Air Traffic Control

Frankfurt Hit By Strike Action

February 16, 2012 1

      Strike action by about 200 apron controllers – members of the GdF trade union – at Frankfurt Airport has been extended into a second day.  Almost 300 flights are now reported to […]

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Mexico Air Navigation

February 10, 2012 0

  Mexican air navigation service provider SENEAM has selected Thales’ technology for its air navigation renovation programme for the second consecutive year, after an international call for tender. The Thales instrument landing system (ILS), associated […]

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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 […]