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Inmarsat triumphs in oceanic flight tracking trials

UK satellite business Inmarsat has finalised an important safety evaluation alongside Airservices Australia. The evaluation assessed improved flight tracking services on commercial airline flights operated … More ››

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Pacific receives ADS-C tracking boost

Australian, New  Zealand and US air traffic controllers have now been using existing Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract (ADS-C) technology to track aircraft across the Pacific Ocean … More ››

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Euro MPs call for action on tracking technology

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) from across the political spectrum today called for action by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) on technology that supports global … More ››

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Australia proves 14-min tracking concept

Australia has become one of the first countries in the world to comply with an international requirement to more closely track all suitably equipped flights … More ››

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Airbus ProSky launches AirFlight tracking tool

Airbus air traffic management subsidiary Airbus ProSky is partnering with Flightradar24 ahead of the 2016 ICAO requirement for flight tracking. Read Global Aircraft Tracking: The … More ››

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SwiftBroadband Safety makes maiden flight

Hawaiian Airlines has become the first commercial airline to fly with UK satellite business Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband Safety service on its Boeing 767-300 fleet, after the … More ››

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Aireon, ANZ explore Pacific operations boost

Aireon, developer of  the world’s first space-based global air traffic surveillance system, is to partner with Airways New Zealand, on investigating the potential of space-based … More ››

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Rockwell Collins teams with Hawaiian, Inmarsat on SBB safety services

Rockwell Collins’ ARINC aviation communications network is playing a central role in enabling Hawaiian Airlines’ operational evaluation of the Future Air Navigation Systems (FANS) using … More ››

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Exelis passes FAT for Aireon data processing

Exelis has achieved factory acceptance testing of the data processing and distribution ground system for Aireon’s space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) surveillance technology. … More ››

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Malaysia launches AIRCOM FlightTracker

Malaysia Airlines will be the first carrier to implement global flight tracking using SITA OnAir’s AIRCOM FlightTracker, starting this summer. The airline has already conducted … More ››

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