FreeFlight STCs ADS-B OUT For Sikorsky S-76 A/B/C

 Aviation International News – FreeFlight pioneered ADS-Bapprovals, having developed the first STC to meet the Jan. 1, 2020 mandate. That system was for the AgustaWestland …

Comlux Nearing Fans/CPDLC and ADS-B Upgrade for Challenger 600s

Aviation International News – Owners of Bombardier CL-600 series jets will have an option for upgrading their jets, including older ones, to the latest NextGen technology, including …

JetTech Adds ADS-B To Citation Modification Program

Aviation International News – The ADS-B portion of the STC uses Garmin’s GDL 88, a dual-link transceiver that provides ADS-B OUT on the 1090ES frequency and ADS-B IN …

FreeFlight Systems announces STC for 1090ES ADS-B Out solution for Sikorsky S-76A/B/C

 Vertical Magazine (press release) – FreeFlight Systems has announced FAA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval for a 1090ES ADS-B Out solution for all Sikorsky S-76A/B/C …

Canada a player in project to track airliners by satellite

Canada.com – Even as more aircraft are now being equipped with so-called “next-generation” Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) transponders …

Malaysia Airlines 777 Search Raises Flight Following Issue

Aviation International News – Outside of radar coverage, properly equipped aircraft can also be tracked by automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B). Through ADS-B …

TCAA Set to Update Surveillance Infrastructure, Message Handling System

AllAfrica.com – With the state of-the-art ADS-B technology, Tanzania will become one of the first few African countries to implement this highly accurate and …

Tech built to find missing aircraft not always used

Computerworld – Even if the latest GPS technology is on a plane, it may be damaged — or … Rather than relying on a radar ping, ADS-B uses a GPS signal and an …

NextGen GA Fund Selects Banking Partners to Assist with Financing Packages for General

Fort Mills Times – The NextGen GA Fund will finance FAA-approved NextGen avionics, including WAAS-capable GPS, ADS-B In, ADS-B Out, RNAV/RNP avionics, data …

Nationwide Deployment Of ADS-B Nearly Finished

Aviation Week – Exelis is the prime contractor for the automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) project, and is installing 660 ground stations to achieve …

Harris Corporation Completes Space Qualification Testing of Hosted Payload for Satellite-Based

Broadway World – The company’s Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) 1090 Extended Squitter receiver payload has been successfully tested and …

Bill Gattle: Harris to Enter Production Phase of Aircraft Tracking System

ExecutiveBiz (blog) – The Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast 1090 Extended Squitter receiver payload passed the duration and performance testing in harsh …

Missing jet veered far off course, transponder may have been shut off

Globalnews.ca  – But within the last decade, a new form of tracking has gained popularity: Automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast, or ADS-B. This type of tracking, …

Thailand expands ADS-B trial with Saab upgrade

ATWOnline  – Saab first deployed an ADS-B trial system at AEROTHAI’s Bangkok headquarters in 2007 for initial surveillance evaluation. That system is now being …

Nationwide Deployment Of ADSB Nearly Finished

Aviation Week – Nationwide Deployment Of ADSB Nearly Finished will be by far the largest such system in the world and a key foundation for the NextGen initiative.

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