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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 […]

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Thales Wins Zagreb Contract

September 17, 2010 0

ON MAY 27th, the Croatian air navigation service provider Croatia Control Ltd and Thales signed two contracts.  They related to the supply and installation of both primary and secondary STAR 2000/RSM 970 S radars at […]

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Garuda Selects Aircom

June 21, 2010 0

ON JUNE 9 Garuda Indonesia announced the selection of air transport communications specialist, SITA, to provide AIRCOM Datalink Services for its growing fleet of aircraft as part of its Quantum Leap modernisation plan which includes […]

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ADS-B In Mexico

March 11, 2010 0

THE US FAA has announced that air traffic controllers in Houston, Texas, have started using ADS-B for flights over the Gulf of Mexico.  An ADS-B-equipped aircraft determines its own position using a global navigation satellite […]

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NATS Appoints New CEO

February 11, 2010 0

UK AIR TRAFFIC services provider NATS has appointed Richard Deakin as its new Chief Executive. Mr Deakin, aged 45, is currently Senior Vice President at Thales Air Systems Division and will take up his new […]

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Cambridge To Provide Coventry ATS

June 12, 2009 0

At the end of April, Marshall Airport Cambridge (MAC) officially took over responsibility for the provision of Air Traffic Services at Coventry Airport in a contract which enables MAC to manage all air traffic control, […]