Exploration

Oct 31, 2008 - 10:18 AM
It’s certainly a comforting feeling, watching the avionics techs remove old black boxes from your airplane and replace them with the latest units on the ma
Jul 28, 2008 - 11:44 AM
European nations apparently have resolved their objections over budgeting of Galileo, Europe’s $4.2 billion rival to GPS.
May 15, 2008 - 5:08 AM
Europe approved funding late last month to launch full development of the Galileo satellite navigation system, which will provide the EU with an alternativ
May 7, 2008 - 5:21 AM
In late summer, Jeff Williams, manager of the FAA’s newly established required navigation performance (RNP) program office, briefed a government/industry s
May 6, 2008 - 8:56 AM
The FAA’s original plan to transition to sole-means GPS is no longer practical and some form of backup will be required for the foreseeable future, accordi
Apr 16, 2008 - 5:36 AM
Speakers from Eurocontrol and the European Space Agency last month informed attendees at a meeting of the FAA’s Satellite Operational Implementation Team (
Feb 27, 2008 - 4:58 AM
Just when many thought loran was dead, it is coming back, albeit in a different guise.
Jan 30, 2008 - 10:55 AM
When the high-altitude redesign (HAR) portion of the FAA’s national airspace redesign program begins initial implementation this year, it will signal the b
Jan 22, 2008 - 8:28 AM
Officials for Jeppesen report that the company has identified and corrected many of the irregularities in its NavData boundary data, but at press time abou
Jan 14, 2008 - 11:15 AM
While EGNOS, SBAS, GBAS and Galileo may be unfamiliar to most North American aviators, they are key elements in Europe’s determined move to a satellite air