Global Positioning System

Jan 30, 2007 - 6:43 AM
With the triple- and sometimes quadruple-redundant electrical systems in the most modern business jets, carrying a backup battery-powered handheld radio or
Jan 30, 2007 - 5:13 AM
After 10 frustrating years of technical delays, escalating costs and contractor changes, the FAA’s GPS wide area augmentation system (WAAS) is approaching
Jan 29, 2007 - 5:50 AM
Until the start of the new millennium, the business of monitoring helicopters as they flew over inhospitable expanses of land or water could be a haphazard
Jan 24, 2007 - 7:08 AM
Few navigation systems have experienced the ups and downs of loran as they sought recognition.
Jan 19, 2007 - 9:28 AM
Federal agencies on January 8 issued a notice asking for the public’s help to decide if there is a need to continue to operate or invest in the loran-C rad
Dec 8, 2006 - 4:42 AM
Like the proverbial cat with nine lives, loran has once more rebounded from attempts on its life.
Nov 9, 2006 - 5:40 AM
GPS Satellite SVN-15 will celebrate its 16th birthday in space this month, and by next spring it will have circled the earth 12,000 times (roughly twice a
Nov 3, 2006 - 5:00 AM
Effective January 5, when filing an FAA flight plan (with the exception of filing through DUATS and flight service stations), RVSM-compliant operators are
Nov 3, 2006 - 4:05 AM
Since it was disclosed late last month that President Bush has directed the Department of Defense to draw up plans for temporarily disabling the
Nov 1, 2006 - 4:47 AM
Flight Display Systems continued its push to gain entry into the large-aircraft market with its presence at the Latin American Business Aviation Conference