Technology http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7417/more en FBI investigates computer security expert’s aircraft hacking claims http://atwonline.com/security/fbi-investigates-computer-security-expert-s-aircraft-hacking-claims <div class="node-body article-body">The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is investigating a computer security expert who claimed he has hacked into inflight entertainment (IFE) systems during domestic flights aboard US airlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/fbi-investigates-computer-security-expert-s-aircraft-hacking-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/fbi-investigates-computer-security-expert-s-aircraft-hacking-claims#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Security Daily News Technology Airbus Boeing cybersecurity FBI hacker inflight entertainment United Airlines Mon, 18 May 2015 21:14:00 +0000 166341 at http://atwonline.com Inmarsat delays third Global Xpress satellite http://atwonline.com/technology/inmarsat-delays-third-global-xpress-satellite <div class="node-body article-body">Global mobile satellite communications services provider Inmarsat said its Global Xpress (GX) satellite Inmarsat-5 F3 (I-5 F3)—which was scheduled to deploy at the end of the second quarter—will be delayed, following the failure of the preceding Proton Breeze M launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on May 16.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/inmarsat-delays-third-global-xpress-satellite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/inmarsat-delays-third-global-xpress-satellite#comments IFE Daily News Technology Baikonur Cosmodrome Centenario Global Xpress Inmarsat Inmarsat-5 F3 Proton Breeze M Rupert Pearce satellite Mon, 18 May 2015 20:31:00 +0000 166301 at http://atwonline.com If a third of my seat has a 25 inch pitch, shouldn’t the airline pay me an ancillary fee? http://atwonline.com/blog/if-third-my-seat-has-25-inch-pitch-shouldn-t-airline-pay-me-ancillary-fee <div class="node-body blog-body">I’m writing this blog from onboard US Airways/AA flight 595 from Phoenix to Washington National. I don’t normally get into the traveler thing or flight reviews, but this flight and my particular seat got me thinking. Let me explain.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/atw-editors-blog-0">ATW Editor&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/if-third-my-seat-has-25-inch-pitch-shouldn-t-airline-pay-me-ancillary-fee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/if-third-my-seat-has-25-inch-pitch-shouldn-t-airline-pay-me-ancillary-fee#comments Airframes Airlines Blogs Technology 737 757 A321 Airbus American Airlines Boeing Phoenix seat pitch sky interior. Spirit Airlines US Airways ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 11 May 2015 17:13:00 +0000 165421 at http://atwonline.com MD-80 UDF http://atwonline.com/blog/md-80-udf <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/MD-80%20UDF%20Demonstrator.jpg" style="width: 800px; height: 422px;" /></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/md-80-udf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/md-80-udf#comments Airframes Blogs Engines Technology Time Capsule Thu, 30 Apr 2015 20:19:00 +0000 164411 at http://atwonline.com Singapore drafts new drone law http://atwonline.com/security/singapore-drafts-new-drone-law <div class="node-body article-body">Singapore has introduced new regulations covering drone usage following a series of incidents at airports and other high-security locations worldwide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/singapore-drafts-new-drone-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/singapore-drafts-new-drone-law#comments Regulation Security Daily News Technology Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore drones Singapore CAAS Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:33:00 +0000 163831 at http://atwonline.com 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 ATW Plus 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 ATW Plus 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 ATW Plus 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 ATW Plus 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