FAA Cracks Down on Erroneous ADSB Codes

If you are one of many pilots who have stayed ahead of the mandate to install ADSB-Out equipment in your airplane before January 1, 2020, you might want to make sure that the transponder codes in the system are correct. The FAA is cracking down on what is called non-performing equipment (NPE) …

Gary Jet Center Opens Avionics Shop, Becomes Garmin® Dealer

As an authorized Garmin dealer, Gary Jet Center’s avionics team will be utilizing the latest test equipment to provide a variety of avionics upgrades, modifications and completions. From simple installation to a full glass cockpit upgrade, including the mandated ADSB solutions, Gary Jet Center is thrilled …

Pentagon, FAA Lag In Agreement On ADSB Out

The Defense Department and the FAA are negotiating a memorandum of agreement to accommodate military aircraft that will not make the January 2020 mandate to have avionics installed for automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADSB) “Out” position reporting. As of late last year, the …

Deadline Nears For ADSB Rebate

Aircraft owners who have gone through the process of upgrading for ADSB, and applied for the FAA’s $500 rebate, must submit all their paperwork by Feb. 15 to complete their claim. After the equipment is installed, the aircraft must be flown in ADSB-controlled airspace before receiving the rebate.

Bad ADSB Codes a No-Go, Per FAA

Though improperly configured ADS-Bs broadcasting improper hexadecimal codes like 000000 or FFFFFF are nothing new, as of Jan. 2, the FAA has started actively blocking them. The FAA said that, on average, there is a flight per day in the national airspace using one of these codes, despite the fact …

THAI flight from Hong Kong skids off Phuket runway, incident under investigation

The incident, although under investigation, is not being treated as a critical failure, with no injuries reported. The aircraft sustained minor damage and was back in service within hours, the report added. “According to ADSB data the aircraft departed Phuket for Bangkok (Thailand) as flight TG-208 about 2 …

China flies with ADSB In

The ADSB In test flight demonstrated the Airbus A321’s ability to receive flight information system-broadcast (FIS-B), traffic information system-broadcast (TIS-B) data, and direct communications from other ADSBequipped aircraft. This first step accounts for one half of ADSB communications—the other …

Last day to claim ADSB rebate nears

ADSB uses GPS satellites instead of ground-based radar to determine aircraft location, and is a key technology behind the FAA’s Next Generation Air Traffic Control System. The FAA has mandated ADSB Out equipage after Jan. 1, 2020, for flight in airspace where a transponder is required today.

Pentagon, FAA Lag In Agreement On ADSB Out

The Defense Department and the FAA are negotiating a memorandum of agreement to accommodate military aircraft that will not make the January 2020 mandate to have avionics installed for automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADSB) “Out” position reporting. As of late last year, the …

FAA, Pentagon Lag In Addressing ADSB Risks, GAO Says

FAA and the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) have not approved any fixes to address security and operational risks to military aircraft associated with transmitting their position by Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADSB) Out technology, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)

GAO: Pentagon And FAA Lag In Addressing ADSB Risks

In a report to Congress this month, the GAO said an agreement the agencies are negotiating focuses on equipping military aircraft to comply with the … You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access “GAO: Pentagon And FAA Lag In …

GAO: Pentagon, FAA Lag In Addressing ADSB Risks

FAA and the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) have not approved any fixes to address security and operational risks to military aircraft associated with transmitting their position by Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADSB) Out technology, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)

FAA: US ADSB Mandate Applies to Foreign Operators

The Jan. 1, 2020 effective date requiring ADSB Out for operating in certain U.S. airspace applies to foreign-registered aircraft as well as N-numbered aircraft, the FAA stressed in its latest edition of FAA SatNav News. In addition, the agency said, ADSB Out equipment on non-U.S.-registered aircraft must …

Report: ADSB is a Cyber Risk to US Military Aircraft

U.S. Defense Department officials have yet to address known cybersecurity risks associated with a military aircraft tracking tool and have only two years before the system must be fully integrated, according to a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report published Jan. 18. The ADSB Out tracking …

STAR Gazing At KGYY: Improving Arrival Safety And Efficiency

… from voice to digital communication, and from point-to-point data to fully integrated information management. This massive modernization effort, known as NextGen, is introducing a new aviation lexicon including ERAM, ADSB Out and In, Data Comm, CPDLC, PBN and RNP and ultimately will impact …

