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May 7, 2008 - 6:42 AM
At press time, the FAA’s GPS local-area augmentation system (LAAS) appeared to be hanging in the balance while agency officials were attempting to determin
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 7, 2008 - 5:17 AM
After extensive industry consultation, the FAA has recently completed a document outlining its proposed strategy for transition from today’s terrestrial na
May 7, 2008 - 5:08 AM
A new computer system developed by NASA to automatically calculate the speed and distances between aircraft was scheduled for tests during overnight hours
May 7, 2008 - 5:02 AM
Navstar, the official U.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
May 5, 2008 - 5:59 AM
Too often, as their terms of office draw to a close, politicians and political appointees sign into law decisions and future commitments that many might de
May 2, 2008 - 5:38 AM
Avidyne unveiled its Entegra FMS900W WAAS-enabled GPS navcom flight management system last month at the Sun ’n’ Fly-In in Lakeland, Fla.
Apr 23, 2008 - 7:07 AM
The FAA is considering a Boeing proposal that eventually could replace 18 different kinds of instrument approaches with a single, ILS-like procedure.
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 (