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Aireon, ATNS sign first regional commercialisation deal for Africa

Aireon and South Africa’s Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) announced today that they have signed a Regional Commercialization Agreement to jointly develop the uses … More ››

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ATNS, Namibia align on ATM technology

South Africa’s Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) has signed an important air traffic management contract with the Namibian Directorate of Civil Aviation (NDCA). In … More ››

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South Africa’s ATNS to deploy Aireon

Aireon, developer of the world’s first space-based global air traffic surveillance system, has signed a data services agreement with Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS), … More ››

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South African becomes US A330 RNP pioneer

South African Airways (SAA) has received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to operate Required Navigation Procedures – Authorisation Required (RNP AR) procedures in … More ››

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FLYHT inks AFIRS deal with African airline

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions has signed a contract for the Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS) 228 on a fleet of four A320 aircraft. The African-based … More ››

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EGNOS-Africa office opens for business

The SAFIR (Satellite navigation services for AFrIcan Region) project has opened the EGNOS-Africa Joint Programme Office (JPO). The SAFIR project is a three-year project funded … More ››

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Aireon strikes African space ADS-B deal

Aireon has signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the Agency for the Security of Aviation Navigation in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA), which provides air … More ››

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Egis, ICAD to target Middle-East, North Africa

Egis and ICAD have signed a strategic partnership to developing commercial business in the Middle East and North Africa. This partnership was signed by Cédric … More ››

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IATA gauges benefits of African shift to air service liberalisation

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has published a report setting out it sees as the considerable social and economic benefits of intra-African air service … More ››

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South Africa to implement GA accident plan

The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has developed what it calls the Cross-Functional Accident Reduction Plan (CFARP) which aims to reduce accidents in the … More ››

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