BendixKing Receives STC for AeroVue Flight Deck

The system also meets ADSB Out requirements. “We are excited to bring the same quality and sophistication of Honeywell’s Primus Epic and Primus Apex integrated flight decks to King Air B200 customers,” said David Steinhoff, senior product manager at BendixKing. “AeroVue provides our customers …

ForeFlight Founder Talks App Growth in Cockpits

Since ForeFlight launched in 2007 on the eve of the iPhone revolution, the company’s star has continued to rise, and today, it is the aviation industry’s undisputed go-to app for situational awareness in the cockpit. From the beginning, co-founders Tyson Weihs and Jason Miller have had their share of …

German MRO Now Offers CJ Series ADSB Solution

Atlas Air Service also expects to obtain FAA approval for the CitationJet ADSB Out upgrade, said chief technology officer Gregor Bremer, adding the first client jets have already been equipped. The ADSB Out upgrade is available at the company’s Bremen, Paderborn, and Augsburg facilities. Atlas also …

Flying Colours ramping up team, STCs and equipment for ADSB installations

During this week’s NBAA Regional Forum in West Palm Beach, Fla., Flying Colours Corp. (Booth #119) will be promoting its ADSB Out services in support of the industry’s preparation for the Jan. 1, 2020 mandate. Flying Colours Corp. is ramping up for increased ADSB Out and avionics installations.

Flying Colours ramps-up team to support ADSB installations

It already holds approval from the FAA, TCCA and EASA, to install the ADSB OUT solution on the Bombardier Challenger 604/605 airframes, and has installed the solution on more than 20 aircraft of these types across North America, and sold the STC for installation by other completion centres on an …

Aireon Details the Effectiveness of New Satellites

The first test aircraft departed Atlantic City International Airport and flew through New York Oceanic Airspace (KZWY), broadcasting the aircraft identification, position, velocity and altitude every 0.5 seconds. During the second test, NAV CANADA, operating a Bombardier jet specially equipped with ADSB …

The Bottom Line: We all started in the same place

The fear in privatization is resources being diverted away from smaller general aviation airports, and smaller commercial air carriers. Harrison stated, “less than 20% of airlines fleet has been upgraded to take advantage of ADSB efficiencies. 1%” of airlines are capable of using it, versus 80% of the ..

Global air traffic will be tracked ‘everywhere’ – Aireon

ADSB however automatically beams pertinent flight data from planes to receivers on the ground twice per second. In other words, the aircraft’s computers automatically and continuously communicate with controllers on the ground, providing an unprecedented degree of real time surveillance.

Aireon’s Space-Based ADSB Successfully Tested with FAA

Aireon’s Space-Based ADSB Successfully Tested with FAA – Satellite Today

BendixKing: AeroVue Flight Deck Certified

After a long certification process, BendixKing has earned STC (supplemental type certificate) approval for the AeroVue integrated flight deck on Beech King Air B200 models. The AeroVue integrated avionics suite trickles down from the Honeywell Primus Epic/Apex used in various business jet …

This Innovation May Save Airlines and Air Cargo Carriers Hundreds of Millions of Dollars

Aireon, a partnership between global communications satellite operator Iridium and a handful of air traffic control providers, is trying to change that by connecting global air traffic to a satellite-based communication network. Through technology known as ADSB, Aireon would track commercial aircraft …

GAO: DoD, FAA Should Address Security Risks Associated With ADSB Avionics Implementation

The Government Accountability Office has urged the Defense Department and the Federal Aviation Administration to mitigate security risks associated with the installation of Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast Out avionics on military aircraft. GAO said Thursday individuals can use “readily ..

Elliott Completes Ground Testing Of Excel, XLS ADSB Equipment

Elliott Aviation has completed FAA ground testing and flight testing of its new ADSB equipment for the Citation Excel and XLS airframes. The supplemental type certificate can also be applied to any aircraft with the Honeywell Primus radio package, such as the Hawker 800A/800XP and Hawker 1000.

