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2013-05-17 04:20:05

LONDON, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced that its Europe-based air traffic management systems subsidiary, in collaboration with NATS, the U.K. air traffic management services provider, has deployed an airspace communication system that will enhance air safety in the East Shetland Basin oil-producing area of the North Sea. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems was selected to supply an...

2013-01-07 12:21:10

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NATS, the United Kingdom's (UK) leading air traffic control company, has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a seven-year contract extension to continue support of air traffic management systems based at Swanwick and Prestwick control centers. Under this new extension, Lockheed Martin will also support the NATS flight data processing system. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b ) Lockheed Martin's work with NATS...

2012-07-12 02:20:38

EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y., July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NATS, the Air Navigation Service Provider at the United Kingdom's major airports, has commissioned and accepted into operational service Saab Sensis Corporation's Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) system at Edinburgh Airport (EDI). Saab Sensis, a subsidiary of the defense and security company Saab, has delivered a WAM system that is providing NATS' air traffic controllers with the precise surveillance needed for separation of flights arriving...

2012-06-28 22:20:04

FAREHAM, England, June 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Overview: - Financial results improved in 2011/12, following the price control review for 2011-2014 - Strong operational performance delivers economic and operational benefit to airlines - A growing commercial and international business NATS, the UK's leading provider of air traffic services, has today announced strong financial performance for the year to 31 March 2012. Revenue increased by GBP88...

2012-04-02 18:20:05

WHITELY, England, April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Global air traffic solutions company NATS has today announced the appointment of a Director for the Middle East. NATS, which has its headquarters in the UK and provides consultancy and air traffic solutions throughout the world, has appointed John Swift to the role of Director NATS Middle East. John will be based in Abu Dhabi. Airline and hub airport growth in the Middle East to meet capacity demands is a growth...

2012-03-20 22:20:06

WHITELEY, England, March 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today NATS, the UK's leading air traffic services provider and a global supplier of aviation solutions, released its 2012 Corporate Responsibility report which outlines NATS' commitment to driving the sustainable aviation agenda in the UK. The report, which is the third Corporate Responsibility report since 2008, chronicles the progress NATS has made since becoming the first air traffic management company in the world to...

2011-10-03 07:30:00

EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y., Oct. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NATS, the leading provider of air traffic services and solutions in the United Kingdom, received the 2011 Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) Earl F. Ward Memorial Award for their deployment of Saab AB subsidiary Saab Sensis Corporation's Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) in the North Sea. Presented at the annual ATCA conference, the Ward Award is "presented to a group for an outstanding achievement during the previous year, which has added...

2011-10-03 07:30:00

EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y., Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NATS, the Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) for the United Kingdom's major airports, has selected Saab subsidiary Saab Sensis Corporation's Wide Area Multilateration system (WAM) for the location and identification of flights in the vicinity of Edinburgh Airport. By replacing the existing Monopulse Secondary Surveillance Radar (MSSR) with WAM, NATS controllers will receive high update rate, precise surveillance at a lower lifecycle cost...

2010-12-13 12:00:00

EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sensis Corporation's Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) deployment in the North Sea off the coast of Scotland is now certified for Air Traffic Control (ATC) by the United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority. Air traffic controllers for NATS, the United Kingdom's leading air navigation services provider, are using the highly accurate WAM surveillance to enhance the safety of air traffic operations within the oil platforms' airspace by employing...

2009-03-03 15:01:00

FAIRFAX, Va., March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Era Systems Corporation, a subsidiary of SRA International, Inc. (NYSE: SRX), announced it has signed a contract to provide a comprehensive height monitoring unit (HMU) to the United Kingdom (UK) air traffic control provider NATS. Era's HMU solution will allow for a much more comprehensive audit of aircraft in UK airspace than the equipment it replaces, with improved quality of signal processing. HMUs provide precise surveillance measurements...