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Austro Control designs Heraklion satellite navigation procedure

Austrian ANSP Austro Control’s Instrument Flight Procedure (IFP) team has successfully designed and flight tested a new RNP AR (Required Navigation Performance – Authorization Required) … More ››

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In terms of Best Equipped Best Served and AirPASS concepts, do there have to be ‘winners’ and ‘losers’ regarding equipage?

Mike Caflisch, Boeing: We prefer the label ‘Most Capable Best Served’, because the training and rating of the flight crew affects what a given flight … More ››

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Airbus ProSky to implement RNP for Drukair

Drukair Royal Bhutan Airlines, the national airline of the Kingdom of Bhutan, has signed a contract with Airbus ProSky to improve the overall safety and efficiency … More ››

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Boeing gains FAA nod for RNP AR on 787

Boeing has received FAA approval to fly Required Navigation Performance – Authorization Required (RNP AR) procedures on the 787 fleet. Operators that fly RNP AR … 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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Video: LFV perfects green connections

LFV has conducted nearly 100 green flights since December from Gothenburg Landvetter Airport to Stockholm Arlanda Airport under a new initiative called the Green Connection partnership. … More ››

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Europe’s RNP AR 0.1 debuts with Atlantic A319

Atlantic Airways has taken delivery of an Airbus A319 that will allow it to become the first airline in Europe to use one of the … More ››

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