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Data Burst

Aimée Turner examines European efforts to salvage a crucial technological enabler of the Single European Sky and assesses the likely impact on the deployment momentum … More ››

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Inmarsat, ESA sign Iris Precursor partnership

Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband Safety service is to play an integral part in the future European air traffic management (ATM) infrastructure. Inmarsat has signed a contract with … More ››

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Inmarsat awards Iris security work to CGI

IT giant CGI has been awarded the contract by British satellite business Inmarsat to develop the safety and security of future ‘Iris Precursor’ data communications … More ››

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Space Odyssey

Managing the forecast boom in air traffic safely while driving down costs is driving Europe to adopt satellite-based data exchange. Aimée Turner examines how Europe … More ››

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Rockwell Collins expands FANS 1/A capability

Dassault Falcon 50EX, Falcon 2000 and Falcon 2000EX aircraft currently equipped with Rockwell Collins avionics and flight management system will have an upgrade path for … More ››

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Fair Exchange?

After three years of collaboration, the US and Europe are fighting to stop conflicting technology agendas from undermining the transatlantic partnership When it comes to … More ››

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EU and US reach accord on datalink

A recent ‘differing of requirements’ for datalink standardisation has now been resolved between Europe and the United States. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the … More ››

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First FANS retrofit certification achieved

Chicago Jet Group (CJG) has received the long awaited, first FANS retrofit certification. CJG worked diligently with its partners and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) … More ››

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Harris handed $150m datacomm contract

Harris Corporation has received authorisation from the Federal Aviation Administration to begin work on the seven-year, $150 million Data Communications Network Services (DCNS) element of … More ››

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SunExpress prepares for CPDLC mandate

Turkish Airlines and Lufthansas joint venture, SunExpress, will be retrofitting its entire Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft with Rockwell Collins Link 2000+ solution to comply with … More ››

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