers NextGen satellite technology

Sagetech has delivered signal-processing receiver technology to Harris for satellite-based NextGen air traffic control. This technology will enable for the first time global tracking of … More ››

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