Avionics http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7429/more en Australia to boost ADS-B coverage ahead of 2017 aircraft fitment mandate http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/australia-boost-ads-b-coverage-ahead-2017-aircraft-fitment-mandate <div class="node-body article-body">Australia’s air navigation services provider, Airservices Australia, will install 13 new Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) ground stations starting next year to enhance its coverage of satellite-based air traffic surveillance in Australian airspace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/australia-boost-ads-b-coverage-ahead-2017-aircraft-fitment-mandate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/australia-boost-ads-b-coverage-ahead-2017-aircraft-fitment-mandate#comments Air Traffic Management Avionics Daily News ADS-B Airservices Australia ATW Plus Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast avionics CASA Civil Aviation Safety Authority Greg Hood IFR Instrument Flight Rule Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:18:00 +0000 134211 at http://atwonline.com Transaero to use EFBs in all flight phases http://atwonline.com/avionics/transaero-use-efbs-all-flight-phases <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Transaero Airlines is set to launch electronic flight bag (EFB) Class 2, enabling the use of electronic documents on portable devices during all phases of flight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/transaero-use-efbs-all-flight-phases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/transaero-use-efbs-all-flight-phases#comments Airlines Avionics Daily News Apple iPad Air ATW Plus EFB electronic flight bag Rossiya Airlines Transaero Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:40:00 +0000 129321 at http://atwonline.com Canada’s FLYHT to provide flight data monitoring to Nigerian airline http://atwonline.com/avionics/canada-s-flyht-provide-flight-data-monitoring-nigerian-airline <div class="node-body article-body">Canada’s FLYHT Aerospace Solutions has signed a contract with an unspecified Nigerian airline for the sale and delivery of its Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS) 220 on five Boeing 737 aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/canada-s-flyht-provide-flight-data-monitoring-nigerian-airline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/canada-s-flyht-provide-flight-data-monitoring-nigerian-airline#comments Avionics Daily News ATW Plus Automatic Flight Information Reporting System Boeing 737 FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Fri, 30 May 2014 20:36:00 +0000 127271 at http://atwonline.com Australia on track for full migration to ADS-B by 2017 http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/australia-track-full-migration-ads-b-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Nearly six months since Australia mandated the use of Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B), more than 97% of domestic and international airline flights in Australian airspace above 29,000 feet (flight level 290) are being conducted using ADS-B surveillance, according to air navigation services provider Airservices Australia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/australia-track-full-migration-ads-b-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/australia-track-full-migration-ads-b-2017#comments Air Traffic Management Avionics Daily News ADS-B air navigation services Airservices Australia ATW Plus Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast CASA Civil Aviation Safety Authority IFR Instrument Flight Rules Wed, 28 May 2014 20:16:00 +0000 127031 at http://atwonline.com Huerta: Global standards for tracking aircraft necessary following MH370 http://atwonline.com/safety/huerta-global-standards-tracking-aircraft-necessary-following-mh370 <div class="node-body article-body">FAA administrator Michael Huerta said the US is “engaged with partners around the world” to develop new standards for tracking aircraft in response to the “tragic situation” involving the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (MH370).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/huerta-global-standards-tracking-aircraft-necessary-following-mh370" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/huerta-global-standards-tracking-aircraft-necessary-following-mh370#comments Avionics Daily News Safety Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus Boeing 777-200 FAA administrator flight tracking ICAO Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 MH370 Michael Huerta Tue, 13 May 2014 22:00:00 +0000 125471 at http://atwonline.com Inmarsat offers free tracking service after disappearance of MH370 http://atwonline.com/avionics/inmarsat-offers-free-tracking-service-after-disappearance-mh370 <div class="node-body article-body">Satellite operator Inmarsat has offered to establish a global aircraft tracking service over its existing satellite communications network following the loss of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/inmarsat-offers-free-tracking-service-after-disappearance-mh370" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/inmarsat-offers-free-tracking-service-after-disappearance-mh370#comments Airlines Avionics Daily News Technology ADS-C ATW Plus Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract Boeing 777-200 Inmarsat Malaysia Airlines MH370 Rupert Pearce Mon, 12 May 2014 20:30:00 +0000 125181 at http://atwonline.com Inmarsat sees potential for cabin crew panic button http://atwonline.com/safety/inmarsat-sees-potential-cabin-crew-panic-button <div class="node-body article-body">Inmarsat aviation president Miranda Mills believes there may be potential for a discrete cabin crew panic button to be activated in the event of emergencies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/inmarsat-sees-potential-cabin-crew-panic-button" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/inmarsat-sees-potential-cabin-crew-panic-button#comments Avionics Daily News Safety Trade Shows & Conferences Aircraft Interiors Expo ATW Plus cabin crew panic button Inmarsat Miranda Mills Mon, 12 May 2014 20:27:00 +0000 125321 at http://atwonline.com Airberlin uses new precision approach at Malaga Airport http://atwonline.com/avionics/airberlin-uses-new-precision-approach-malaga-airport <div class="node-body article-body">Airberlin became the first airline to use Ground Based Augmentation System (GBAS) precision approach technology in Europe at Malaga Airport last week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/airberlin-uses-new-precision-approach-malaga-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/airberlin-uses-new-precision-approach-malaga-airport#comments Airlines Avionics Daily News Airports & Routes airberlin ATW Plus Boeing 737NG Bremen Airport Deutsche Flugsicherung DFS GBAS Ground Based Augmentation System instrumentation-based landing system Malaga Airport Michail Tounas satellite-based landing Spanish Aena Group Mon, 12 May 2014 20:08:00 +0000 125231 at http://atwonline.com <p>Airberlin Boeing 737s</p> By Kurt Hofmann FAA touts completion of ADS-B network http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/faa-touts-completion-ads-b-network <div class="node-body article-body">FAA said it has completed “nationwide installation” of an Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) radio network to support its ongoing transition to the satellite-based NextGen air traffic control (ATC) system.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/faa-touts-completion-ads-b-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/faa-touts-completion-ads-b-network#comments Air Traffic Control Avionics Daily News ADS-B air traffic control air traffic management Anthony Foxx ATC ATM ATW Plus Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast FAA Michael Huerta navigation NextGen satellite Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:44:00 +0000 122281 at http://atwonline.com Rockwell Collins and CETCA launch Chinese avionics joint venture http://atwonline.com/avionics/rockwell-collins-and-cetca-launch-chinese-avionics-joint-venture <div class="node-body article-body">Rockwell Collins and China Electronics Technology Avionics Co. have launched their joint venture company, which will develop communication and navigation equipment for the COMAC C919 and other aircraft programs in China.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/rockwell-collins-and-cetca-launch-chinese-avionics-joint-venture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/rockwell-collins-and-cetca-launch-chinese-avionics-joint-venture#comments Avionics Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus CETC Avionics Co. China Electronics Technology Avionics Co. COMAC C919 joint venture Qunsheng Zuo Rockwell Collins Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:56:00 +0000 120961 at http://atwonline.com