Wide Area Augmentation System

Oct 5, 2006 - 6:50 AM
Business Jet Technologies, the co-developer of the Quiet Technologies Stage 3 hush kit for the Gulfstream II/IIB, has launched avionics upgrade programs fo
Oct 5, 2006 - 6:12 AM
In a cost-cutting move, the FAA last month decommissioned 216 NDB approaches across the U.S.
Oct 3, 2006 - 11:13 AM
If there’s one thing that FAA COO Russell Chew has going for him as he faces $8.3 billion in budget losses by 2009, it’s that he has lots of people on the
Sep 21, 2006 - 5:45 AM
Universal Avionics last month said it flew its first test flight with the new “W” series flight-management system (FMS) designed for compatibility with the
Sep 21, 2006 - 5:41 AM
The FAA’s announcement last month that its GPS wide area augmentation system (WAAS) will support ILS-like 200-foot Category I approaches marks the agency’s
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Sep 19, 2006 - 12:23 PM
No GPS-based IFR approach has been designed yet for commercial or parapublic helicopter operations in Europe.
Sep 18, 2006 - 6:03 AM
Garmin introduced the GNS 430W and GNS 530W WAAS-capable navigators at the Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Convention in Palm Springs, Calif., last
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Sep 15, 2006 - 11:38 AM
The Small Aircraft Transportation System (SATS) vision of providing safe, reliable and affordable air transportation for every community in America will mo
Sep 14, 2006 - 9:18 AM
As many predicted, the House Appropriations Committee restored the nearly $1 billion that the Bush Administration stripped from the Airport Improvement Pro
Sep 13, 2006 - 10:48 AM
Cessna began function and reliability (F&R) flight-testing on the Citation Mustang early last month, the last step before gaining type certification from t