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NAV Portugal exports the MARIA project to HungaroControl

NAV Portugal and HungaroControl signed a contract to supply to the Hungarian air navigation service provider (ANSP) the Model of ATM Reality in Action (MARIA), an in-house project developed by NAV. The contract was signed last December and includes access to NAV's software, the license of use, and training for Hungarian teams.

ENAIRE successfully finishes upgrading entire ATC operational communications network

ENAIRE has successfully completed the deployment and commissioning of the fifth generation of its Air Navigation Data Network (REDAN V). This network, which includes transport and other value-added elements, integrates voice and data communications for air navigation, providing coverage at every airport, air traffic control centre and, in general, any location that generates or uses aviation information.

Spirit AeroSystems selected to build UK’s first LANCA prototype

Northern Ireland-based Spirit AeroSystems has been awarded a £30m contract by the UK Ministry of Defence to design and manufacture a prototype for the Royal Air Force’s Lightweight Affordable Novel Combat Aircraft (LANCA) programme

The Monday Military Aviation Quiz 27

Welcome to the 27th Monday Military Aviation Quiz! How well do you know your modern military aircraft? Test your aircraft recognition skills here!

WheelTug and IATA form new partnership

The electric taxi system eliminates the use of tugs and jet engines, boasting improved environmental prospects

Warning of serious risk to industry from fake COVID-19 certificates

A company developing a secure health passport says it’s the only way to protect the sector

BWI Airport launches LiDAR social distancing scheme

Using new technology, customers will be notified if they need to be more dispersed

Paris for Microsoft Flight Simulator

Orbx has released Landmarks Paris City Pack for Microsoft Flight Simulator.

Wingcopter raises $22M to advance technology leadership in drone delivery, announces serial production

Wingcopter, the German developer, manufacturer and operator of unmanned delivery drones for commercial and humanitarian applications, has secured $22 million in Series A funding. Wingcopter will use the funds to strengthen its leadership in drone-based logistics, with a special focus on healthcare-related applications, including the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines.

R-SYS successfully deployed "mydronespace" registration and airspace management service for drone pilots in Hungary

The Slovak company R-SYS Ltd., Subsidiary of ERA, have successfully completed a process of development and deployment of mydronespaceTM system for Hungarian Air Navigation Services HungaroControl.