Next gen aircraft ID system vulnerable, watchdog finds

Through ADSB, the FAA is looking to modernize ground-based radar systems with a satellite-based system for automated aircraft position reporting, navigation and digital communications. ADSB provides more precise locations of aircraft in the air and on the ground at airports, has a greater coverage …

A decade later, still no cybersecurity fixes for NextGen aircraft tracking

The DoD expressed concerns about ADSB Out starting in 2008 because the technology uses global positioning satellites to provide real-time aircraft location and velocity data more accurately than legacy radar. Defense officials said the new tracking technology presented possible risks to military …

Space-Based ADSB Undergoes Successful Testing

The FAA’s testing took place between New Jersey and New York, while NAV CANADA’s testing happened in Edmonton airspace. Both used ADSB transponders operating at 125 watts. NAV CANADA’s Director of Flight Operations Anthony MacKay said that everything used in the test is commercially ..

High-tech but obsolete: Air-traffic control starts seeing decades-delayed upgrade

“The FAA claims that by the year 2020, the combined efforts of multiple new NextGen platforms will reduce delays by 38 percent, saving an estimated $24 billion for the US. The system similar to the ADSB, Performance-Based Navigation and Data Comm are expected to save time and fuel, decrease …

US and Canada test out satellite navigation technology fast replacing radar

The US’ Federal Aviation Authority and Canada’s air navigation service provider have conducted further trials of an ADSB system as both prepare to roll … top and bottom-mounted antennas on the FAA’s “flying laboratory” jet known as N47, retrofitted with highly calibrated flight-data test equipment and ..

Security risks remain unresolved in new system for tracking military aircraft

In 2010, the FAA issued a final rule requiring all civilian and military aircraft flying within U.S. airspace to be equipped with ADSB Out, which uses satellites to transmit flight information to enabled receivers. ADSBOut is a key component of the FAA’s ongoing modernization effort to switch from a …

Urgent Need for DOD and FAA to Address Risks and Improve Planning forTechnology That Tracks …

Since 2008, the Department of Defense (DOD) and the Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have identified a variety of risks related to Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADSB) Out technology that could adversely affect DOD security and missions.

FAA and NAV CANADA flight tests further validate Aireon’s space-based ADSBsystem

“These flights are a key step in validating Aireon’s space-based ADSB system,” said Dr. Michael Garcia, director of systems engineering at Aireon. “The technology has exceeded our expectations in both the U.S. and Canada to provide real-time surveillance. Most exciting for our team was to see how …

BendixKing AeroVue Certified in King Air B200

“We are excited to bring the same quality and sophistication of Honeywell’s Primus Epic and Primus Apex integrated flight decks to King Air B200 … “AeroVue provides our customers the reliability and functionality that they expect. … The suite is also full compliant with the FAA’s ADSB mandate.

BendixKing AeroVue Receives King Air Certification

The new flight deck is available now, and brings business jet technology and functionality to the general aviation cockpit. This is BendixKing’s first … greater range and more payload capacity. Finally, AeroVue brings owners into compliance with the Federal Aviation Administration’s ADSB mandate.

Elliott Nears Citation Excel/XLS STC for Low-cost ADSB

Elliott Aviation is anticipating an STC from the FAA for its new low-cost ADSB Out solution for the Cessna Citation Excel and XLS. According to the Illinois-based MRO, the STC can also be applied to any aircraft with the Honeywell Primus radio package, including the Hawker 800A/800XP and 1000; …

Elliott Aviation Successfully Completes FAA Testing on New Low-Cost ADSBSolution for Citation …

January 17, 2018, Moline, IL – Elliott Aviation, a leading avionics retrofitter and holder of multiple ADSBSTC’s, has just successfully completed FAA ground testing and flight testing of their new low-cost ADSBsolution for the Citation Excel and XLS airframes. In addition to the Citation Excel, this STC …

Air Traffic Control Enters the 21st Century

Today, by requiring each aircraft to constantly broadcast its GPS-verified position, a new technology, Automatic Dependent Surveillance–Broadcast (ADSB), gives controllers a precise fix on each airplane in the airspace. In addition to the controller, other pilots get the same information—everything …

Stevens Aviation Announces STC for NXT-600 Transponder

South Carolina-based Stevens Aviation has secured an AML STC for L3 Aviation’s NXT-600 mode-S transponder. This allows the company to provide ADSB Out compliance for several aircraft models. The first aircraft to be upgraded with the installation was a Citation 650 with a non-integrated avionics …

Garmin earns two Supplier of the Year awards from Embraer

Garmin’s aviation business segment is a leading provider of solutions to OEM, aftermarket, military and government customers. Garmin’s portfolio includes navigation, communication, flight control, hazard avoidance, an expansive suite of ADSB solutions and other products and services that are known …

