Honeywell Aerospace and Sensis Corp. are carrying out a technology demonstration that combines Sensis's Airport Surface Detection Equipment Model X ground-based system with Honeywell's Mode S and TCAS avionics. The result is that ASDE-X aural conflict alerts provided to air traffic controllers also are transmitted at "virtually the same instant" to the cockpit(s) of affected aircraft, according to officials. The companies have conducted tests of the technology at US FAA's ASDE-X facility at ...

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