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Work Begins on San Diego Facility

February 10, 2012 0

Pile driving is due to begin soon for the construction of a receiving and distribution centre on the north side of San Diego’s Lindbergh Field, at the base of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) air […]

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SELEX Wins ATM Contract

January 10, 2012 0

Air Traffic Management (ATM) solutions provider SELEX Systems Integration Ltd has won a contract to provide two 1118A Distance Measuring Equipment (DME) to Highlands & Islands Airports Ltd. Inverness and Kirkwall airports will be the […]

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Protest as Plymouth City Airport Closes

December 23, 2011 0

A group of over 50 pro-airport protesters gathered at Plymouth City Airport in Devon, UK, today to mark the closure of the facility they had fought to save. Earlier this year its operator, the Sutton […]

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Airport’s control tower breaks new ground

December 12, 2011 0

THE FIRST section of ground has been broken in preparation for Manchester Airport’s new Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower.  To capture the construction from start to finish, a time-lapse camera has been installed to show […]

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Airport’s control tower breaks new ground

December 1, 2011 2

The first section of ground has been broken in preparation for Manchester Airport’s new Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower.  To capture the construction from start to finish, a time-lapse camera has been installed to show […]

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2m Daily Messages for SITA

July 28, 2011 0

Air transport communications specialist SITA has announced that it is now processing two million messages a day for over 10,000 user aircraft, airline operation centres, air traffic control, and aircraft and engine manufacturers. Standard cockpit […]

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Airbus to Acquire Metron Aviation

July 27, 2011 0

Airbus has entered an agreement to acquire Metron Aviation, a provider of advanced Air Traffic Management (ATM) products and services for the global aviation industry. The acquisition, which is subject to regulatory approvals, will help […]

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Raytheon ties up Romanian deal

July 22, 2011 0

ROMANIAN AIR Traffic Services Administration, ROMATSA has selected Raytheon UK as the preferred bidder to supply Mode S Monopulse Secondary Surveillance Radar (MSSR) systems. The contract will involve Raytheon providing Condor Series 300 systems to […]

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NATS Profit After Decade as PPP

July 21, 2011 0

After ten years of being the world’s first part-privatised provider (PPP) of air navigation services, NATS has reported making a profit for the financial year ending March 31, 2011.  NATS Holdings Limited (NHL) and its […]

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Raytheon ties up Romanian deal

July 21, 2011 0

ROMANIAN AIR Traffic Services Administration, ROMATSA, has selected Raytheon UK as the preferred bidder to supply Mode S Monopulse Secondary Surveillance Radar (MSSR) systems.  The contract will involve Raytheon providing Condor Series 300 systems to […]