AOPA Offers Midair Safety Seminars

Pilots may think that talking to ATC or using ADSB protects them from mid-air collisions, but mistakes still can happen, and they can be fatal. AOPA’s Air Safety Institute is taking on the mid-air threat in a big way, offering in-person seminars at 48 sites across the U.S. this year. “What we hope pilots take …

GomSpace selects Virgin Orbit to launch new nanosatellites

GomSpace’s Mauritius-based customer Aerial and Maritime will operate the constellation following their launch. GomSpace CEO Niels Buus said: “Virgin Orbit and LauncherOne are a key part of building out our ADSB and AIS monitoring constellation, which is going to fill a need that is both socially and …

GomSpace taps Virgin Orbit to launch nanosatellites for tracking ships and planes

The constellation is designed to carry Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADSB) payloads for tracking planes, and Automatic Identification System (AIS) payloads for maritime vessels. A&M’s constellation will focus on tracking aviation and maritime traffic between 37 degrees north and south …

GCAA’s ADSB systems awaiting IP address to become operational

The ADSB systems installed by the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) are aimed at bolstering safety in the aviation sector. Director-General, GCAA, Lieutenant Colonel (retd), Egbert Field said the authority is currently sourcing a static IP address for the systems to become fully operational. “The one ..

GomSpace Signs Contract for Low-inclination Launch on Virgin Orbit’s LauncherOne

Virgin Orbit CEO Dan Hart added: “GomSpace has already proven that they have an excellent technologicalsolution that works in space. Now, they need to build out the full constellation, and I’m thrilled that our team at Virgin Orbit is playing a key role in that. The ADSB and AIS tracking that this …

MROinsider.com Adds Three Outside Sales Representatives

About MROinsider.com MROinsider.com was founded in 2016 by Lindsay Irwin and Andy Nixon to improve upon the current system of wordof-mouth referrals for aviation maintenance services. With the industry facing a mandatory ADSB update requirement, the founders felt that was the right time for ..

Asecna to deploy surveillance in Western and Central Africa with Aireon

With AireonSM data, ASECNA will from 2019 be able to introduce a continuous layer of surveillance, augmenting existing infrastructure and completing coverage for their entire airspace. ASECNA joins other African ANSPs in the deployment of space-based ADSB. South Africa’s Air Traffic and …

Insitu demonstrates UAS situational awareness system

The system features radio over internet protocol (ROIP) to expand its ability to communicate with air traffic control and local traffic in the flight path. It also combines Airborne Dependent Surveillance-Broadcasts (ADSB) and transponder returns to enable ground control system operators to see the local …

Dynon Skyview HDX Glass: An Update

ADSB In and Out are also included. The autopilot is controlled through a virtual panel or a dedicated hard panel and offers altitude hold, vertical speed and altitude pre-select. A separate virtual subpanel controls the Mode-S transponder Dynon supplies for ADSB Out. The system will be approved for …

King Air ADSB Out

King Air ADSB Out solutions that won’t break the bank. With the new mandate fast approaching we’ve created a rule of thumb guide for the standard avionics suites supplied within the King Air series. Our aim is to provide you with an understanding of what’s required and how best to achieve the …

Fatal midair sparks renewed call for collision avoidance

The widow of a pilot in a fatal Virginia midair collision that involved FAA and NTSB personnel in 2012 has put the spotlight on collision avoidance … He said ADSB traffic avoidance is “an important piece” of see-and-avoid procedures, “but it’s not the only piece” of safety measures that pilots can utilize.

IMP Electronic Systems awarded STC for modernization of Beechcraft 1900D avionics

The aircraft modification replaces the legacy flight instruments with a suite of Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 components and is fully compliant with ADSB Out and the latest DO-260B standard. The new system will provide enhanced situational awareness, higher reliability and reduced operational costs.

