Wide Area Augmentation System

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Jun 5, 2007 - 7:01 AM
A solar flare 10 times stronger than anything researchers had previously observed or predicted surprised scientists last December, not only because of its
Apr 30, 2007 - 11:38 AM
The obstacle clearance panel (OCP), a group of experts in the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), is designing more suitable IFR procedures f
Apr 30, 2007 - 7:16 AM
Cessna last month was close to certifying a software update for the Citation Mustang’s G1000 avionics system after avionics maker Garmin in February uncove
Mar 30, 2007 - 1:07 PM
After a journey to the Far East that took them to Singapore, China and Japan, FAA brass returned home carrying amended bilateral aviation safety agreements
Mar 28, 2007 - 10:11 AM
The $328 billion omnibus spending bill passed by Congress to fund most federal agencies for the remainder of fiscal year 2004 (until September 30) failed t
Mar 16, 2007 - 9:02 AM
After more than 15 years and $200 million in development effort, the FAA in late January canceled further expenditures on the GPS Category I local-area aug
Mar 7, 2007 - 12:33 PM
In a statement that surprised Western observers, China announced late last year that it will launch its own 35-satellite, GPS-like global navigation system
Feb 6, 2007 - 4:07 AM
In an effort to build on the promise of the GPS wide-area augmentation system (WAAS), the FAA has amended a $200 million contract with Raytheon to deploy n
Feb 5, 2007 - 8:20 AM
If all goes well with a new $250,000-per-year research program the FAA is launching next month, pilots flying specially equipped rotorcraft will be able to
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:42 AM
The French civil aviation authority, DGAC, has published the first GNSS nonprecision approach procedure for a French airport and is working toward introduc