Tag Archives: PBN

NATS designs new procedures for Sweden

NATS has delivered Sweden’s first commercial PBN APV Baro VNAV procedures under contract with the state owned Swedavia, which operates ten airports across the country. … More ››

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Iceland creates transatlantic corridor

Isavia is now providing continuous surveillance across the Atlantic with ADS-B, employing COMSOFT’s Quadrant surveillance solution ito enhance safety, accuracy and surveillance coverage of Iceland’s … More ››

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OFNAC selects Airbus ProSky for Cap-Haïtien

Office National de L’Aviation Civile (OFNAC) will partner with Airbus ProSky to design the airspace of Cap-Haïtien International Airport. As the second phase of the … More ››

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Denver debuts Jeppesen PBN arrivals

Jeppesen has teamed up with Denver International Airport, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and other stakeholders to design and deliver RNAV RNP (area navigation with … More ››

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ICAO driving momentum on global navigation

Close to 400 participants gathered at ICAO Headquarters last week for a special four-day symposium on performance-based navigation (PBN), supporting ongoing efforts by states and … More ››

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GE Aviation secures ICAO endorsement

GE Aviation has won the endorsement of UN aviation agency ICAO as a qualified instrument flight procedure design organisation. The endorsement – delivered at the … More ››


Florida hails NextGen airspace initiative

A collaborative NextGen effort will increase safety and efficiency while reducing aircraft emissions for the passengers, air traffic controllers and airlines flying into and out … More ››

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Ghana plans PBN infrastructure

GhanaWeb reports that the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority plans to establish a Performance Based Navigation (PBN) procedure for all airports in the country. According to … More ››

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Environment: What advances are being made within NextGen to support environmental goals, policies and lowered emissions/noise?

Steve Fulton, GE Aviation: As part of its RNP design process, GE incorporate noise and environmental analysis as well as airport and community coordination into … More ››

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Accelerating Benefits: How are NextGen industrialists supporting the realisation of early benefits for stakeholders?

Neil Planzer, Boeing: Boeing is helping the FAA to implement early programmes and is actively supporting the FAA’s approach to establish performance metrics – these … More ››

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