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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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GCAS, AVTECH offer PBN expertise

The Gulf Centre for Aviation Studies (GCAS), the training arm of Abu Dhabi Airports Company, has concluded the first training programme held in the Middle … More ››

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Peru’s Green Sky achieves RNP-ILS

GE Aviation completed the world’s first Required Navigation Performance Authorisation Required (RNP AR) to Instrument Landing System (ILS) with autoland flight at Lima’s Jorge Chavez … More ››

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GE to deploy Malaysia RNP network

GE Aviation is deploying the world’s first network of ICAO Required Navigation Performance Authorization Required (RNP AR) flight paths designed by a third-party in Malaysia. … More ››

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Brazil’s Azul taps GE for RNP-AR operations

GE is supporting Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras’ (Azul) in obtaining regulatory authorisation to fly Required Navigation Performance – Authorization Required (RNP AR) flight procedures in its … More ››

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JetBlue first in RNP AR at JFK

JetBlue Airways has become the first Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-certified carrier in the United States to use new satellite-based precision approaches at New York’s John … More ››

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Etihad begins full RNP-AR in Abu Dhabi

An Airbus A330-200 from Etihad Airways has performed the first high precision and environmentally efficient RNP-AR approach to Abu Dhabi International Airport. Read ATM’s Middle … More ››

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GE, Emirates to optimise flows, reduce costs

GE Aviation has been selected by Emirates airline to deploy its airline-based flow management system for a 16-month validation at Dubai International Airport. The Emirates … More ››

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