Air Traffic Control

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 […]

Air Traffic Control

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 […]

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Airbus’ New ATM Subsidiary

February 10, 2011 0

AIRBUS HAS launched a new subsidiary company – Airbus ProSky – which is dedicated to the development and support of modern ATM systems.  It will become the channel through which Airbus will interact and develop […]

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Skanska For Kalamazoo/Battle Creek

January 14, 2011 0

ON DECEMBER 15, 2010, Skanska USA announced that its building business unit has been selected as general contractor for the new air traffic control tower at the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport. Atlanta, Georgia-based architecture firm […]

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Wind Of Change?

December 8, 2010 0

NEWCASTLE INTERNATIONAL Airport in the north east of England is claiming to be one of the first facilities in the world to develop a Radar Blanking Strategy which could enable a number of renewable energy […]