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2014-08-01 12:21:36

ReportsnReports.com offers "Air Traffic Control Equipment Market by Product Types (Communication, Navigation, and Surveillance), Geography (North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Africa), and by Country. Forecast Analysis (2014-2020)" global research report in its store. DALLAS, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Air Traffic Control (ATC) equipment market research report categorizes the global market on the basis of product types, geography, and...

2011-06-06 10:03:00

To view the Social Media Release, click here: http://smr.newswire.ca/en/nav-canada/technology-upgrade-leads-to-safer-flight-fuel-savings OTTAWA, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - NAV CANADA Air Traffic Controllers who direct aircraft as they transit across the North Atlantic - the busiest oceanic airspace in the world - are now employing an enhanced system that makes oceanic flight safer and more efficient. The technology upgrade, along with a new initiative to improve the efficiency of...

2010-11-01 07:30:00

EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sensis Corporation's Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) system over Tasmania, Australia has passed its safety case by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and is now operational. The system uses both multilateration and Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast (ADS-B) to provide Airservices Australia with enhanced en route surveillance of air traffic across the island and down to the surface at Hobart and Launceston Airports. Sensis...

2010-07-12 09:55:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has enhanced multiple air traffic management platforms to enable the processing of data received from satellite-based navigational aids such as Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B). A key foundation of the FAA's Next Generation Air Transportation System, ADS-B enables the transition from ground-based to satellite-based air traffic control. This new infrastructure is set to give pilots, as well as...

2010-05-05 07:30:00

EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Sensis Corporation's Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) deployment at Juneau International Airport has achieved Initial Operating Capability (IOC) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The Juneau WAM system uses multilateration to provide controllers at the Anchorage Air Route Traffic Control Center (ARTCC) with high accuracy, high availability surveillance of aircraft and helicopters, enabling ATC-provided radar separation and traffic...

2009-09-23 07:30:00

EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Sensis Corporation's Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) deployment around four airports in Colorado's Rocky Mountains has achieved Initial Operating Capability (IOC) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Yampa Valley Regional, Garfield County Regional, Steamboat Springs and Craig-Moffat County Airports now have surveillance coverage through the FAA Surveillance and Broadcast Services (FAA SBS) program office and Colorado Department of...

2009-04-13 07:30:00

Surveillance Covers 250,000 Square Nautical Miles of Airspace for Enhanced Safety, Reduced Fuel-burn, Increased Capacity and Lower Emissions EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Sensis Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast (ADS-B) ground-based transceivers are now being used to track air traffic over Hudson Bay, Canada. The deployment provides NAV CANADA air traffic controllers with surveillance coverage of flights over 250,000 square nautical miles of airspace at 29,000...

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...

2008-09-26 09:00:27

Nigerian aviation industry adopts new flight regime LAGOS, Sept. 25 (Xinhua)-- Nigeria aviation industry on Wednesday joined the rest of the world towards making the nation's airspace safer as it switched over to the Reduced Vertical Separation Minimum (RVSM) system, reported the Lagos-based Guardian newspaper on Thursday. The RVSM in aviation world describes the reduction of the standard vertical separation required between aircraft flying at levels from 2,000 feet to 1,000 feet, in...


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