Discovery XL-2 out of hibernation

Upgrades include many new, and optional, panel enhancements: Garmin G500 avionics, a Mid Continent Standby Attitude Module, a Garmin GDL 88 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADSB) transceiver, a BendixKing KN-62A DME, Honeywell KR-87 ADF, and STEC 30 autopilot. Standard …

SiriusXM

SiriusXM provides key features and benefits not offered by ADSB Weather (FIS-B). Whether you fly a Light Sport … SiriusXM and AOPA are offering a free one-year AOPA membership to pilots who purchase any eligible new SiriusXM aviation receiver between January 1 and March 31, 2018. Pilots who …

Standard Aero closes LAX repair shop, blaming decline in TFE731 shop visits

But owners of older business jets face the prospect of mandatory upgrades, such as installing an ADSB-equipped navigation system, by 2020. For the oldest TFE731-powered aircraft, declining residual values often don’t justify the cost of investing in such an upgrade at the same time as a scheduled …

Reduced Air Koryo Beijing-Pyongyang service to continue through February

While Air Koryo’s official schedule data shows the Pyongyang–Shenyang route as being active, automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADSB) data tracked by the NK Pro Aviation Tracker shows no flights recorded on the route since December 27, 2017. The lack of ADSB data since late 2017 ..

Satnews Daily

A major improvement that will result in safer conditions with real-time air traffic surveillance to a vast area of African corridors using space-based ADSB. Aireon and Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA) will bring real-time air traffic surveillance to high-trafficked, …

ASECNA and Aireon to provide air traffic surveillance in Africa

Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA) and Aireon have signed a data services agreement to provide real-time air traffic surveillance to high-traffic and terrestrial African corridors. ASECNA will use an automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADSB) aircraft …

IMP Electronic Systems awarded FAA Supplemental Type Certificate for the modernization of the …

The aircraft modification replaces the legacy flight instruments with a suite of Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21™ components and is fully compliant with ADSB Out and the latest DO-260B standard. The new system will provide enhanced situational awareness, higher reliability and reduced operational costs …

African Countries Subscribe To Space-Based ADSB System

WASHINGTON—The joint venture developing a space-based surveillance system based on automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADSB) aircraft position reporting has signed a data services agreement with an organization representing 17 countries in West and Central Africa.

Discovery Aviation Launches Advanced XL-2

The airplane features Garmin’s dual-screen G500 flight display and GDL 88 ADSB Out-compliant transponder, an STEC 30 autopilot, a Bendix King KN-62A DME, and Honeywell’s KR-87 ADF system. Discovery Aviation is focusing on the international flight training market and three new XL-2s will soon …

FAA plans to decommission NDB’s at Glenallen, Mekoryuk and Noatak: User feedback requested

AOPA and others are pushing FAA to expand the network of ADSB ground stations in Alaska, to provide a “minimum operational network” across the state. Decommissioning legacy navigation aids is one way to free up resources, but only after the operational needs of the users have been considered.

Piper gains US approval for G1000NXi-equipped pair

Introduced in January 2017, the new flightdeck features wireless cockpit connectivity, enhanced situational awareness, visual approaches and map overlay on the horizontal situation indicator. NXi-equipped aircraft also meet US and European automatic dependent surveillance – broadcast (ADSB) …

Retrofit Avionics Up 28 Percent

In my segment of the industry – avionics manufacturing, distributing and repair – where we are still recovering from the Great Recession of the 2008-2009 era, avionics sales are already trending upward over the last several months; and it appears the increase is partially due to the ADSB Out mandate …

FAA plans to decommission NDB’s at Glenallen, Mekoryuk and Noatak: User feedback requested

AOPA and others are pushing FAA to expand the network of ADSB ground stations in Alaska, to provide a “minimum operational network” across the state. Decommissioning legacy navigation aids is one way to free up resources, but only after the operational needs of the users have been considered.

ASECNA to Deploy Space-Based ADSB in Western and Central Africa

ASECNA joins other African ANSPs in the deployment of space-based ADSB. South Africa’s Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) and …. the IoT technology in their products but they don’t necessarily have the expertise, knowledge and design team to do so,” explained Adam Morawiec, VP of …

Insitu Demonstrates Broad-area Airspace Situational Awareness System for Unmanned Air Systems

Using either mobile or fixed infrastructure, the system combines Airborne Dependent Surveillance Broadcasts (ADSB) and transponder returns to … and supports unmanned systems and software technology that deliver end-to-end solutions for collecting, processing and understanding sensor data.

FlightAware Doubles ADSB Ground Tracking Network

FlightAware added some 4,000 ground-based ADSB receivers last year, more than doubling its terrestrial network and adding surface-movement coverage of more than 200 airports in the process. The flight-tracking company last fall announced that its coverage was expanding to include airport surface …

Piper M500 and M350 Certified with Garmin G1000 NXi

Additionally, faster processing power supports improved map rendering and smoother panning throughout the displays. Optional features such as SurfaceWatch, Flight Stream 510 and improved ADSB options like the GTX 345 are now all available in the next generation M350 and M500 Piper products.

