Avionics http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7429/more en Ground Wisdom http://atwonline.com/avionics/ground-wisdom <div class="field-deck"> New airport technology is improving ground safety, runway layouts and ATC communications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Safety on runways and at airports is a major component of overall aviation safety.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/ground-wisdom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/ground-wisdom#comments Avionics Technology Airports & Routes ATC ATW Plus Honeywell Aerospace runway safety Thales Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:02:00 +0000 174891 at http://atwonline.com <p>Safety on runways and at airports is a major component of overall aviation safety.</p> ALPA: Mandate collision avoidance technology on UAVs http://atwonline.com/technology/alpa-mandate-collision-avoidance-technology-uavs <div class="node-body article-body">The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) is calling for Traffic Collision and Avoidance Systems (TCAS) technology to be mandated on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/alpa-mandate-collision-avoidance-technology-uavs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/alpa-mandate-collision-avoidance-technology-uavs#comments Air Traffic Control Airframes Airlines Avionics Daily News ATW On-Location Technology Air Line Pilots Association ALPA ATW Plus Congress drones FAA reauthorization Peter DeFazio safety Tim Canoll UAVs unmanned aerial vehicles unmanned aircraft Wed, 22 Jul 2015 14:22:00 +0000 173711 at http://atwonline.com <p>ALPA president Tim Canoll</p> ALPA Aircraft News-June 22, 2015 http://atwonline.com/avionics/aircraft-news-june-22-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft News-June 22, 2015</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/aircraft-news-june-22-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/aircraft-news-june-22-2015#comments Airframes Avionics Daily News Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings ATW Plus Boeing CALC China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings FLY Leasing Thales Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:16:00 +0000 170351 at http://atwonline.com Airservices expands ADS-C oceanic trials for flight tracking http://atwonline.com/technology/airservices-expands-ads-c-oceanic-trials-flight-tracking <div class="node-body article-body">Australia’s air navigation services provider (ANSP) Airservices has implemented satellite-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract (ADS-C) trials in its oceanic airspace, making the country one of the first to comply with international requirements for tracking suitably equipped flights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/airservices-expands-ads-c-oceanic-trials-flight-tracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/airservices-expands-ads-c-oceanic-trials-flight-tracking#comments Air Traffic Management Avionics Daily News Technology ADS-C Airbus BizLab Airbus ProSky AirFlight Airservices ATW Plus Australia Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Contract Flightradar24 Greg Hood Indonesia Inmarsat Malaysia Mark Rodwell New Zealand Qantas Sebastien South Africa US Virgin Australia Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:09:00 +0000 170331 at http://atwonline.com Three more airlines sign up for SITA OnAir flight tracking system http://atwonline.com/avionics/three-more-airlines-sign-sita-onair-flight-tracking-system <div class="node-body article-body">Three more airlines—Singapore Airlines, Royal Brunei and Norwegian Air Shuttle—have signed up for SITA OnAir’s flight tracking system, AIRCOM FlightTracker. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/three-more-airlines-sign-sita-onair-flight-tracking-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/three-more-airlines-sign-sita-onair-flight-tracking-system#comments Airlines Avionics IT & Distribution Daily News ACARS ADS-B AIRCOM FlightTracker ATW Plus FANS Geir Steiro Ian Dawkins IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines Norwegian Air Shuttle Oman Air Royal Brunei Singapore Airlines SITA OnAir Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:58:00 +0000 169921 at http://atwonline.com Europe approves funding for volcanic ash detection system http://atwonline.com/avionics/europe-approves-funding-volcanic-ash-detection-system <div class="node-body article-body">The European Union (EU) has approved funding for a new volcanic ash detection system for commercial aircraft developed by Israeli-based Elbit Systems and infrared and ultraviolet specialist Nicarnica. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/europe-approves-funding-volcanic-ash-detection-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/europe-approves-funding-volcanic-ash-detection-system#comments Airlines Avionics Government Affairs Daily News Technology Airborne Volcanic Object Imaging Detector ATW Plus AVOID ClearVision EasyJet Elbit Systems European Union Eurostars Eyjafjallajokull Iceland Nicarnica volcanic ash Tue, 09 Jun 2015 17:46:00 +0000 168721 at http://atwonline.com Airlines, FAA discussing ‘grace period’ for ADS-B Out rule http://atwonline.com/mro/airlines-faa-discussing-grace-period-ads-b-out-rule <div class="node-body article-body">US airlines expect that FAA will allow a five-year “grace period” for full compliance with the agency’s 2010 mandate that carriers’ aircraft be Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Out capable by Jan. 1, 2020.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/airlines-faa-discussing-grace-period-ads-b-out-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/airlines-faa-discussing-grace-period-ads-b-out-rule#comments Airlines Avionics Regulation Daily News MRO ATW On-Location A4A ADS-B ADS-B Out air traffic control Airlines for America ATW Plus Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast FAA MRO Americas NextGen UPS Airlines Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:31:00 +0000 162321 at http://atwonline.com United to change APU procedures after successful Denver test http://atwonline.com/avionics/united-change-apu-procedures-after-successful-denver-test <div class="node-body article-body">United Airlines pilots on the Airbus A320 and Boeing 737 fleets will stop starting the auxiliary power unit (APU) after arrival to save money, the carrier told pilots recently. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/united-change-apu-procedures-after-successful-denver-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/united-change-apu-procedures-after-successful-denver-test#comments Airlines Avionics Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes ACARS Airbus A320 APU ATW Plus Auxiliary Power Unit Boeing 737 Continental Airlines Denver International Airport Los Angeles International Airport merger United Airlines Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:40:00 +0000 159161 at http://atwonline.com <p>United Airlines Boeing 737-700</p> By Rob Finlayson News Digest-Feb. 5, 2015 http://atwonline.com/airlines/news-digest-feb-5-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">News Digest-Feb. 12, 2015</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/news-digest-feb-5-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/news-digest-feb-5-2015#comments Airframes Airlines Avionics Daily News Air France Air Lease Corp. APEX Airlines ATW Plus BAE Systems ICBC La Premiere Suite MGA MaviGok Aviation Nazar Norwegian Royal Brunei Airlines Spring Airlines Tarom TCAS Thomas Cook Traffic Collision and Avoidance System TUI Travel Volaris Thu, 12 Feb 2015 20:39:00 +0000 155761 at http://atwonline.com British Airways wins CAA approval to use Boeing’s ELB on 787s http://atwonline.com/avionics/british-airways-wins-caa-approval-use-boeing-s-elb-787s <div class="node-body article-body">British Airways has become the first airline to get the go-ahead to use Boeing’s Electronic Logbook (ELB) to eliminate paper technical logs on its 787 Dreamliner fleet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/british-airways-wins-caa-approval-use-boeing-s-elb-787s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/british-airways-wins-caa-approval-use-boeing-s-elb-787s#comments Airlines Avionics Daily News 787 Dreamliner ATW Plus Boeing Boeing Digital Aviation British Airways ELB electronic flight bag Electronic Logbook Per Norén Steve Frewin UK Civil Aviation Authority Ultramain Systems Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:54:00 +0000 155721 at http://atwonline.com <p>British Airways received operational approval from the UK Civil Aviation Authority for use of Boeing&rsquo;s Electronic Logbook on its 787 Dreamliner fleet.</p> Courtesy, Boeing