Performance Based Navigation

May 27, 2011 - 8:50 AM
A joint effort by the FAA and industry aimed at integrating airspace and deconflicting traffic flows over major metropolitan areas is making progress, acco
Dec 23, 2009 - 6:30 AM
GE Aviation acquired Naverus, the Kent, Wash.-based supplier of performance-based navigation (PBN) services.
Jan 30, 2009 - 4:53 AM
The FAA has delayed until March 12 implementation of a new low-altitude area navigation route (Rnav), T-254, in the vicinity of the Houston terminal area.
Jul 31, 2008 - 7:30 AM
The FAA has released a road map for performance-based navigation that will enable pilots to use Rnav and RNP procedures in all phases of flight in the Nati
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 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
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.
Feb 8, 2008 - 5:34 AM
The FAA has granted Honeywell approval to act as a consultant to business jet operators seeking approvals for required navigation performance special aircr
Oct 11, 2007 - 6:42 AM
The FAA has begun redesigning high-altitude airspace above FL390, and among the first beneficiaries will be Rnav- and RNP-equipped business jets that routi
Oct 3, 2007 - 11:34 AM
Starting in November, countries in Europe will start requiring operators to be approved for Precision Rnav (PRnav) if they intend to use their Rnav equipme