Tag Archives: airspace

Christian Zur, Scott Kordella on Safe Coexistence of Space Launch Sector, Aviation Industry

Christian Zur of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Scott Kordella of Mitre wrote in an opinion piece published Tuesday on Federal Times that the U.S. needs to have a “single operational picture” to facilitate timely and accurate monitoring of aircraft and space systems and enable the space launch sector to safely coexist with the aviation industry.

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Leidos Introduces UAS Safety Notification Service to Support Airspace Safety

Leidos has unveiled a service that will allow aircraft pilots to automatically receive notifications of unmanned aircraft systems operations in an effort to help maintain safety in national  airspace. The UAS Notification Service aims to prevent the overlap of commercial UAS and military aircraft operations through a process called deconfliction, Leidos said Thursday. The company added its web-based …

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CEO Kevin Robinson on MTSI’s Unmanned Technology Partnerships & Full Employee Stock Ownership Goal

Kevin Robinson succeeded Modern Technology Solutions Inc. co-founder Phil Soucy as president and CEO of Alexandria, Virginia-based government services contractor in early 2014. Started in 1993, the employee-owned MTSI with 700 workers on its current roster focuses on technical and engineering services in areas such as unmanned aircraft, missile defense, intelligence …

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Harris Lands VoIP Comms System Supply Contract With UK’s NATS; Ed Sayadian Comments

Harris Corp. has secured a contract to provide U.K.-based air navigation services provider NATS a cloud-based voice over Internet protocol communications platform to support air traffic management operations in the U.K. and Europe. The contract covers the installation of the Harris-built Voice Communications System for the 21st Century at three …

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Thales-Ultra Electronics ATS Team Lands GSA Contract to Update DoD Link-16 Pulse Deconfliction Server

Thales will work with Ultra Electronics Advanced Tactical Systems to provide a software platform and update the Defense Department’s Link-16 Pulse Deconfliction Server under a contract awarded by the General Services Administration. The Thales-built Web Reference Architecture software will work to help DoD schedule the operations of Link-16 terminal radios and related systems in compliance with …

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Lockheed, Adacel Team to Offer Australia Air Traffic Mgmt Tool

Lockheed Martin will partner with software and systems integrator Adacel Technologies to offer an air traffic management system tool to the Australian government, Proactive Investors Australia reported Friday. Bevis Yeo writes the companies are proposing Lockheed’s Skyline Enterprise platform for a joint initiative run by Australia’s Defence Department and AirServices …

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