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Woodrow Bellamy III | November 16 2019 2:59 pm

Nokia, Sirti to Deploy ENET-2 Upgrade for Italy’s Air Traffic Network

ENAV, the air navigation service provider (ANSP) for Italy's air traffic control (ATC) system has established a new partnership where ...
Woodrow Bellamy III | October 31 2019 7:01 pm

Inmarsat Aviation VP Talks Growth in Business Aviation, Future Roadmap and Arctic Routes

Inmarsat plans to launch eight new satellites by 2023 as part of its future roadmap in a strategic move that will see its support of in-flight ...
Annamarie Nyirady | October 28 2019 6:04 am

Gogo Reveals Partners for 5G Network and Onboard Systems

Gogo revealed three strategic partners – Cisco, Airspace, and First RF – which will play key roles in Gogo's development of its ...
Woodrow Bellamy III | October 18 2019 6:01 pm

Can IATA’s Crowd Sourcing Tool Help Airlines Avoid Turbulence?

The International Air Transportation Association (IATA) is a few months away from transitioning from the initial pilot phase for its Turbulence Aware ...
Brian Garrett-Glaser | October 8 2019 11:25 pm

With Urban Air Mobility Coming into Focus, Two Companies Present Alternative Visions

As a number of companies including Boeing, Bell Flight, Volocopter and Sabrewing (among others) are developing electric vertical takeoff and landing ( ...
Woodrow Bellamy III | October 4 2019 4:59 pm

Inmarsat to Start Second Phase Flight Trials of Iris Program in 2020

Inmarsat signed a contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) for the second phase of the Iris air traffic modernization program, which will ...

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Woodrow Bellamy III | September 21 2019 6:48 pm

Panasonic Avionics Preparing for XTS in Asia, Transitioning Airlines to New Modem

Panasonic Avionics has installed its third generation modem on 1,100 aircraft and is preparing to support a promised generational leap in in-flight ...
Brian Garrett-Glaser | September 18 2019 2:44 pm

Defining the Technical Challenges for eVTOLs and On-Demand Air Mobility

At a three-day workshop hosted by the Vertical Flight Society (VFS) in Washington, D.C., stakeholders in the broader electric vertical takeoff and ...
Brian Garrett-Glaser | September 17 2019 5:12 pm

PODCAST: VistaJet's Nick van der Meer on Launching LuxStream

On the latest episode of the Global Connected Aircraft Podcast, I spoke with VistaJet Chief Operating Officer Nick Van der Meer. VistaJet will be ...
Woodrow Bellamy III | September 13 2019 6:04 pm

Carlisle Ready to Cool Electronically Steered Antennas for NextGen Satellites

LOS ANGELES - Carlisle Interconnect Technologies (CIT) and Ball Aerospace signed a memorandum of understanding at the 2019 Airline Passenger ...
Brian Garrett-Glaser | September 10 2019 3:40 pm

Flirtey Wants to Enable Ten Minute Commercial Drone Deliveries

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Drone delivery startup Flirtey is enabling rapid point-to-point drone delivery using a new commercial drone, a portable ...
Woodrow Bellamy III | September 6 2019 3:10 pm

Singapore Airlines to Have Fleet Fully Connected by 2021

Over the next two years, Singapore Airlines will look to install in-flight connectivity technology supplied by Panasonic and SITAONAIR, while also ...
Woodrow Bellamy III | September 3 2019 5:12 pm

Thales Becomes Latest Iridium Certus Aviation Service Provider

Thales has become the newest Iridium Certus aviation service provider, giving the French avionics manufacturer the ability to provide both the next ...
Woodrow Bellamy III | September 1 2019 12:00 am

Next-Gen Antennas for Next-Gen Satellites

There are a plethora of research and development efforts under way right now among in-flight connectivity antenna makers. The majority of them are ...
Brian Garrett-Glaser | August 30 2019 7:12 pm

NASA Launches Urban Air Mobility Grand Challenge Program

With NASA's four-year testing program on unmanned aircraft integration drawing to a close, the agency held a kickoff call with industry to begin ...
Brian Garrett-Glaser | August 30 2019 3:21 pm

BAE Systems Moves Into the Aircraft Electrification Market

BAE Systems is moving into the aircraft electrification market, preparing to offer a suite of products to be used on platforms ranging from regional ...
Woodrow Bellamy III | August 16 2019 3:28 pm

Airbus A220 Gets New Iridium Satcom Option

Under a new agreement between L3Harris Technologies and Airbus, the A220 has a new line-fit satellite communications option, the Automated Flight ...
Nick Zazulia | July 9 2019 2:58 pm

BAE Building Machine-Learning Tool Under DARPA Contract

DARPA has tapped BAE Systems to produce a new machine learning-powered tool that allows for the rapid deciphering of unique radio frequency signals, ...

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