Avionics and ATC

New developments and products in avionics, specifically about aircraft electronics in the cockpit; and news, issues, personnel, equipment and developments about air traffic management.

May 5, 2010 - 7:07 AM
Hawker Beechcraft Services (HBS) today announced it has finished engineering for the Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 integrated display system (IDS) upgrade o
Dec 4, 2009 - 3:21 AM
“There will be some truth-telling,” declared new NTSB chair Deborah Hersman on Tuesday as she began her opening address at the FAA International Runway Saf
Jan 5, 2009 - 6:01 AM
As of February 1, search-and-rescue satellites will stop monitoring 121.5 MHz, one of the frequencies used by emergency locator transmitters.
Dec 30, 2008 - 10:28 AM
Without the ability to understand and accurately forecast weather, NextGen technology won’t amount to much.
Dec 30, 2008 - 5:32 AM
One of the first steps in developing the technology to automate the National Airspace System (NAS) is to coordinate and manage the data that is necessary f
Dec 30, 2008 - 5:30 AM
The focus of the NextGen Air Transportation System has largely been on the development of satellite-based navigation systems, trajectory-based operations a
Dec 30, 2008 - 4:26 AM
OnAir has signed its first executive contract and will provide its Mobile OnAir package for installation in an Airbus A319 owned by a Middle East customer.
Sep 12, 2008 - 4:44 AM
Air France and Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport on September 8 inaugurated a new terminal designed to consolidate traffic operated by the flag carrier’s thr
Aug 29, 2008 - 10:23 AM
The FAA in late July issued an emergency order of revocation to LAB Flying Service of Juneau, Alaska, effectively shutting down the 52-year-old carrier, wh
Aug 5, 2008 - 6:56 AM
Litening III targeting pods supplied by Ultra Electronics to the RAF have successfully completed their first year of service in Iraq.