Instrument approach

Oct 23, 2006 - 10:09 AM
People tend to think of NASA’s Small Aircraft Transportation System (SATS) project as a far-fetched plan to put an airplane in every garage and turn the sk
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Oct 23, 2006 - 9:56 AM
Head-up display (HUD) manufacturers have carved a respectable niche for themselves in the business aviation realm in the last decade or so, but if the mark
Oct 18, 2006 - 8:02 AM
The FAA has implemented performance- based navigation in the form of standard instrument departures (SIDs), en route Q and T routes, standard arrival route
Oct 18, 2006 - 6:00 AM
Pulling into position for takeoff or passing the final approach fix for landing, especially at a mountain airport, presents many challenges.
Oct 17, 2006 - 11:24 AM
About a year ago, ARG/US took the wraps off its plans for developing a “virtual copilot.” Dubbed SPX, the program is intended, in the words of ARG/US execu
Oct 11, 2006 - 7:43 AM
The FAA is expected to announce a major ILS contract award within the next 90 days, according to agency insiders.
Oct 5, 2006 - 6:17 AM
The possibility of business jets and airliners making autonomous low-visibility approaches and landings to airports without an ILS has moved closer to real
Sep 27, 2006 - 12:47 PM
Landings to below Cat I and II ILS minimums have been possible for more than three decades, but the price of admission until recently has been autoland cer
Sep 26, 2006 - 2:50 PM
Head-up displays (HUDs) provide pilots with an array of flight-related information, when and where they need it most.
Sep 22, 2006 - 5:49 AM
The family of flight attendant Kristi Dunn, killed in the Nov.