Piper Offers G1000 NXi Upgrades

Optional features such as SurfaceWatch, Flight Stream 510 and improved ADSB options like the GTX 345 are now available in the Piper cockpits. Piper spokeswoman Jacqueline Carlon told AVweb the STC is not expected to be complete until later this year, so the company hasn’t yet set a firm price for …

Garmin G1000NXi Avionics OK’d for Piper M500

Optional features include SurfaceWatch, Flight Stream 510 wireless gateway, and improved ADSB options. According to Piper president and CEO Simon Caldecott, the G1000NXi avionics further enhance Piper’s M-class aircraft as the “value leaders” in the market place. “NXi equipped M-class products …

Additional NavWorx AMOCs issued

Two new alternate methods of compliance (AMOCs) for the airworthiness directive affecting most NavWorx Inc. universal access transceivers (UATs) were recently approved by the FAA, allowing the NavWorx ADS600-B to be used with certain Avidyne GPS receivers and the ADS600-EXP to be used ..

Banyan Air Service Hosts Upcoming Garmin Seminar

The seminar will be presented by Dave Brown and Joseph Stewart of Garmin and will cover Garmin’s latest retrofit display solutions for Part 25 and Part 23 Turbine aircraft including G5000, G1000 NXi, and G600/G500 TXi. In addition, Garmin’s Part 25 ADSB solutions, the lastest enhancements to the …

The FAA’s new VR app lets you experience ADSB tech through a plane’s cockpit

If you’re not an airplane buff (I’m not), chances are that you haven’t heard of ADSB tech. In layman’s terms, it’s a surveillance technology that uses satellite navigation to position and track an aircraft, and it’s gradually replacing ground radar. The FAA has created a virtual reality app to showcase what …

Year in Review: Culture Change Marks Huerta’s FAA Legacy

Stressing that the 2020 deadline for ADSB Out equipage would not change, he told operators “Manufacturers have done their part. The FAA has done its part. Now it’s time to do yours.” The FAA even developed a rebate program to help promote equipage—and despite Huerta’s urging “don’t leave this …

Pace of aviation innovation picks up

The proliferation of lower-cost avionics included Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADSB) receivers, annunciator panels like the FlexAlert Multifunction Annunciator, and an external data module for GA that looks quite a bit like a bomb and provides a potentially lifesaving source of attitude

SITAONAIR details how airline RFP process is evolving for IFEC

So says SITAONAIR VP of strategy Dominique El Bez in a wide-ranging interview with Runway Girl Network, during which he also revealed that the Aireon space-based ADSB service is exceeding expectations during testing. “You still have some RFPs with IFEC together, but what I tend to think is we

Duncan Aviation Updates Its ADSB Straight Talk Book

Informing customers about the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) NextGen mandates is just one of the ways Duncan Aviation keeps its customers in the air instead of on the ground. Another way is by publishing and updating the company’s Straight Talk books on a regular basis

ITU adopts new satellite technique to improve flight safety

The technical principals adopted by ITU support implementation of reception of ADSB via satellite that would enhance surveillance of aircraft, particularly in areas where terrestrial receivers cannot practically be deployed, such as in oceanic, trans-polar and remote regions and would be a major step in …

FlightAware Announces ADSB Coverage Growth

ADSB is a surveillance technology via which an aircraft automatically determines its position and broadcasts it, enabling the plane to be tracked. The FAA has mandated that aircraft flying above 10,000 feet in United States airspace must be equipped to send ADSB positions by January 1, 2020

Reviews for DUAL XGPS190 ADSB Receiver

Reviews for With Dual Band and AHRS The XGPS190 features a WAAS GPS, dual band (978/1090 MHz) ADSB receiver for weather & traffic information, and AHRS artificial horizon for EFB apps with synthetic vision. It connects to up to 2 devices via Bluetooth

UPS, Boeing 757 Hacking and More Top Avionics Articles of 2017

The Cost of ADS-B and Where to Find Financial Assistance. No surprise that breaking into the top five in this list is an article about ADS-B. As the FAA’s ADS-B Out mandate creeps closer, the pressure to equip in the near future is mounting. In this article, Robert Moorman explores what general aviation …

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