Technology http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7417/more en Raytheon to supply new GEO payload and ground uplinks for FAA WAAS http://atwonline.com/technology/raytheon-supply-new-geo-payload-and-ground-uplinks-faa-waas <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has awarded Raytheon a $103 million contract to develop a payload to be incorporated into a new geostationary satellite and two associated ground uplink stations to support its Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) in US airspace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/raytheon-supply-new-geo-payload-and-ground-uplinks-faa-waas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/raytheon-supply-new-geo-payload-and-ground-uplinks-faa-waas#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Technology FAA GEO 5 GEO 6 geostationary earth orbit (GEO) satellite Global Positioning System GPS Raytheon WAAS Wide Area Augmentation System Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:39:00 +0000 163421 at http://atwonline.com Cargo Care http://atwonline.com/airframes/cargo-care <div class="field-deck"> Boeing helps those looking for 767s that can be converted to freighters. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With cargo traffic back on an upturn, Boeing believes there is renewed demand for the 767-300ER freighter conversion program, labeled BCF. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/cargo-care" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/cargo-care#comments Airframes Technology Boeing 767-300ER Boeing 767-300ER freighter conversion freighter conversions passenger-to-freighter conversion Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:14:00 +0000 163121 at http://atwonline.com <p>Boeing 767-300ER in conversion to freighter by Bedek for Guggenheim Aviation Partners</p> Credit: IAI-Bedek Aviation Malaysia Airlines is launch customer for flight tracking system http://atwonline.com/technology/malaysia-airlines-launch-customer-flight-tracking-system <div class="node-body article-body">Malaysia Airlines will be the first airline to go live with global flight tracking technology using SITA OnAir’s AIRCOM FlightTracker this summer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/malaysia-airlines-launch-customer-flight-tracking-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/malaysia-airlines-launch-customer-flight-tracking-system#comments Airlines Daily News Technology ACARS ADS-C AIRCOM FlightTracker Ian Dawkins Malaysia Airlines SITA OnAir Wed, 15 Apr 2015 21:07:00 +0000 162581 at http://atwonline.com <p>Malaysia Airlines A330-200</p> By Rob Finlayson Inmarsat-5 F2 completes orbital deployment stages http://atwonline.com/technology/inmarsat-5-f2-completes-orbital-deployment-stages <div class="node-body article-body">Global mobile satellite communications services provider Inmarsat said its second Global Xpress (GX) satellite—Inmarsat-5 F2 (I-5 F2) launched Feb. 2—has completed its orbital deployment stages on schedule.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/inmarsat-5-f2-completes-orbital-deployment-stages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/inmarsat-5-f2-completes-orbital-deployment-stages#comments Airlines IFE Daily News Technology Global Xpress GX Aviation Inmarsat Leo Mondale Michele Franci satellite Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:51:00 +0000 162311 at http://atwonline.com Inmarsat, China sign agreement for Global Xpress service http://atwonline.com/ife/inmarsat-china-sign-agreement-global-xpress-service <div class="node-body article-body">Global mobile satellite communications services provider Inmarsat has signed four new Value Added Reseller (VAR) agreements with Beijing Marine Communication Navigation Co. (MCN), paving the way for Global Xpress in China. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/inmarsat-china-sign-agreement-global-xpress-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/inmarsat-china-sign-agreement-global-xpress-service#comments IFE Daily News Technology Beijing Marine Communication Navigation Co. China Global Xpress Inmarsat Rupert Pearce Song Zhen Mon, 06 Apr 2015 18:32:00 +0000 161451 at http://atwonline.com <p>Inmarsat CEO Rupert Pearce and MCN VP-sales and marketing Song Zhen</p> Courtesy, Inmarsat FAA changes Section 333 process to speed UAS approvals http://atwonline.com/technology/faa-changes-section-333-process-speed-uas-approvals <div class="node-body article-body">With 69 exemptions granted, but 771 petitions still in the queue at the end of March, FAA is moving to streamline its process for approving low-risk commercial unmanned-aircraft operations under Section 333 legislation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/faa-changes-section-333-process-speed-uas-approvals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/faa-changes-section-333-process-speed-uas-approvals#comments Airframes Regulation Daily News Technology ATW Plus China’s DJI FAA Michael Drobac multicopters Small UAV Coalition UAS unmanned aircraft systems Mon, 06 Apr 2015 17:21:00 +0000 161431 at http://atwonline.com Transaero is authorized to use EFB Class 2 http://atwonline.com/technology/transaero-authorized-use-efb-class-2 <div class="node-body article-body">Russia´s Transaero Airline has been authorized by Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia, to use Apple iPads as electronic flight bag (EFB) Class 2 on Boeing 747-400s.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/transaero-authorized-use-efb-class-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/transaero-authorized-use-efb-class-2#comments Airlines Daily News Technology EFB Rosaviatsia Rossiya Transaero Fri, 03 Apr 2015 15:01:00 +0000 161341 at http://atwonline.com SFO licenses technology to track Uber and Lyft drivers http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/sfo-licenses-technology-track-uber-and-lyft-drivers <div class="node-body article-body">San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is licensing a new technology that allows airports to track rideshare drivers, including ones from popular companies Uber and Lyft, to ensure they’re paying proper fees when accessing airport roadways. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/sfo-licenses-technology-track-uber-and-lyft-drivers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/sfo-licenses-technology-track-uber-and-lyft-drivers#comments Daily News Technology Airports & Routes American Association of Airport Executives ATW Plus Doug Yakel Flywheel GPS Lyft San Francisco International Airport SFO Uber Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:14:00 +0000 160171 at http://atwonline.com Abu Dhabi bans drone sale to public http://atwonline.com/technology/abu-dhabi-bans-drone-sale-public <div class="node-body article-body">A second member state of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has moved against the use of mini-UAVs because of the potential threat they pose to civil aviation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/abu-dhabi-bans-drone-sale-public" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/abu-dhabi-bans-drone-sale-public#comments Daily News Technology Abu Dhabi ATW Plus Department of Transportation Dubai FAA UAV Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:40:00 +0000 160151 at http://atwonline.com Rockwell Collins offers global airliner tracking system http://atwonline.com/technology/rockwell-collins-offers-global-airliner-tracking-system <div class="node-body article-body">Rockwell Collins is putting an airliner flight tracking service on the market via ARINC, the communications and integration specialist it acquired in 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/rockwell-collins-offers-global-airliner-tracking-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/rockwell-collins-offers-global-airliner-tracking-system#comments Daily News Technology 777 ARINC ATW Plus Boeing IATA Malaysia Airlines MH370 MultiLink Rockwell Collins tracking Mon, 09 Mar 2015 15:15:00 +0000 158361 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rockwell Collins&rsquo; ARINC MultiLink tracking service map</p> Courtesy, Rockwell Collins