Technology http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7417/more en Delta opens Atlanta biometric terminal http://atwonline.com/technology/delta-opens-atlanta-biometric-terminal <div class="node-body article-body">Curb-to-gate biometric facial recognition at Delta Air Lines’ Terminal F at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) became fully operational Nov. 29.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/delta-opens-atlanta-biometric-terminal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/delta-opens-atlanta-biometric-terminal#comments Daily News Technology Mon, 03 Dec 2018 17:47:00 +0000 300411 at http://atwonline.com <p>Delta Air Lines biometric kiosks</p> Delta Air Lines Boeing, SparkCognition launch unmanned airspace management JV http://atwonline.com/technology/boeing-sparkcognition-launch-unmanned-airspace-management-jv <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing and artificial-intelligence (AI) startup SparkCognition have launched SkyGrid, a joint venture (JV) that will develop an airspace management platform for unmanned aircraft and urban air mobility (UAM).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/boeing-sparkcognition-launch-unmanned-airspace-management-jv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/boeing-sparkcognition-launch-unmanned-airspace-management-jv#comments Daily News Technology Tue, 20 Nov 2018 17:45:00 +0000 299521 at http://atwonline.com US watchdog warns FAA more work needed to prevent ATC outages http://atwonline.com/technology/us-watchdog-warns-faa-more-work-needed-prevent-atc-outages <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has taken steps to resolve the causes of seven outages of its En Route Automation Modernization (ERAM) system since 2014, but the air traffic control (ATC) automation platform remains vulnerable, the US Transportation Department inspector general says in audit report released Nov. 9.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/us-watchdog-warns-faa-more-work-needed-prevent-atc-outages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/us-watchdog-warns-faa-more-work-needed-prevent-atc-outages#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Technology ATW Plus Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:53:00 +0000 298781 at http://atwonline.com US watchdog warns FAA more work needed to prevent ATC outages http://atwonline.com/technology/us-watchdog-warns-faa-more-work-needed-prevent-atc-outages-0 <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has taken steps to resolve the causes of seven outages of its En Route Automation Modernization (ERAM) system since 2014, but the air traffic control (ATC) automation platform remains vulnerable, the US Transportation Department inspector general says in audit report released Nov. 9.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/us-watchdog-warns-faa-more-work-needed-prevent-atc-outages-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/us-watchdog-warns-faa-more-work-needed-prevent-atc-outages-0#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Technology ATW Plus Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:53:00 +0000 298791 at http://atwonline.com Safety key focus area in NASA urban air mobility program http://atwonline.com/technology/safety-key-focus-area-nasa-urban-air-mobility-program <div class="node-body article-body">NASA is seeking industry on a Grand Challenge program aimed at fostering new urban air mobility (UAM) vehicle initiatives.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/safety-key-focus-area-nasa-urban-air-mobility-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/safety-key-focus-area-nasa-urban-air-mobility-program#comments Daily News Technology ATW Plus Fri, 02 Nov 2018 14:04:00 +0000 297981 at http://atwonline.com Volocopter to test eVTOL air taxi in Singapore in 2019 http://atwonline.com/technology/volocopter-test-evtol-air-taxi-singapore-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">Autonomous air taxi developer Volocopter will conduct its next set of urban flight tests in Singapore, in the second half of 2019. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/volocopter-test-evtol-air-taxi-singapore-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/volocopter-test-evtol-air-taxi-singapore-2019#comments Airframes Daily News Technology ATW Plus Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:11:00 +0000 296791 at http://atwonline.com Surveys show growing appeal of Wi-Fi and self-service http://atwonline.com/airlines/surveys-show-growing-appeal-wi-fi-and-self-service <div class="node-body article-body">Two surveys indicate how much has changed in passenger expectations for onboard Wi-Fi and receiving information digitally from airlines. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/surveys-show-growing-appeal-wi-fi-and-self-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/surveys-show-growing-appeal-wi-fi-and-self-service#comments Airlines Connected Aerospace Technology ATW Plus Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:00:00 +0000 296811 at http://atwonline.com Iridium targets Dec. 30 launch date for ‘Next’ constellation http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/iridium-targets-dec-30-launch-date-next-constellation <div class="node-body article-body">Iridium Communications is targeting Dec. 30 for the eighth and final Iridium Next launch, which would complete the new constellation of satellites supporting space-based tracking of aircraft and flight deck broadband connectivity.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/iridium-targets-dec-30-launch-date-next-constellation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/iridium-targets-dec-30-launch-date-next-constellation#comments IFE Daily News Connected Aerospace Technology ATW Plus Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:53:00 +0000 296561 at http://atwonline.com Lilium electric VTOL air-taxi service targets launch before 2025 http://atwonline.com/technology/lilium-electric-vtol-air-taxi-service-targets-launch-2025 <div class="node-body article-body">On-demand electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) air-taxi service Lilium is expecting to launch “much sooner” than its 2025 estimate and is scouting out possible downtown locations to start the service.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/lilium-electric-vtol-air-taxi-service-targets-launch-2025" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/lilium-electric-vtol-air-taxi-service-targets-launch-2025#comments Daily News ATW On-Location Technology ATW Plus Thu, 18 Oct 2018 14:30:00 +0000 296401 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of Lilium rooftop landing pad</p> Lilium TAP Express CEO: Aviation innovation too slow, expensive http://atwonline.com/technology/tap-express-ceo-aviation-innovation-too-slow-expensive <div class="node-body article-body">TAP Express CEO Valter Fernandes used the podium at MRO Europe in Amsterdam to call for action on long aviation lead times, saying the industry has lost its edge because innovation is too slow and expensive.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/tap-express-ceo-aviation-innovation-too-slow-expensive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/tap-express-ceo-aviation-innovation-too-slow-expensive#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Technology ATW Plus Tue, 16 Oct 2018 19:53:00 +0000 296231 at http://atwonline.com