Global Positioning System

May 9, 2008 - 4:44 AM
The October announcement by Raytheon that it had won a Department of Defense contract–potentially worth $25 million–to develop next-generation anti-jamming
May 8, 2008 - 10:31 AM
While the FAA moves forward with its operational evolution plan (OEP) to increase National Airspace System capacity by the end of this decade, a major cons
May 8, 2008 - 6:37 AM
At press time, technical experts from the FAA, the U.S.
May 8, 2008 - 5:22 AM
The FAA is preparing publication of the first LPV (lateral precision with vertical guidance) approaches, a new type of precision approach procedure designe
May 8, 2008 - 5:21 AM
The Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) successfully passed a critical 60-day test that prime contractor Raytheon said proves the reliability of the signa
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 6, 2008 - 5:59 AM
Garmin has tossed its hat into the terrain awareness and warning system (TAWS) ring, announcing at EAA’s AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wis., last month that a cla